Constantly have to put password for app store Touch ID

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by SeanZy, Oct 8, 2013.

  1. SeanZy macrumors 6502a

    Dec 29, 2008
    For some reason, the app store constantly asks me to keep entering my password to "renew touch ID purchases" almost every time I buy an app.

    Anyone know what is causing this? it is pretty annoying considering the touch ID function has become useless to me for the app store.
  2. jhearty99 macrumors 6502


    Sep 17, 2012
    Long Island, NY
  3. ohio.emt macrumors 6502a

    Jul 18, 2008
    I think you have to reenter your password after not using touch id in the store after 48hrs.
  4. alexpja macrumors member

    Mar 22, 2010
    Did you download iOS 7.0.1? Fixes a problem with Touch ID.
  5. kiantech macrumors regular

    Jun 9, 2007
    This is the biggest fail for touchid and appstore. If you download an app once and awhile you have to enter your password every time. Still annoying. It's extremely rare I install 2 apps in the time-span allowed to scan my finger.

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