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why iPhone fingerprint doesn't work- Causes and Solutions

IPhone Touch ID/fingerprint not working is one of the few frustrating things that IPhone users face. Your fingerprint having problem is equivalent to your IPhone being useless at that particular moment. But you don’t have to worry because TechPhonereviews.com is going to take care of the problem for you. We are going to take the one step at a time approach before jumping into the solution. Your fingerprint not working may be due to minor mistakes that could have been easily prevented, some of this mistakes/causes are:
  • ·        Old OS version
  • ·        fingers and the Home button are dirty and wet
  • ·        protective case or screen protector


HOW TO PROVIDE SOLUTION TO THIS PROBLEMS
Update os version
Having faced may IPhone and IPad challenges over the years we have realized that you using an older version of the Operating system affects your device in one way or the other. There was a time the touchpad/fingerprint of a friend of mine was malfunctioning, but all he had to do to stop this problem is updating his OS.
Tip: If you are using an older version of OS, a mere updating it to the latest one may be your way out.

Ensure that your fingers and the Home button are clean: SOLUTION
A normal thing that is expected of you is to ensure that your Home button and fingers are clean. Ensure that it is moisture free.
Tip: Clean your home button and fingers with a clean and dry cloth. Try To use your Touch ID/Fingerprint now and see if it starts working.

Use protective case or screen protector properly: GREAT APPROACH
This turns out to be the problem at times, so to prevent it Ensure that your protective case or screen protector isn’t interfering with your Touch ID/Fingerprint Identity Sensor.

IPhone Unlock or iTunes & App Store Approach: THE ULTIMATE SOLUTION
This is another cool way to handle the issue of Touch ID not working properly. Simply follow the steps listed below:
Step 1:
Go to Settings, then Navigate to Touch ID and Passcode. Now enter your passcode

Step 2: Simply turn off IPhone unlock and iTunes and App store

Step3: Return to your home screen and restart (Sleep/wake button and home button) your IPhone device

Step4:  Repeat step 1

Step5: Now turn On IPhone unlock and iTunes and App store

Step6: Tap on Add a fingerprint and add another one.

CONCLUSIONS
The solution provided above has been successfully used by many users to solve Touch ID/ Fingerprint problem easily and I expect it to do the same for you easily.









why iPhone fingerprint doesn't work- Causes and Solutions why iPhone fingerprint doesn't work- Causes and Solutions Reviewed by Mr Admin on December 29, 2017 Rating: 5

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