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Questions tagged [fingerprint]

A fingerprint in its narrow sense is an impression left by the friction ridges of a human finger. In the larger sense, it is any pattern of physical or digital nature that serves as identifier.

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Fingerprint stopped working after password changed

Usually, I log in as 'normal' user. I also have an administrator account, for which I have set up a fingerprint to log in. If I need to run some application with elevated privileges, and Windows asks ...
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Biometric System Device [closed]

currently im working government. Right now we kinda have some problem with our device and btw i'm not the one who charge on that field but i want to try to help them if it is possible, btw im working ...
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Using external fingerprint scanner to login to Windows 10

I have Dell XPS 15 L502X, 2011 edition. I also have a fingerprint scanner Nitgen Fingkey Hamster HFDU01. I have installed biometric scanner drivers and ran the its diagnostic utility, in which I am ...
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windows hello maximum amount of fingerprints

I cant find any reliable source, everybody is just making tips how it is. Do anybody know how much fingerprints I can assign to one user account in windows hello? It is for transactional station in ...
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How to compute GitLab deploy key fingerprint from ssh key-pair

When viewing Deploy Keys in a GitLab repository's setting, the keys have a "name" and also some kind of fingerprint. The fingerprint looks like this: 2b:be:a7:7f:44:64:89:8d:e3:f7:ea:3c:12:c9:e5:e7 ...
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Is the fingerprint logon for Windows Hello reader specific?

I cannot login to windows using a fingerprint reader different from the one I setup my fingerprint on. Is the fingerprint captured on one reader not compatible with another? I have one reader that ...
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Windows 10 Home (no Group Policy Editor) unable to use finger print scanner with Windows Hello

I've searched the Internet (and this site) for how to enable the fingerprint scanner on my HP Envy 15 laptop. I got this laptop cheap, and it only came with Windows 8.1 Home, which I upgraded to ...
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How to scare people when they touch my laptop screen?

I would like to discourage people from touching my screen. I have a touch screen laptop, and sometimes people come to explain stuff to me, and point out with their fingers and touch my screen. I ...
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x-gzip token in accept encoding header

The MDN web docs Content-Encoding page says that the x-gzip token is an alias for gzip in the Content-Encoding http header. But the accept-encoding page doesn't mention it. Is there a list of ...
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Cpanel ssh host key finger-print

I have a website hosted with Cpanel and I generated a SSH key, and was wondering if anyone knew how to find the SSH host key finger-print? Thanks
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About Smarthost TLS Fingerprints

How is the smarthost fingerprints determined? Do they depends on only the smarthost, or client as well? I configured my gmail smarthost fingerprint a while back in my old Ubuntu, and it worked well. ...
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Fingerprint sensor disabled by Windows 10 update 1803

I recently installed update 1803 on my HP Windows 10 laptop. The fingerprint sensor stopped working. I don't know if was turned off or disabled or what. Is there a way I can fix it? I found a thread ...
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Unable to set or remove a login PIN or fingerprint on Windows 10 part 2

When i try to set a pin , it will ask me to enter the old one but when i do it does nothing.This problem is actually same as THIS PREVIOUS ONE but the answer does not work for me. I think this ...
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Tor Browser: How to disable NAG “…attempted to extract HTML5 canvas…”

Constant Nag: "this website (...) attempted to extract HTML5 canvas image data, which may be used to uniquely identify your computer." There's an option to "remember for this site," which has NEVER ...
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Kensington VeriMark fingerprint reader stop working after reboot

I purchased Kensington VeriMark fingerprint reader few day back for adding convince to sign in Windows and other website that use U2F. It first worked after the installation without reboot. Windows ...
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How can I enable my fingerprint reader while Windows is unlocked and find out when it's touched?

