The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 is a great Android smartphone with many built-in features, including a fingerprint scanner.
The Flip3 fingerprint scanner uses the power button and a thumbprint or fingerprint to unlock the phone.
Once set up, there will be an option for fingerprint unlock and fingerprint always on.
The most common setup is to enable Fingerprint unlock and disable fingerprint always on but this is a personal option.
The fingerprint always option on states:
Wake and unlock your phone just by touching the side key. Turn on for quick access or turn off to avoid accidental fingerprint scans.
Once the scanner is setup, the option can be turned on or off at any time.
How To Setup Fingerprint Scan Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3
- Click on Settings (Gear Icon)
- Find and Click Biometrics and Security
- Select Fingerprints
- Enter your Pin Number or set one up
- Click Continue
- Place your thumb on the power button and move it around to get a good scan
- The scan percentage will go up to 100 percent and say Fingerprint added
- Click on Done, and the scanner will be ready to use
Setting up the Galaxy Z Flip3 fingerprint scanner is quick and easy to do.
The power button is used to read your print which must first be read by the smartphone’s biometrics.
Once set up, the phone can unlock quickly by pressing your thumb or finger on the power button.
Any finger or thumb can be read, or all can be read and set up to be used.
There are more advanced options that can be set depending on preferences.
Unlocking a phone with a thumbprint is much quicker and easier than using the pin code.
Of course, this is a personal choice, with the pin code also a good option for some users.
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