After a dozen restarts it finally works! For each key you disable it will be removed from your login screen. Notice that the right index finger is now glowing green, meaning it has been setup for fingerprint logon. This should stop you from disabling too many items and not allowing you to login to your computer. I've got a new question for the community today: On computers with Biometric Fingerprint scanners that are setup to log you in to Windows, I also have a password. This happens if the Biometric logon is enabled in the control panel.
Dell ControlVault Windows Biometric Framework Driver package i. The same login dialog was showing up all the time until I deactivated the security system within the bios. I did not have web cam after update checked and down loaded program to view web cam and all was there. After several attempts, finally, I found a way to remove it. The screenshot below references the fingerprint scanner on my system but yours may be different. Today, we will be providing a fix for fingerprint sensor not working on these laptops.
General Discussion My users have finally become a little more used to Windows 7 netwrok login boxes with the tweaks that Hide Last User Name and other customizations. They are located in Melbourne, Florida. When I finish my work, I hit the Windows key +L and the screen locks. But with the in 2015, there have been some hiccups in functionality on some of the older EliteBook models. After download you have to install. If it verifies, than you should be okay. When I want to get back in, I must use the same process as above.
Since upgrading to Win 7 home premium 64 bit , whenever I start the computer I have a choice of login options. So, if you are facing same kind of problem, try to uninstall the software related to fingerprint capture and management. Swipe your right hand thumb on the fingerprint sensor to start the enrollment. The only two control panel items are: - fingerprint sensor - thinkvantage active protection I have even followed the guidelines I had a similar incident with a R61-8933-ac8. I just want to completed shut down the finger scanner as I think it's causing my windows 10 to flicker when I open my laptop. Uncheck the Dell ControlVault box iii.
You should now see a fingerprint icon instead of your photo as the default logon mechanism. Double click package filename and select Custom installation Setup Type ii. This can be beneficial to other community members reading the thread. A quick look in the device tree can let you be certain you are picking the correct package. There is another thing we want to point out.
It will warn you that all stored fingerprint templates are going to be deleted. Finally I found a way to remove it. The fingerprint reader does not come with any software. 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. Wait until Driver has been detected and installed ~30 secs. I am the administrator and only user of the laptop. I've bought a Dell Precision M6700 a month ago, but couldn't get the fingerprint logon to work using the default installed Control Vault software.
It was using Vista business before. Finally I found a way to remove it. AuthenTec has a major asian presence as well. Double click package filename and follow the wizard installation instructions ii. In pop up dialog window select Enable and the press the Set button. This can be beneficial to other community members reading the thread. Unfortuntunatly, once I restarted the laptop the original issue was there.
If so, open it and select Biometrics off or similar. Now it took some time but i finally got my fingerprint reader working. I have a Lenovo Thinkpad x60s and just recently installed build 7057. Fingerprint recognition is handled on the software side, but we won't uninstall anything. You may also disable it from Device manager. Instead of just typing my password, I must first click on either my login name or on the 'DigitalPersona' fingerprint logo. We are pleased to announce that Capitalhead has partnered with Dell Compute.