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My phone did an update, now it won't accept my fingerprint and says wrong password?

My phone did an update, now it won't accept my fingerprint and says wrong password. I really don't want to a factory reset. I have tried: Restarting it. I think it was caused by: The factory reset

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I switched to fingerprint unlock, now my phone is frozen?

It won't even go to the option of allowing me to use my backup password. What do I do now?. I have tried: Can't even figure out how to turn the phone off. I think it was caused by: I just installed the fingerprint log in and was going to remove it since it is not working very well and I end up having to use the back up password

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How can I get into my phone, when the fingerprint scanner won't work and my passwords are being rejected?

I charged my phone through a mains, and unplugged it, an error came up that said the fingerprint scanner wasn't working but none of my passwords are either

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Fingerprint is not working and I've forgotten my alternate password too, how to unlock this now?

Fingerprint is not working, and I also forgot my backup password, now how to unlock this phone.. I have tried: Yes recently I've tried 3 times. I think it was caused by: No idea

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My phone doesn't recognize my fingerprint plus it won't open my password!

My phone just goes to emergence call, it doesn't recognize my fingerprint, when I open it up it just goes to emergence call, need help! I just bought my phone, put my fingerprint on, it worked a couple of times then nothing!

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