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Built in fingerprint scanner started not recognizing my fingerprint

2017-03-12, 22:42 PM

My fingerprint scanner has been working just fine but recently kept having trouble recognizing it. Now it won't work at all on any finger and it is clean...

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Re: Built in fingerprint scanner started not recognizing my fingerprint

2017-03-13, 12:37 PM

Hi there, Bekahg         -

 

Thank you for writing in to the Lenovo Forum - happy to have you here today.

 

Could you please share the system model details?

Also,  you should remove/uninstall the Fingerprint driver from Device manager, then install it from Windows Update, then it works fine!

Update us how it goes.

 

 

           

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Re: Built in fingerprint scanner started not recognizing my fingerprint

2017-03-21, 23:23 PM

It's a Lenovo Yoga. I looked throught the device managers' section and couldn't find the fingerprint scanner drive to uninstall either

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Re: Built in fingerprint scanner started not recognizing my fingerprint

2017-03-28, 5:41 AM

When you have a moment, can you please refer to this that was filed regarding a similar issue and let me know if it is relevant to the problem you are seeing?

 

Update us how it goes.

 

 

 

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