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Fingerprint Setup Rename Fingerprint Remove fingerprint

Fingerprint Setup

In order to unlock the LG device using fingerprint or to use other verification functions, a fingerprint must be added to the system. Any number of fingerprints can be added to the LG device, even from different people.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  General
Step 3:  Tap on  Lock screen & security
Step 4:  Tap on  Fingerprints
Step 5:  Tap on  Next
Step 6:  Enter  Password / PIN / Pattern
Step 7:  Touch the  fingerprint sensor  with your desired finger
Step 8:  Confirm with  OK
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on General
  3. Tap on Lock screen & security
  4. Tap on Fingerprints
  5. Tap on Next
  6. Enter Password/PIN/Pattern
  7. Touch the fingerprint sensor with your desired finger
  8. Confirm with OK

Rename Fingerprint

By default, newly created fingerprints on the LG device are numbered "Finger 1", "Finger 2" etc. For better order and identification, the fingerprints can also be renamed.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  General
Step 3:  Tap on  Lock screen & security
Step 4:  Tap on  Fingerprints
Step 5:  Enter  Password / PIN / Pattern
Step 6:  Tap on desired  Fingerprint
Step 7:  Enter  name  and tap on  Save
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on General
  3. Tap on Lock screen & security
  4. Tap on Fingerprints
  5. Enter Password/PIN/Pattern
  6. Tap on desired Fingerprint
  7. Enter name and tap on Save

Remove fingerprint

Fingerprints stored on the LG unit can be removed one at a time, and the current password/PIN/screen lock pattern is required to delete a print.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  General
Step 3:  Tap on  Lock screen & security
Step 4:  Tap on  Fingerprints
Step 5:  Enter  Password / PIN / Pattern
Step 6:  Tap on  Remove
Step 7:  Confirm with  Delete
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on General
  3. Tap on Lock screen & security
  4. Tap on Fingerprints
  5. Enter Password/PIN/Pattern
  6. Tap on Remove
  7. Confirm with Delete

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