How To Fix Face ID Does Not Recognize Your Face

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Face ID s a great feature to keep your iPhone privacy safe. It is a form of biometric security that Apple equips with the iPhone X and later. This is one of the features that a lot of users love and use. However, sometimes you occur an error that your iPhone does not recognize your face.  faces occurred, making users feel extremely worried about their iPhone. So how to fix this problem? In this article, we will provide you the methods that we used and believed that they work best in this case. Let’s check them out!

Check If Your Are Using Face Regconization Feature Correctly

There are chances that your iPhone feature is not broke, it may be some other objective factors that prevent it from working properly. Check and make sure the screen protector is not covering the TrueDepth Camera on iPhone and make sure the iPhone sensor is clean. If you find your camera sensor is dirty, dusty, or covered, you should clean it.  In addition, you should not let the iPhone camera directly in strong sunlight for a long time as it may cause abnormalities in functions. When using Face ID, make sure the sensor scans your face. Keep the phone vertical and facing you. Do not let the phone too far from you.

Switch on / off the Face ID feature

Turning Off / On Face ID helps your iPhone restore the best function and quickly fix the iPhone face recognition error. To Turn Face ID off / on, do the following steps:

– Step 1: Access to Settings then choose Face ID & Passcode. Here you switch off the option of using Face ID to Unlock the iPhone
– Step 2: Restart your iPhone

– Step 3: After your phone is back on, go to Settings> Face ID & Passcode. Now Turn the feature back on

After complete all these steps, you can check if the face recognization feature is working again.

Set New Settings in Face ID

This is also a way to fix the error of not recognizing faces on the Face recognization features that many people often apply. Go to Settings> Settings> Face ID & Passcode> Reset Face ID. After that, delete the previous face settings and set a new face again.

Factory Reset Your iPhone

Software conflicts due to incompatible apps also prevent your iPhone from recognizing faces on. So, Factory reset is the most effective solution.
To factory reset your iPhone go to Settings → General → Reset → Reset All Settings.

Update  Your Phone To The Newes iOS version

If your phone is currently having an old iOS version, it may no longer compatible with your applications. It means that your Face ID feature may no longer have good support which may make it not work properly. Therefore, you should update your phone operating system to the newest versions in order to prevent errors. 

Get Your Phone To the Nearest Center

If all the above solutions do not work for you,  the worse case may happen. There is a chance that your phone does not recognize faces error may be caused by hardware problems. Therefore, you can not use any of the other methods to fix it. Instead, you should bring your phone to the nearest Apple Center for diagnoses and repair. 

There you go, now you have our methods to deal with the error of your iPhone does not recognize faces. With the information we shared above, we hove that they will help you overcome the error Face ID does not recognize faces on the iPhone successfully. Do you have any other methods? Let us know in the comments!


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