Ways to fix touch ID fingerprint scanner on your iPhone 5s

The Touch ID fingerprint sensor is a key part of most of the latest models of iPhone or iPad. It is a very useful gadget and also time saver and essential security component.

Ways to fix touch ID fingerprint scanner on your iPhone 5s

The Touch ID fingerprint sensor is a key part of most of the latest models of iPhone or iPad. It is a very useful gadget and also time saver and essential security component.

We provide you some tips on how to repair the product by familiarising you with some Touch ID troubleshooting steps so next  time you don’t need to hassle with mechanics if  your fingerprint sensor isn't working.

The sensor allows you avoid putting

passcode in favour of your fingerprint.

It is a core component of Apple's iPhone 5s  and other models and iPad Air 2 and later models and also the recent Macbook Pro-2016 when compared to previous first-gen Touch ID. Now the new sensors come with  faster and generally more reliable second-gen Touch ID.

1.Clean the scanner


The most  effective way to fix fingerprint scanner is by cleaning Touch ID sensor. You need clean any dirt or grime on the Home button for better clarity.

2. Update iOS (or macOS)


Ensure that your iPhone or iPad's operating system is up to date. For this complete this procedure, go to Settings > General > Software Update.

You can use the latest iOS update iOS 10.2.

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