Secure your android Nougat 7.0 & 7.1 device using fingerprint sensor. It’s quiet easy to set up fingerprint on android 7.0 Nougat devices such as Moto G4 plus, Nexus 6P / 6 / 5X, Galaxy Note 7, LG V20, Google Pixel & Pixel XL and more. Using fingerprint sensor, you can secure your device, unlock your phone, purchase any apps or games from Google Play Store and other payment method. Do not use other person fingerprint, because of added fingerprint user can purchase any things.
You can also use other security options on your device including screen lock, swipe, PIN number, Pattern Lock and Password. One of the best secure methods is set strong PIN or Pattern lock compare to use fingerprint sensor on your android Nougat 7.0 / 7.1 devices. In this tutorial, i will show simple process to set up fingerprint on android 7.0 Nougat.
Complete guide to set up fingerprint on android 7.0 Nougat
Step 1: Tap on “apps” from home screen on your android 7.0 device
Step 2: Go to “Settings” app
You can see various sections.
Step 3: Tap on “Security” under personal section
Step 4: Under device security section, tap on “Fingerprint”
You can see two options, one is continue and the other is cancel.
Step 5: Tap on “Continue”
You can see three different ways to backup screen lock method.
- Fingerprint + Pattern
- Fingerprint + PIN
- Fingerprint + Password
Step 6: Tap on Fingerprint + Pattern (Choose whatever option you set)
Step 7: Draw an unlock pattern & press continue
Step 8: Draw pattern again to confirm & press confirm
You can see notifications options when your device is locked.
Step 9: Choose from above given option and Click on “Done”
Step 10: Now find the fingerprint sensor on your device.
In Moto G4 plus device, fingerprint sensor seen the bottom front of your phone.
Step 11: Click on “Next”
Step 12: Tap your finger a number of times to record your fingerprint in your android Nougat 7.0 / 7.1 devices & tap on “Next”
Step 13: Put your finger on the fingerprint sensor & Lift after you feel a vibration and again put it.
Continue this process vary slowly each time before completed process, you can see below screen your smartphone after set up fingerprint sensor on Moto G4 plus and other device.
Step 14: Tap on “Done”
To add another person fingerprint, tap on “Add another” option from above given screen.
To delete scanned fingerprint: Settings > Personal > Security > Fingerprint > Confirm pattern > Delete
How to set up fingerprint on Samsung Galaxy S8:
Settings > Lock screen & security > Fingerprint scanner > Enter Password, PIN or pattern > Add your fingerprint
Let me know in the comment section if you have any question about to set up fingerprint on android 7.0 Nougat devices. Feel free to share this android 7.1 Nougat trick with friends!