How to Adding a fingerprint for the first time Using HUAWEI P10?

Adding a fingerprint for the first time

You can use a fingerprint to unlock your screen, access locked apps and the safe, and make secure payments.

To better protect your privacy, you can only use the fingerprint screen unlock feature when the unlock method is set to PIN orPassword .

  1. Touch Settings .
  2. Touch Fingerprint ID > PIN or Password , and set an unlock password by following the on-screen instructions.
  3. Once you have set a password, touch New fingerprint to add your fingerprint.
  4. Place your fingertip on the fingerprint sensor. Press down lightly on the sensor until your device vibrates. Repeat this step using different parts of your fingertip.
  5. Touch OK .

To unlock the screen, place your fingertip on the fingerprint sensor.

You will be asked to enter your backup PIN or password when you restart your device or if fingerprint recognition fails.

How to Using fingerprint recognition on HUAWEI Mobile Phone P9

In addition to waking and unlocking the screen, the fingerprint sensor can also be used to take a photo, answer an incoming call, and disable an alarm.

Adding a fingerprint for the first time

See Configuring your fingerprint ID for more information on configuring fingerprint unlock.

Adding, deleting, or renaming a fingerprint

Add multiple fingerprints to make it easier to unlock your HUAWEI Mobile Phone P9. You can also delete or rename fingerprints.

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1 Open Settings.
2 Touch Fingerprint ID > Fingerprint management.
3 Enter the screen lock password, and then touch Done.
4 In the Fingerprint list section, you can:

• Touch New fingerprint to add a fingerprint. You can add up to five in total.
• Touch a previously added fingerprint to rename or delete it.

Accessing Safe with your fingerprint

Use your fingerprint to access your Safe without entering the password.

1 Open Settings.
2 Touch Fingerprint ID > Fingerprint management.
3 Enter the screen lock password, and then touch Next.
4 Touch Access safe, and then follow the onscreen instructions to enter your Safe password and enable fingerprint recognition.

Once you have completed the settings, touch Files > Safe. You can now use your fingerprint to access your Safe.

Accessing App Lock with your fingerprint

Use your fingerprint to access locked applications.

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1 Open Settings.
2 Touch Fingerprint ID > Fingerprint management.
3 Enter the screen lock password, and then touch Next.
4 Touch Access app lock, and then follow the onscreen instructions to enter your App Lock password and enable fingerprint recognition.

Touch Phone Manager > App lock once you have completed the settings, and then use your fingerprint to view the App Lock status. You can also use your fingerprint to access locked applications on the home screen.

Using fingerprint recognition for your Huawei ID

1 Open Settings.
2 Touch Fingerprint ID > Fingerprint management.
3 Enter the screen lock password, and then touch Next.
4 Touch Verify your Huawei ID, and then follow the onscreen instructions to enter your password and enable fingerprint recognition for your Huawei ID.

Fingerprint sensor touch gestures

Touch or swipe the sensor with any finger to perform common tasks.

1 Open Settings.
2 Touch Fingerprint ID.
3 In the Touch and hold gesture section, turn on switches for features you want to enable.

Take photo/video: When using the camera viewfinder, touch and hold the fingerprint sensor to take a picture.

Answer call: When you have an incoming call, touch and hold the fingerprint sensor to answer it.

Stop alarm: When your alarm goes off, touch and hold the fingerprint sensor to disable it.

4.In the Slide gesture section, turn on switches for features you want to enable.

• Show notification panel: Swipe down on the fingerprint sensor using any finger to open the notification panel. Tap the sensor twice to clear all notifications, and swipe up on the sensor to close the notification panel.

• Browse photos: When viewing photos in full screen mode, swipe left or right on the sensor to switch between photos.