Let’s have a look at the method to Unlock Windows PC From Android Fingerprint Scanner using one tool that will help you to easily control the windows login from your Android and you can use your fingerprint scanner to unlock your PC. So have a look at complete guide discussed below to proceed.
[dropcap]M[/dropcap]ost of the users today are using Windows OS on their PC and Android in their smartphones. These two OS are much more popular in the world than any other OS because of their customizability and user-friendly nature. And till now you must have read my lots of guides based on Android and Windows as there are lots of hidden things that you can access in these OS. So I’m again here with one cool method that will help you a lot in your security. This time I’m going to share one method that will help you to unlock your Windows phones just from your Android fingerprint scanner. Yes, its possible and you can actually implement this with a very easy guide by using some tool that will help you to easily sync the security between both the device and once you use the Fingerprint of your Android, your Windows PC will automatically get unlocked. So have a look at complete guide discussed below to proceed.
How To Unlock Windows PC From Android Fingerprint Scanner
The method is quite simple and straight and you just need to follow the simple step by step guide discussed below to proceed.
Steps To Unlock Windows PC From Android Fingerprint Scanner:
#1 First of all in your Windows PC you need to download and install Unified Remote for Windows the tool that will let you control your PC settings remotely.
#2 Now on your android you just need to download and install the app tasker, the app that gonna allow you to trigger functionality.
#3 Now you need to import some settings in the tasker that will allow you to implement this method for that you need to download this file and then you need to import option to import these settings.
#4 Now there you will see a new entry on Tasks tab that will be named as Fingerprint Unlock and you just need to tap on It and then simply tap on Unknown Plugin error option there. You tap on ok and get the free app from the play store.
#5 Now firstly you need to tap on the ActionTools Text and then you need to tap on edit pencil icon there. Now tap on Encryption and under encrypt or decrypt you need to choose Decrypt and then you need to enter the password in the password section.
#6 Now in the URLs you need to replace MMR with your Windows PC name.
#7 Now you need to go back and click on the + button there and add a new task with the name techviral PC Unlock and save it.
#8 Now in the next section inside finder Task you need to add actions and for that simply tap on the + button and then select Variables and there tap on Variable set. In Name, you need to type EncryptedPassword and in the below field type %pass.
#9 Now go back and then tap on the + button and simply click on Plugin option there and then tap on Auto Tool’s scroll and select Text.
#10 Now edit the Autotools Text by clicking on the pencil icon there and then tapping on the text and there type %pass. Then look for encryption, inside encryption Tap on Encrypt or Decrypt and select Encrypt this time.
#11 Now you need to tap on password and enter the password that we choose while editing Finger Unlock Task i.e. 54328.
#12 Now the last thing is to choose variables and the variable set and this time enter the pass in the NAME field and into the field, enter the password of your Windows PC and you can use the PIN here.
#13 Simply click on the play button to start the task and there you will see the green dots on all three actions that reflects successful implementation.
#14 Now simply go back and just delete the task you have created as we don’t need that anymore. Now go to Fingerprint Unlock task and add an icon to our task so that we can create and add Tasker widget to home screen.
#15 Now on the home screen simply add the widget by selecting tasker, then tap on task and under task, choose Fingerprint Unlock now you will have fingerprint unlock action tab there.
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