Now you can Customize Fingerprint Gestures in Android Oreo that will help you a lot in better accessing your apps in your device with better security options. So have a look at complete guide discussed below to proceed.
[dropcap]T[/dropcap]he fingerprint sensor on the smartphone devices just changed the way how the users worked with the devices and this sensor assisted to provide the fastest and the most secure way to make up the interaction with the device, lock and unlock it etc. While this advanced technology was sometimes felt to be not possible to be grasped on the small portable devices but certainly it happened anyhow. Now through this small and intelligent sensor, the users are given the access to work with so many features and functions, perform some sort of tasks quickly etc, and this all is done by the gestures being assigned to this software. Now in every other device by the different manufacturers, the available gestures for the fingerprint sensor are set to some actions by default. While the users would also want to make up the changes in the Fingerprint gestures for the convenience. In Android Oreo, this is possible to make the changes or the customizations to the Fingerprint sensor of the device. Here in this article, we have written about the procedure through which the users could be able to make the customizations in the Fingerprint Gestures on the Android Oreo. If you are here on this page to know about the method then please carry on reading till the end and you would get the whole knowledge for the same!
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How to Customize Fingerprint Gestures in Android Oreo
The method is simple and you just need to get one app that will help you to do this customization, So follow the below steps to proceed.
Steps To Customize Fingerprint Gestures in Android Oreo:
#1 First of all, go to the Google Play store on your device and then from there download the app named Fingerprint Gestures-Selfie & Secret Pics from there. You could search for the app from there through the search bar and hence grab it through the search results. This app is available for free so you need not bother about trying this app.
#2 After downloading the app on your device head over to the Settings>Accessibility and from there under the heading Downloaded Services look for the ‘FingerprintGestures‘ and tap on it. This would take you to the new page from where you need to toggle enable the Function. After doing so skip to the other step and hence make the required changes.
#3 Open the app you just downloaded in the above steps and then through the options menu full of various sections you shall be able to customize numerous actions. There would be the swipe up, swipe down, swipe left and swipe right options or the sections on the screen from where you would be able to customize for these actions on the Fingerprint sensor.
#4 Select any of the options available and the list of available actions for the same would appear on the screen. Simply select the type of action for the particular swipes through the list and then close the app. After that just restart your device and thereafter you would notice that the same actions would process on the particular swipes gestures over the Fingerprint sensor as you would have selected.