1. yaynative's Avatar
    If I use Siri from the lock screen a few times in a row, the iPhone will not recognize my fingerprint until I enter my password again. It is very annoying, but I could almost see this as a feature. Has anyone else had this happen?
    05-07-2014 05:50 AM
  2. rayz336's Avatar
    I haven't had that exact experience but usually if it doesn't work I just cut the screen off and then try it again
    05-07-2014 09:05 AM
  3. yaynative's Avatar
    that is what I do, but it still requires my password.
    05-07-2014 09:11 AM
  4. rayz336's Avatar
    that is what I do, but it still requires my password.
    Oh, interesting. Mine just accepts my TouchID at that point
    05-07-2014 09:48 AM
  5. sau124's Avatar
    what does a few times account for? I would like to experiment and test it out but after 7 times of using Siri it still accepted my fingerprint.
    05-07-2014 02:33 PM
  6. iOS Gravity's Avatar
    Yeah. How many times do you use Siri and try using Touch ID. It could be a software glitch that can be fixed by a restore, if it's not happening to anyone else.
    05-07-2014 02:39 PM
  7. yaynative's Avatar
    It happens anytime I use Siri several times in a row while the phone is locked.
    05-07-2014 02:43 PM
  8. Arelunde's Avatar
    It may have something to do with the fingerprint reverting to a password after three failed tries.
    05-07-2014 08:00 PM
  9. yaynative's Avatar
    Good point. Maybe me quickly using siri to send texts reads as a bad Touch ID scan.
    05-07-2014 08:15 PM

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