How to Enable Touch ID for App Purchases in iPhone

James Anderson July 4, 2017 Comments Total Views:25
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Apple’s Touch ID system has made the iPhone’s Home button smart. Touch ID the finest additions to the iPhone, it not only provided better protection but also made it easy to access your iPhone, without the need to enter your Passcode. Wow that will save a lot of time, don’t you agree?

Now, how about using Touch ID to make purchases on iTunes and the App Store, without entering a password? It is indeed possible to use Touch ID for iTunes and App Store purchases. Touch ID is convenient for authenticating purchases using your fingerprint rather than entering your account password. This is a more secure form of authentication and also makes the process much faster.

Forget about retyping your password for every iTunes Store or App Store purchase, a fingerprint scan is all you need. Apart from the ease of use, Enabling the Touch ID for App Purchases also provides you with better protection for your iTunes and App Store Accounts, making it impossible for anyone to make purchases on your behalf.

 

Enabling Touch ID for iTunes and App Store purchases is quite easy,  here’s how to get started:

  • Tap on Settings from the Home screen of your iPhone.


Settings

 

  • From the Settings screen, select the Touch ID & Passcode option.


 

  • You will be prompted to enter your Passcode, enter your passcode.


 

  • Under the Use Touch ID section, toggle on iTunes & App Store option. This will enable Touch ID for authorizing App Store and iTunes Store purchases.


 

  • Now, you will be prompted to enter your Apple ID password to confirm the changes.
  • Enter your Apple ID Password and click on Ok to enable Touch ID for iTunes and App Store purchases.


 

Now that you’ve enabled Touch ID for the App Store and iTunes Store, the next time you attempt to make a purchase, you’ll be prompted to scan your fingerprint.

Apple has significantly enhanced the consumer security and privacy with recent hardware and software updates. Touch ID is not only an efficient security guard but, it saves your time by sparing you from typing a passcode every time you wish to unlock your iPhone and make purchases on iTunes and App Store.

 

 

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