How to log in with a fingerprint on Ubuntu 18.04 (minimal install)

Asked by Shubham Dalal on 2018-05-29

Related Article

Can't find Users in Activities on Ubuntu 18.04 (minimal install).

Question information

English Edit question
Ubuntu ubuntu-docs Edit question
No assignee Edit question
Last query:
Last reply:



If it runs then close it and run:

sudo users-admin

If. it doesn't run then you should be told a package to install then launch it with sudo.

Shubham Dalal (shubham-dalal) said : #2

Installed package by running

sudo apt install gnome-system-tools

Now i'm able to access Users but Fingerprint Login option isn't available there.

I ran lsusb on terminal and got the following result:
Bus 001 Device 002: ID 138a:0011 Validity Sensors, Inc. VFS5011 Fingerprint Reader

Shubham Dalal (shubham-dalal) said : #4

Already tried but nothing happened.

Can you help with this problem?

Provide an answer of your own, or ask Shubham Dalal for more information if necessary.

To post a message you must log in.