Select Accounts in the Settings. Click Get started in the Windows Hello setup. Since about a month ago the fingerprint scanner for my laptop is not working anymore, in the sense that when I switch on the notebook, the sensor's light doesn't even blink. Go to the home page of the Settings. Find Lenovo Fingerprint Manager Pro or Lenovo Fingerprint Manager in the program list, and then right click it to uninstall it.
Discussion in '' started by AlexandriaS,. I connected my hotmail account to my laptop sign in account. Driver Talent will automatically download and install the most suitable driver version for you. I don't know how to fix this so that I can use my fingerprint reader again. Select Scan for hardware changes.
I have provided direct download link for. Your fingerprint is another method for logging into your Windows account. Do you have any experiences or ideas to share with us? Driver Easy will automatically recognize your system and find the correct drivers for it. When a logon account is registered and you have enrolled a fingerprint in the access manager, you can use your fingerprint to logon to those applications and web sites. Read one of the following sections to start the fingerprint reader for the first time, or add or delete fingerprints after the initial set up. Now logoff and on windows logon screen only swipe your finger. Wait for the detecting process to complete.
Please try to find related drivers from Toshiba website. Click the download button below to get Driver Talent and follow the easy steps to fix the issue right now. I downloaded and reinstalled the scanner tool. I suggest you to try few of the below troubleshooting steps and check if it helps. Feel free to drop a comment below and let us know your thoughts. Though it offers steps for Win8, they should work for Win10 too. I thought that maybe it would be fixed but it still doesn't register that I'm swiping my finger.
Can anyone please help me out? Click Log On to open the logon wizard then hit next to begin the process. Do the same for the fingerprint device. Though the steps in this link are for Windows 8, they would work with Windows 10. To use the right ring finger, pick that finger. Click on any finger and swipe finger as per on screen instructions. The Password Manager collects the Username, a password, and any other required values for logging in.
Choose Add Another if you want to repeat the process with another finger, or you can choose to close the program. When I tried to register my finger prints again, it said that they have already been registered. Install Biometric Device Driver as per below screenshot. Original title: Fingerprint Reader not working Hi Kayleigh, Thank you for posting in Microsoft Community, we appreciate your interest in Windows 10. I downloaded the files and simply copied them in the directories as they were zipped. Go to the Accounts menu. Once security manager is downloaded, install its setup file and wait until the installation is complete.
Inside windows and I pass my finger in the reader it opens DigitalPersona as it is recognizing my fingerprint. Some of the stuff didn't work, or was needed but it did make life extremely easier than having to search for the correct drivers. Follow the steps below to set up a new web site logon. You may now log out and close the application window. I tried many, many driver installations and packages before and none of them worked. I read that Windows 10 is able to detect fingerprint scanners and special cameras for a more secure way of logging into Windows via Windows Hello. If you are also nagged by this nettlesome issue, just read on and have a try.
Clicking on one of the fingers will highlight it. I would really appreciate it if you can help me solve that problem. The zip file can be downloaded here: I was unable to add them to this Post, I'm sorry for that. You can update your drivers automatically with either the or the of Driver Easy. Remember: A stronger password made up of upper- or lower-case letters, characters and numbers can offer the same amount of login protection as a fingerprint reader. Hit next and it will go to registration page. It used to work fine when I had windows 7.
I managed to install the correct driver and the Digital Persona is reading the fingerprint correctly but I cannot use to log in. Use Windows 10 Troubleshooter to Fix the Windows Hello Problem Windows Troubleshooter is a built-in tool you can use to detect and fix Windows 10 problems. My problem was resolved by afurster - for anyone looking for a solution, they should follow his advice. Select any other required information such as, the Stay signed in option. I too am in search of a solution to the fingerprint login issue which worked fine on windows 7.