LG G7 ThinQ™ - Set Up Fingerprint Recognition

Note Notes:

  • A fingerprint is utilized to unlock the device.
  • For the fingerprint scanner to operate, hands must be clean and free of moisture, dirt, oil, lotion, dyes, etc.
  • Up to 5 fingerprints can be registered on the device.


  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Lock screen & security Network and internet icon.
    Note These instructions apply to Home mode only.
  2. Tap Fingerprints > NEXT.
  3. Follow the onscreen instructions on how to scan your fingerprint. Place your finger on the Home button (back), lift slightly until all steps are completed. 
    Note If presented, follow onscreen prompts to unlock device.
    Note If presented, select a lock screen option (e.g., pattern, PIN, password) then follow the steps to complete the process.
    Note Refer to Set Up Screen Lock for assistance.
  4. Tap OK (lower-right).
  5. Tap the Screen lock switch to turn on Switch On icon or off Switch Off icon.
  6. Tap the Content lock switch to turn on or off.
    Note When on, follow the onscreen instructions to set up an additional lock option (e.g., PIN, pattern, etc.).


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