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Find My helps Apple users to find and locate lost iOS devices. You can find your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, or Mac using this feature. To find your device, you must sign in to icloud.com on the Find My app that helps to view your lost or stolen device on the map. When you add your iPhone or other Apple devices like Apple Watch and AirTag to the Find My app, you will get an instant notification even if you leave it behind. In addition, using the Find My feature on your iPhone, you can share your location with your family, and also, you can view the location which they shared with you. Therefore, it is always safe and better to activate the Find My feature on your iPhone.

How to Activate Find My iPhone

1. Initially, unlock your iPhone.

2. Open the Settings app from the Apps section.

open the settings app

3. Tap on your Name in the settings.

select your name

4. Select the Find My tile under your name.

tap find my to activate find My iPhone

5. Next, tap Find My on the next page.

tap  Find My iPhone

6. Swipe the toggle to activate the Find My feature.

swipe the toggle to activate Find My iPhone

7. Then, flip the toggle Send Last Location to send the location of your device to Apple ID when the battery is low. Also, it is very easy to find the device if the battery is dead.

turn on send Last location

Finally, you have activated the Find My feature on your iPhone.

How to Use Find My iPhone

1. Open the Find My app on your iPhone.

open the Find my app on iPhone

2. After opening the app, a map will appear on the screen showing your current location on your device.

map on the screen

3. Click on the Devices icon at the bottom of the screen.

select Devices to find the lost device

4. Swipe up to get the full menu.

5. Select the device you want to find.

select your device name

6. If the location is enabled, the map will show where the device is.

7. Swipe on the device to get the full menu.

select the option to find my iPhone

8. Tap Play Sound for a chime to help you to find your phone.

tap play sound to find the device

9. Select Directions to find the way to find your phone.

10. You can tap Mark as Lost to disable your iPhone’s sounds, notifications, and Apple Pay.

tap Mark as Lost to disable all the sounds, notifications, and Apple Pay

Add Other Devices to Find My Phone App

1. Connect your AirPods or Beats headphones to your iPhone or iPad.

connect your AirPods to iPhone

2. Open the Find My app on your iPhone.

3. Click the Devices icon and swipe up to get the full menu.

add your AirPods to Find My app

4. You can find the newly paired devices in the list.

If you are facing difficulties enabling the Find My feature on iPhone and other devices, you can contact Apple Support.

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FAQ

1. How to turn off Find My iPhone?

**Open the Settings app on your iPhone and click your name.
**Select the Find My tile and tap the Find My iPhone option.
**Swipe the toggle next to Find My iPhone to turn it off.
**Then type your Apple ID password.
**The toggle will become grey, indicating Find My is turned off.
**If you don’t know the password, you need to use UnlockGo to turn off Find My iPhone without a password.

2. How to use Find My iPhone for someone else?

Open the Find My app and tap the Me icon at the bottom of the screen. Next, click the Help a friend to open iCloud.com. Sign in with their Apple ID to view their devices and select the device they want to find. Finally, find the device using the steps mentioned above.

3. How to use Find My iPhone from Mac?

Open the Find My App on your Mac and click the Devices icon. Then, pick the device you want to find from the menu.

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