The thing is, I have the software all working and running. Have tried all i came up with but with no resuts. I was able to successfully install it on Vista x64 and it says it will work on 7 too. I have the same issue with my Lenovo T400. Have you checked the Authentec site for updated drivers? Matt I am having the same problems as Vale is. This time under fingerprint sign, it displayed that the device is not ready for fingerprint capture because I disabled the biometric device from device manager. Red scanner light is working but will not allow me to register fingerprints.
Will not able to successfully get the 4 scans completed. If not go to their website. You should now see a fingerprint icon instead of your photo as the default logon mechanism. Type Name Driver Size Download Others Fingerprint driver and utility 5. A cynic might speculate that Microsoft is trying to cut corners on support costs and force users to buy new hardware with a policy of. It would be very nice ;- Of course, I also write, that the tutorial from you is and that I've only translatet it. I can also see it as installed in.
Thanks though for getting me this far. So make sure you choose the correct one for you device. If you has any Drivers Problem, Just , this professional drivers tool will help you fix the driver problem for Windows 10, 8. However I can only log on to my own user account when signing in windows 7, but can't when having a website page open that requires me to enter a password. Dan Scott Haven't see this problem posted here yet. It is best to enroll your index finger and at least two other fingers for flexibility. Anonymous I did have the same problem.
Clean install of Windows 7 3. Thanks again Anonymous stefanie aries. I have exactly the same issue. I found something for you. Other than this this was a superb article! But it gives me problems with firefox in general. According to this post by Mike Swanson the following is Microsoft's official statement in this regard.
Annoyingly, I can't seem to train Windows 7 with my fingerprints. For example, the parent in a family could have an account with administrator privileges allowing them to install new programs, while each of the children has a personal user account with limited privileges to use, but not install programs. I have tried several time from the start and keep getting the same message and I can not get past the coping new files. Inc aes1610 fingerprint reader Anyone else run into this one yet? Thank you Thank you thank you. It sure helped a lot! On my ThinkPad laptop which has TouchChip fingerprint scanner, I had to do the following to enable fingerprint login.
A quick look in the device tree can let you be certain you are picking the correct package. Using a fingerprint reader does not help me to get into the 72 at last count sites that I need to remember a password to get into i. Follow the steps below to install or update your software. I, also, have no idea as to main startup password. . It seems to me the scanner is able to read my fingerprints but somehow is not able to associate them with those in the database. Depending on the manufacturer of the biometric fingerprint reader, the setup instructions will be slightly different, mainly due to the various software vendors providing the biometric fingerprint reader drivers; however this tutorial should give you more than enough information to get started even if your version is slightly different.
The fingerprint reader drivers and the security applications are designed to work on specific models and operating systems. And if you cannot find the drivers you want, try to to help you automatically find drivers, or just contact our support team, they will help you fix your driver problem. This tutorial will show you how to enable the fingerprint reader in Windows 7 x86 and x64. Also making sure you are using the newest drivers from Authentec. How to add fingerprint logon in Windows 7 1. After several attempts, finally, I found a way to remove it. You will be modifying this duplicate copy.
Maybe something simple could be done to get the software to recognize the older hardware. Did you find any solution? I have a question: I'm from Germany. Your fingerprint scanning device should be listed here as shown below. Vale i have a problem. Was quite desperate for some time because I like the convenience of the sensor for logins. I have simplified the post to remove Step 3a, based on feedback.
Did you do a clean install of Windows 7, or upgrade from a previous version? What I was trying to ask was directed at the programmers who set up sites and write the code to include an app which brings up a fingerprint reader to access that particular site. From now on you can use fingerprint login as an alternative to password login. Looking forward to finding more gems on your blog in the future. I would like permission to re-publish your article full credit and link-back, of course! Note down the product name and uninstall it if you are not going to use them. Biometric software can give you additional protection.
Is there some way to add info to the registry so it knows there is a second user? This post refers only to Microsoft-branded devices. Anonymous Thanks Blogfeld up to a point. A fingerprint reader is a device that uses your fingerprint to identify you. It seems by navigating there site, that the support is region specific. I did try to contact AuthenTec, the have very little presence in Asia, and their channel posted in AuthenTec's wed site knows nothing about AuthenTec, the guy who answered the phone said he never heard of AuthenTec!!! It was so simple I almost cried :D Anonymous Blogfeld - Slight problem here. Could not locate cabinet in stream: Data1. Thanks for any and all help.