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I use the biometrics fingerprint reader in Windows 7 using an HP nc4400 laptop.

Everything works really well.

From a purely "cool/geek" factor I'd like to see the images of the fingerprint scans. I'm sure I remember with XP and HP's own software it used to show the scan as you logged.

Is there anyway to use the fingerprint reader in windows 7 and see the images as they're scanned?

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Don't! Jamie and Adam might see that image and we know what that means: youtube.com/watch?v=MAfAVGES-Yc ;-) (footage 2006) –  Arjan Oct 2 '09 at 10:38
    
What is the fingerprint reader you're using? For what I've seen here your laptop doesn't have one builtin. –  criziot Jun 23 '12 at 2:24
    
@criziot at the top right part of the monitor there is a biometric reader. –  Nima Jun 23 '12 at 7:51
    
@Thomas Shields have you tried the XP driver to see the images as OP mentioned? –  avirk Jun 24 '12 at 18:44
    
What software were you using on Windows XP? –  wizlog Jun 29 '12 at 18:08
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This page details how to see the scans from Linux. You could probably compile the aes2501 utility for Windows and use that, or integrate it into your own application.

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