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Find My iPhone - iPhone
Find My iPhone is a service within iCloud that allows you to track and lock your device in the event that it is lost or stolen. 
Quick Links to sections in this article:
Turn On Find My iPhone       Use Find My iPhone, iOS Device       Use Find My iPhone, Computer 

Turn On Find My iPhone

Step 1:Open Settings on your device.
Open Settings

Step 2:Select iCloud
Select iCloud

Step 3:Next to Find My iPhone, toggle the option ON
Turn Find My iPhone ON

Step 4:Tap OK. Find My iPhone is now enabled. 
Tap OK

Use Find My iPhone, iOS Device
How to use the Find My iPhone app on one of your iPhone, iPod, or iPad to locate your other devices. 

Step 1:Open the Find My iPhone app on your device. 
Open Find My iPhone App

Step 2:Enter your Apple ID and password, then tap Go
Log In

Step 3:A map will appear, showing the location of your iOS devices. Tap on the name of a device to open the Find My iPhone options. 
Map, Select Device

Step 4:Select one of the Find My iPhone Options:

Directions - Tap the car icon in the upper right corner for directions to your device. 
Directions - Car Icon
Refresh - Tap the refresh button in the lower left corner to refresh the location of your device. 
Refresh - Refresh Button
Actions - Tap Actions in the bottom center to display the Find my iPhone actions. 
Actions Play Sound, Lost Mode, Erase
  • Play Sound will play a sound on the device to help you locate it in a room. 
  • Lost Mode will lock the device with a passcode and track its location. 
  • Erase will remotely wipe the information on your device. 

Map View - Tap the i in the lower right corner to change between a standard, hybrid, and satellite map view. 
Map View - Tap i


Use Find My iPhone, Computer
How to use Find My iPhone from your computer to locate your iOS device(s). 

Step 1: On your computer, go to www.icloud.com Step 2: Enter your Apple ID and password, then click the arrow to log in. 
Sign in to icloud.com

Step 3: Select Find My iPhone
Select Find My iPhone

Step 4:Enter your password, then click Sign In.
Enter Password and Click Sign In

Step 5:A map will appear with the location of your device(s). 
Map of Devices

Step 6: Click All Devices at the top of the screen, then select a device to open the Find My iPhone options. 
Click All Devices, Select Device

Step 7: You will see the following options:
Play Sound, Lost Mode, Erase

Play Sound will play a sound on the device to help you locate it in a room. 
Lost Mode will lock the device with a passcode and track its location. 
Erase will remotely wipe the information on your device. 
Step 8:To change the map view, select one of the options in the lower right corner.  Change Map View

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