How to enable fingerprint swipe gesture on Pixel 3

What is a gesture? Gesture is useful to quickly show notifications using fingerprint sensor, open camera or switch camera mode and check other notification messages in your device. You can see several gestures on Google Pixel 3 XL 9.0 and other devices. But in this tutorial, I’ll show you how to enable fingerprint swipe gesture on Pixel 3 Pie.

In latest Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL gestures settings, you can see Active edge, Swipe fingerprint for notifications, jump to camera, flip to camera and prevent ringing. By default turn off fingerprint scanner gesture in your android Pie, Oreo and other devices. Let see step by step process to enable fingerprint swipe gesture on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL Pie.

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How to enable fingerprint swipe gesture on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL Pie 9.0

When turn on fingerprint swipe gesture on Pixel 3 XL and Pixel 3, just swipe down on the fingerprint sensor on the back of your phone and you can see notifications you receive. Check out below given settings to activate fingerprint swipe gesture on Pixel 3 Pie.

Step 1: Swipe down notification shade from top of the screen


Step 2: Tap Settings gear icon

Step 3: Scroll down up to end of the page and tap System

Pixel 3 Gestures settings

Step 4: Tap Gestures

Turn on fingerprint swipe gesture on Pixel 3 XL Pie

Step 5: Tap Swipe fingerprint for notifications

How to enable fingerprint swipe gesture on Pixel 3 Pie

Step 6: Turn on Swipe fingerprint for notifications toggle to activate Pixel 3 gesture

Now you can quickly access notifications message using fingerprint scanner in your Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. You can also check notification using Pixel 3 Ambient display settings.

Step 1: Swipe down notification shade from top of the screen

Step 2: Tap Settings gear icon

Step 3: Tap Display

Step 4: Tap Advanced

Step 5: Scroll down up to Ambient display and tap on it

Here you can see below given settings that helpful to quickly show notification on lock screen or always on display.

Double tap to check phone

Just double tap on your Google Pixel 3 screen to quickly see message notifications you missed.

Lift to check phone

Just pick up your Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL device to quickly view received lock screen notifications.

Step 6: Turn on toggle you want from above options

You can easily show notifications on lock screen or always on display on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL using this setting.

And that’s all. We hope above given tutorial helpful to enable fingerprint swipe gesture on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL Pie. If you have any question, tell us in below comment box. Stay and connect with us for latest updates.

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