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Need Help With Fingerprint Reader

by figtreeundrgrnd / March 18, 2009 2:14 AM PDT

I'm sure I'm being dense but here goes...
I went thru the Digital Persona set up wizard and I'm able to open Windows. I have Vista, BTW.
I'd like to know the step by step procedure for setting it up so I can use it to log onto web sites such as my bank, my ISP, anything I have to log onto to.

Can anyone spell this out for me as if I were a five year old?
I take that back...a five year old probably knows how to do it!>)

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(NT) (NT) Google "set up the fingerprint reader"
by anmor / March 18, 2009 6:07 AM PDT
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Set Up...
by figtreeundrgrnd / March 18, 2009 8:19 AM PDT

Yes, I did that and got as far as being able to open windows. Now, I'm having trouble using the reader to open other sites/programs.

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need help with finger print reader. Reply
by nofret / March 19, 2009 4:14 AM PDT

Hello. Why do you need to use your print so often? With my aspire 8920 series, I login with my fingerprint, (vs. password) and thats it. I shut off the fingerprint confirmation when I log on to a website. OS is vista premium. You might want to keep the feature I deleted. Ps. Keep the reader clean with a soft brush. If you provide more info, such as the make/model. The setup on your pc could be different than mine.

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by figtreeundrgrnd / March 19, 2009 11:33 PM PDT

Thanks for your reply.

I wanted to use it to logon to the many websites I visit. Perhaps I'm not understanding this correctly....
Will it actually open the site or just remember my logon information?
In other words, it will insert my logon info ie: usr name, password, but it doesn't actually open the site. That's why I'm wondering if I'm using it correctly.

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by nofret / March 20, 2009 8:09 AM PDT
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Hi again. You are correct about your login info. Each pass protected site you visit is stored, so all you need is your print to logon.
Ps. Make sure your login info is good, as it gets a little messy to straighten out. No big deal though. Have a great weekend! It`s finally beautiful outside. Instead of the saskatchewan deap-freeze
Allmost forgot; On my laptop, with acer bio software, Every pass protected site can be accessed from the print launch window. It doesn`t even need to have a broeser open! You can also choose to opt out and just type in your credentials.Let me know what software you use if you still have problems.

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