From the Home screen, tap Settings.Step 1/13
Scroll to Touch ID & Passcode.Step 2/13
Tap Touch ID & Passcode.
Note: If necessary, enter your passcode. You're required to set up a passcode in order to use Touch ID.Step 3/13
Tap Add a Fingerprint.
Note: For this tutorial, we're showing how to set up Touch ID. You can also set up your phone to unlock only using a passcode, but steps may vary based on what you choose.Step 4/13
Place your finger on the Home button.Step 5/13
Repeatedly lift and rest your finger on the Home button.Step 6/13
Tap Continue.Step 7/13
Repeatedly lift and rest the edge of your finger on the Home button.Step 8/13
Note: If necessary, enter and confirm a passcode to use when Touch ID is not available.Step 9/13
Press the Side button to put iPhone to sleep.Step 10/13
Press the Side button to wake iPhone.
Note: You must be looking at iPhone to activate Touch ID.Step 11/13
Place your fingertip on the Home button to unlock iPhone.Step 12/13
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You've completed the steps!Step 13/13