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Finger print unlock issue

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Finger print unlock issue

Hello, 

 

For some reason my finger print unlock has been removed.

 

It kept saying today that finger print unlock wasn't available and I'd have to unlock my device manually.  However after restarting my phone, there isn't even an option to add a finger print or unlock via a finger print. 

 

What should I do?

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Emperor
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Re: Finger print unlock issue

@BrigitteB

 

is this the same device as the other 2 posts?

 

https://talk.sonymobile.com/t5/Xperia-XZ/I-can-t-remove-my-lockscreen-pattern-pin-password/m-p/13052...

 

and

 

https://talk.sonymobile.com/t5/Xperia-XZ/Crack-in-Body-is-it-still-water-proof/m-p/1289540




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One time poster
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Re: Finger print unlock issue

Same happened to me. Super annoying and took ages to find a solution: https://www.reddit.com/r/SonyXperia/comments/862er9/xperia_z5_fingerprint_manager_missing/