Apple iOS 9.1 Update Causes Touch ID Problems, iPhone And iPad Users Complain

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Disgruntled Apple product customers have turned to the corporate’s Help Group discussion board to report points relating to the newest iOS 9.1 replace for each iPads and iPhones. Most of the complaints centered on the lack of devices to acknowledge consumer fingerprints after the software replace is put in.
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Apple’s Help Group web site has been flooded by posts from disgruntled clients who’re complaining concerning the newest replace for iPads and iPhones, which they are saying solely served to interrupt the devices’ software as an alternative of fixing it.

Launched on Oct. 21, the iOS 9.1 replace included 11 features that have been designed to deal with bugs within the devices’ system, comparable to points with incorrect unread e-mail counts, activation errors and unresponsive Calendar and Recreation Middle apps.

As an alternative of fixing the bugs, nevertheless, Apple product customers wrote on the corporate’s official help discussion board that the replace prompted the Touch ID throughout iPads and iPhones to interrupt.

Most of the complaints focus on the Touch ID’s incapability to acknowledge the fingerprint of customers. Clients identified that the system is not dependable as fingerprints pressed towards the devices don’t appear to register anymore.

“I am utilizing an iPhone 6S 64 GB and upgraded to iOS 9.1 a number of days in the past,” consumer “moniker dan1207” wrote.

“My Touch ID has develop into very sluggish or both does not work after a number of makes an attempt, and I have to enter my passcode.”

Some iPad and iPhone customers have even tried to arduous reset (holding down each the house and power buttons concurrently for 10 seconds) their devices and full the manufacturing unit reset however to no avail.

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“The Touch ID was working usually earlier than putting in iOS 9.1, then after the restart and after getting into low power mode, it stopped working,” consumer “fentium” wrote.

Apple’s choice to discontinue granting permission to install the iOS 9.0.2 replace inside days of launching iOS 9.1 has additionally prevented affected customers to downgrade again to the older version of the software.

The current points with iOS 9.1 have as soon as once more raised questions relating to the Apple’s strategy of dashing replace releases.

Whereas it has turn out to be a normal follow to launch subsequent updates after launching a new product, observers consider Apple ought to rethink its strategy to keep away from operating into comparable issues with the final yr’s iOS 8, which is taken into account to be the buggiest replace the corporate has ever launched.

Tech specialists additionally criticize Apple’s discontinuance of offering downgrade routes that may have allowed customers to modify again to a extra usable version of devices software in case they expertise points with newer releases.

For the second, customers affected by the iOS 9.1 points should await Apple to launch a new software replace to repair the bugs.

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