I bought a fingerprint reader, and it works great for unlocking my PC, but I'd like to lock it with the same gesture. Is there any way I can make my reader respond to input while Windows is unlocked ...
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New to powershell and my foreach keeps failing. Trying to iterate over a list of cert files but it fails. Probably simple

Problem: When I import a cert individually, outside of a foreach, it prints the thumbprint as needed; however, I need to iterate through a list of .cer files on a fileshare so that I can run them ...
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Windows 10 fingerprint logon - unable to login to local after logging to domain account

When I log in to my computer using fingerprint without issue if the account is the domain one. However, if I want to log onto local account I get error "windows couldn't sign you in. Your credentials ...
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Fingerprint on Windows 10 not working for log-in

I can't log into Windows 10 anymore using my fingerprint. The difference ot other people that have the issue is, that on on first login it doesn't work. If the computer gets locked (manual or ...
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Browser Fingerprinting - Change Timezone to 'Not Specified'

According to https://amiunique.org/stats, 17.3% of their traffic's Timezone as detected by Javascript is 'Not Specified'. I looked in my OS Timezone settings and there isn't a way to disable it. ...
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Fingerprint scanner on Windows 7

I have a couple of Fingerprint scanners (for example the EgisTek 603) which I originally bought for windows 7. I stopped using them a few years ago and lost the keys that came with the software. Now,...
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What unique software properties does your computer or router have? (not mac addr)

I'm trying to make a program that will verify LAN connections by verifying each end user. (If the program was on a computer then it will verify the router, vice versa). The end goal was have a single ...
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Increase the maximum fingerprint trials of Windows 10 Hello log-in?

Currently if Windows does not recognise my fingerprint 3 times, fingerprint gets disabled and PIN becomes required. Fingerprint sensor normally works well, but when my finger is wet (after washing my ...
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[Thinkpad X230t]Have to wipe the fingerprint twice to login windows 10

I have a Thinkpad X230t previously with Windows 7 installed. Later, I upgraded it to Windows 10. Then I come across the problem with the fingerprinter. Every time I have to wipe my fingerprint twice ...
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Failed to connect to tor from public network

I was on a public wifi connection a few days ago which is quite restrictive, and I tried to connect to tor but all the connections failed because the SSL fingerprint was not as expected - they all ...
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Windows 10 fingerprint login changes default login method back to password

I have a Lenovo laptop running Windows 10 that I use both standalone when I'm on the go, and connected through a dock to a monitor, keyboard, and mouse when I'm at home. When I'm out, I use the ...
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Connecting Fingerprint Scanner through Ethernet

I have installed zkt same software from This Link as used in This Youtube Tutorial also i have tried different versions from official link like ZKTnet 3.0 zkt -web2.0 I can successfully ping my ...
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How to remove windows hello fingerprint data, for user that no longer exists on the computer?

When I quit work for last employer, I took the laptop with me (Lenovo T420). When I disabled the domain, the username I was using before disappeared (tied to domain). I already had local admin user ...
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HTTP client certificate var in nginx is blank?

I am trying to get HTTP client certificate in nginx but the always return as blank. $ssl_client_cert $ssl_client_fingerprint $ssl_client_raw_cert $ssl_client_serial All of the above return as ...
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Is it possible to use a fingerprint reader with Chrome?

I recently purchased a K-Byte Fingerprint Reader, it says something about using it on the web but nothing on how to do so. I successfully set it up with Windows Hello, however, is there a chrome ...
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How to verify the authenticity of GPG4win download file?

I am attempting to verify that the GPG4win file I downloaded is actually legit. I have access to a machine that has a verified GnuPG installation. I ran > gpg --recv EC70B1B8 > gpg -v --verify ...
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How can i enable fingerprint logon for RDP sessions from Windows 10 like in Windows 8?

Screenshot is of Windows 8 mstsc.exe client letting me logon with just the swipe of the finger. Windows 10 does not provide this capability, how does one enable it for Windows 10. Yes, i have a PIN ...
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SSH authentication using biometrics

I am using PuTTY to access my server via SSH. Due to the complexity of my private key's password, however, I've decided to consider using other methods of authentication, such as biometrics, more ...
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How do I get the Surface Pro 4 Type Cover Fingerprint reader to work with Windows 8.1?

