MacID application allows you to unlock your computer using fingerprint iPhone [Video]




Users who work with confidential information, you need to think about security. What if necessary to periodically leave the workplace for coffee or cigarettes? Enter each time a complex combination of characters for access to the PC? MacID application allows to make after leaving unlock Mac could be using fingerprint iPhone. Moreover, this is only possible if your smartphone is in close proximity to the computer.


In order to bypass the lock screen Mac, you simply need to touch your finger to the biometric sensor Touch ID. Of course, everything to work properly, you need to initially install on your phone and a computer suitable software, as well as synchronize the device. Gadgets communicate with each other via Bluetooth.

MacID automatically sends push-notification on the iPhone, when one of the neighboring Mac awaits authorization. After this will hold your finger on the notification on the lock screen and touch the icon button main smartphone.


The application works with any computer Apple, equipped with a module Bluetooth 4.0. The list of supported models – MacBook Air release no earlier than 2011, MacBook Pro 2012 and 2013, iMac 2013 and Mac mini until 2011

MacID unlocking allows you to configure multiple computers and supports 256-bit encryption AES. The application is compatible with iPhone 4s, iPhone 5, iPhone 5s / 5c, iPhone 6/6 Plus on the operating system iOS 8.

How do I unlock the MacBook Air using MacID can look at the following video:

MacID released in the App Store at a price of 219 rubles . Free client for Mac is available for download on the official website of the developer.

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