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Using Touch ID on my mobile phone

You can set your mobile phone to use your fingerprint as phone lock code or to authorise iTunes or App Store purchases.

Step 1 of 9

Find "Touch ID & Passcode"

Tap Settings.

Step 2 of 9

Find "Touch ID & Passcode"

Tap Touch ID & Passcode.

Step 3 of 9

Add fingerprint

Tap Add a Fingerprint....

Step 4 of 9

Add fingerprint

Follow the instructions on the display to add a fingerprint.

Tap Continue.

Key in a phone lock code of your own choice.

Key in the same phone lock code again.

Step 5 of 9

Select settings for Touch ID

To use Touch ID as phone lock code:

Tap the indicator next to "iPhone Unlock" until the function is turned on.

Step 6 of 9

Select settings for Touch ID

To use Touch ID to authorise iTunes or App Store purchases:

Tap the indicator next to "iTunes & App Store" until the function is turned on.

Step 7 of 9

Return to the home screen

Tap Settings

Step 8 of 9

Return to the home screen

Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.

Step 9 of 9

Use Touch ID

Touch the Home key to scan your fingerprint.

Swipe right for the next step

Tap anywhere to dismiss

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