How to Troubleshoot Fingerprint

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One of the main securities for home is door lock. Nowadays, there are a lot of types of door lock you can choose for your home protection. One of the most popular today is fingerprint door lock. It is able to provide you great protection. In addition, it is also easy and convenient to use so that you can easily access it.

Fingerprint locks are applicable for both home and office. Instead of easy to use, you can also take another benefit from this kind of door lock. With this lock, you will be able to open the door simply using your finger so that you don't need to worry for not being able to enter the house since you lose the key. If your fingerprint lock is not able properly, there are some ways you can do to fix it.

The first thing you have to do is to check the batteries. Fingerprint lock is powered by batteries. If it does not work properly, there may be due to the low batteries. Some of the locks have light indicator for signaling whether the batteries need replacing.

The second thing to do is to clean the fingerprint lock regularly. Any smudges, moisture, and dust will cause low performance. Make sure that it is free from the dirt. You can clean the fingerprint sensor by using a dry and soft cloth.

The third thing is to clean your finger. If you get dirt or moisture on you finger, the fingerprint lock will hardly read your fingerprint so that it will be read as invalid. Therefore, make sure that your finger is clean.

The fourth thing to do is to reset the system of your fingerprint lock. You can restore them back after you delete them. Follow what the instruction tells you. Different models need different procedures.

If you find that your door can't be shut securely, replace the clutch or the handle. It can be caused by the misalignment between the clutch and the handle. For this case, don't use the handle of your door for hanging your purses or coats.

The last thing to do is to use the password or the override key. It is useful to gain access to your door when your door lock stops working. In addition, you can also ask for a help from the customer service.

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Roger Elliott has 377 articles online

Troubleshooting the fingerprint door locks is very beneficial for the safety of your home. For more safety, you can also consider using combination door lock. It allows you to use two locks so that only certain person can access it.

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This article was published on 2010/09/30