Touch ID Not working after update iOS 10 on iPhone, iPad – How to Fix

Tech giant Apple’s iPhone is most popular and most powerful phone in the world. Because it has very secured, smart features and slim looks model. In addition, Touch ID is a flagship one, generally, users enrolled their Fingerprint in its iPhone and they uses it to unlock the Phone, Apple pay and Purchase Apps etc. Therefore, it’s very strong feature after an Irish unlock system. Touch ID unlock method is good then enter digits Passcode. Even though, while Touch ID doesn’t working then alternatively user can turn on their iPhone by Entering passcode. And we’re here with same topic for those users who addressed Fingerprint unlock system not responding on iOS 10 or Touch ID not working after update iOS 10, iOS 10.0.2, iOS 10.2 or iOS 10.3.

If you’re one of them then you should check several clues behind the reasons of issue. Let’s see several potential workarounds, follow it gradually and get Touch ID working mode back. What touch ID not responding on iPhone 7 Plus?

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Touch ID Not working after update iOS 10 on iPhone

There are number of possibilities while Touch ID not working on iPhone 5S or later models. Apple debuted a new feature in iOS 10 Accessibility settings called ‘’Rest Finger to Open’’. While rest finger to open is disabled, at that time you won’t enter in your iPhone home screen without pressing Home button. And users feeling Touch ID not working, hence, please verify Rest Finger to open is turned ON.

Clue #1. Turn On Rest Finger to Open to Stop press home button

Step 1. Go to Settings, Tap on General and then Accessibility.

Tap on General and then Accessibility on iPhone ios 10

Step 2. You will have to scroll down the screen then tap on Home button.

Make sure Rest Finger to open is turned ON.

disable and Rest Finger to open is turned ON

Even if Rest Finger to open settings is enabled, however, touch ID not working then keep continue for next step.

Clue #2. Keep enabled iPhone Unlock permission using Touch ID.

Touch ID & Passcode must enabled to unlock your iPhone. Let’s we confirm stepwise.

Settings App → Tap on Touch ID & Passcode → Under Touch ID for label: Turn iPhone unlock ON.

Turn iPhone unlock ON to open iPhone using Touch ID

In addition, Remove old Fingerprint settings and Setup Touch ID on iPhone again.

Clue #3. Verify your iPhone iOS version, if any update available please update first.

Clue #4. Remove case or screen protectors or other obstacles.

Clue #5. iPhone fingerprint lock always works with clean and dry fingers and the Home button. Hence, if any debris; so, please use a clean lint free cloth to clear Home button.

If any solution to fix Touch ID not working after update iOS 10 on iPhone apart from above mentioned. Please share it in the comment box.