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Windows 7: Biometric Devices not showing up in Control Panel

10 Sep 2013   #11

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit

The Driver model is Validity VFS471
If you need any hardware IDs or other info from device manager, just ask!

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10 Sep 2013   #12

windows 7 home 64bit

What i need is your exact Model Number of your Laptop please
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10 Sep 2013   #13

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit

HP Elitebook 8460p
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10 Sep 2013   #14

windows 7 home 64bit

Many thanks for that .. I will get back to you tomorrow . As it is rather late here and been a very long day
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19 Oct 2016   #15

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit

I found this information to be helpful: Enable the use of Fingerprints / Biometric Devices to log on to Microsoft Windows 7 using GPO << Microsoft << ..::\ //::.. Basically just go under gpedit and enable biometric devices.
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