I would like to get a Surface Pro Type Cover with Fingerprint reader working with a Surface Pro 3 running Windows 8.1. The store page said it was compatible with the Surface Pro 3, and doesn't specify ...
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ThinkPad x230 Windows Hello

I have a ThinkPad x230i (2324-HF4) with a fingerprint reader on it. I've upgraded up to Windows 10 and I can't enable fingerprint login. In BIOS settings fingerprint reader is visible (I can erase ...
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Can PGP messages be verified with just the fingerprint of the public key?

What is the difference between sharing a public key and sharing just its 40-digit fingerprint? The public key is very long, so if I wanted someone to be able to verify my messages, could I just mail ...
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Is it possible to install a fingerprint reader in a thinkpad T520 that didn't come with one?

I have a Lenovo T520 but I didn't order it with a fingerprinter reader. I was wondering if it is possible to purchase the finger printer reader separately (like this one: ebay link, and install it ...
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How secure is the fingerprint data on windows 10? [closed]

Is there a difference in storing fingerprint information with a PC with and without TPM/Intel PTT on windows 10 and, how secure is it?
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HP EliteBook 2560p - Windows 10, Windows Hello

I got a quick question. I have this laptop with Windows 10 x64, with all drivers installed (biometrics are detected normally in Device Manager) but I still can't set up Windows Hello, it just doesn't ...
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Windows 10 changes power management settings

I have a Dell Latitude E5450 running windows 10. I have some problems with my fingerprint reader. Now and then, after a reboot or suspend, the fingerprint reader is not working. Each time when that ...
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SSH Server Fingerprint

I'm working on a project where I need to use SSH tunneling. We're using a private key based authentication where we put the public key on the server and the client uses the private key in order to ...
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Any way to use Lenovo Fingerprint Manager instead of Windows Hello on Windows 10?

I just got a new Thinkpad T Series and upgraded from Windows 7.1 to Windows 10. Now when trying to Install Lenovo Fingerprint Manager Pro I get the message that this version of Windows won't support ...
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Cannot add fingerprint login to non-standard account in Windows 10

Tl;dr:I have successfully added a fingerprint to an administrative account, but it won't work with the built-in one. Bug? When attempting to add fingerprint login with Windows Hello under the built-...
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How to configure biometric logon on Windows 10 WITHOUT enabling PIN?

In Windows 8.1, i could enable fingerprint logon on my laptop. In Windows 10 i get a message “You need to configure PIN logon to add another fingerprint”. I am currently using a password to login into ...
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How to check ECDSA key fingerprint that I am USING to a server instead of the one proposed?

Keep in mind I don't want the fingerprint I obtain when doing ssh localhost. I want the key I might have accepted and am currently using in the server...
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32 bit drivers for egistec ES603 windows 10/8

I recently purchased a EgisTec ES603 for use with the new windows hello feature and biometric security in windows 10. The 64 bit drivers are easily found however i have a 32 bit tablet and would ...
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Fingerprint log-in not working in win10

After a clean windows 10 install, I headed to Settings->Accounts->Sign-in options set a PIN, and then under Windows Hello I added a fingerprint. Right now it looks like this: However, in the ...
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How can I use my IBM/Lenovo keyboard fingerprint reader on a non-lenovo Windows 7 PC?

When my old IBM workstation died I reused the IBM Fingerprint Keyboard (89P9037/KUF0452) on my new PC, but I have never been able to get the integrated fingerprint reader to work. Under Windows 7, ...
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Always present password field on Windows login instead of fingerprint

I've recently enabled the fingerprint reader on my laptop running Windows 8.1 and now use it for login as a supplement to my password. When I login using my fingerprint, the default login method is ...
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avoid sock puppet detection(creating two account) in a site

some sites block your account if they detect a sock puppeting (creating more than one account for one person). Somehow when you create an account**(A)** ,then reinstall your system and create an ...