Windows 10: Fingerprint Reader ?

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  1.    08 Jul 2015 #1

    Fingerprint Reader ?


    Hi,

    I have a Lenovo X1 Carbon (2012 version) with a fingerprint reader. When I want to install the lenovo driver I have a message that said the Windows Biometric Framework need to be activate. I go into gpedit.msc and active the service, reboot the computer but still the error...

    I check in the bios, no error..

    Thanks in advance
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  2. Posts : 92
    64-bit 10240 10 Pro
       08 Jul 2015 #2

    Try looking at services and make sure that service is running. I would thing it should be set to automatic start.
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  3.    08 Jul 2015 #3

    Gary said: View Post
    Try looking at services and make sure that service is running. I would thing it should be set to automatic start.
    The service is running, but still impossible to configure fingerprint...
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  4. Posts : 92
    64-bit 10240 10 Pro
       08 Jul 2015 #4

    If it is a USB device try unplugging it and then plug it back in.
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  5.    08 Jul 2015 #5

    Gary said: View Post
    If it is a USB device try unplugging it and then plug it back in.
    Oh no, it's an internal one
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  6. Posts : 92
    64-bit 10240 10 Pro
       08 Jul 2015 #6

    OK Sorry but that is all I can do. I have never used a Fingerprint Reader. Have you tried the manufacturer's website for an update?
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  7.    08 Jul 2015 #7

    Gary said: View Post
    OK Sorry but that is all I can do. I have never used a Fingerprint Reader. Have you tried the manufacturer's website for an update?
    I launch Windows Update, i'll see if it's solved something..
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  8. Posts : 5,585
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       08 Jul 2015 #8

    It must be a driver issue as my fingerprint reader works fine.
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  9.    08 Jul 2015 #9

    It's weird because in the device manager I can see the fingerprint, and there is a driver for it. But in settings, I can't configure fingerprint
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  10.    08 Jul 2015 #10

    It was a driver issue, now it's work
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