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How to Track a Stolen Phone Using Free tool.
In 21st Century smartphone is a basic need of every people, and some people have more than one mobiles. If your smartphone is lost because of your or other’s fault then don’t worry i got the solution for you.
Different phone companies avail varieties of services for the user to track a stolen phone. In this article, I will briefly explain How to track your stolen phone with the help of phone companies or different third-party apps. If you are using a smatrphone then don’t worry there are many methods there, using these methods you definitely found your lost phone.
There are some difficulty arrises to find if you are using a featured phone because you can track using the IMEI number of your featured phone.
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How to track a Stolen Phone?
Are you using android or ios smartphone then difficulty to find your smartphone is easy? There are any apps there some apps are premium and some are free.
Now i will explain how to find your device using three accurate methods. Using three or four-steps you can find your device easily.
First official method to track a smartphone with filing a complaint in the police station. If you don’t want to fill a complaint in police then utilize my other methods.
Techniques To Track Phone
There are three techniques to track a smartphone, first one i will explain already, by filling a complaint in police station.
The methods are available to track a stolen or lost device are
1.Android Device Manager (ADM)
This app is developed by Google and you can use this service in android devices for searching your device. ADM is specially designed to locate an android device exact location.
Android device manager or ADM works using google account. In every Android device, ADM is installed through google. Using Android device manager you can ring your device, lock your device or make a factory reset of your stolen device. Steps to track
You can easily track your android device using ADM, android device manager track your device using gps of the device.
After clicking google login bar opens loging using your email (which was log in your lost phone).
Now you get plain interface of ADM. Where two sections is there. In the right side you smartphone location display and left side your device and option to retrive your lost device.
Anroid Device Manager Dashboard
In the left side, you get three options “Play sound”, “Secure device” and “Erase device”.
You can use play sound option to ring your device for any reason your mobile has no network, or phone in vibrate, silent mode then your phone will ring for 5 minutes.
After ring, if you don’t get your device then you can lock your device for your privacy security reason.
Finally, if you don’t found your device then the finale option is used which is Erase your device. If you click erase your device then your device will make a factory restart automatically and your all private data will erase and your device is locked with FRP. The Best feature of ADM is you can check last seen time, last loaction, secure all data easily etc.
2.Find My iPhone
If you are using ios device then don’t worry about it because also ios provide a service to track a stolen device which names as “Find My IPhone”.
First thing you have to do File a fir in the police station and they can try to find your device.
You know how much secure an iPhone, its tracking service provide same feature as well android device manager. You lost your phone somewhere or it stole then don’t worry use this app and securely find your device easily.
Steps to Find
For tracking Your iPhone you have open Find My iPhone app in other smartphone using your apple id or Browse this link and log in using your apple id.
After Succesful login, your all ios device list display and choose that one which was stolen or lost.
Now you got your device status either it is offline or online, and three option to secure or find your device. Three options are “Play sound”, “Lost Mode” and “Erase iPhone”.
You can ring your device for some minutes to find your device if it is available near you or the phone is drop in some awkward place then by hearing the sound someone will get the device.
The Lost mode is available to receive your location data to apple server and display in find my iPhone app, to know where is your device. Another feature of this option is it locks your device to secure from others.
The last option is available to erase your device and securing all private data from another person or thief. I prefer if you police will fail to locate your device then use this option.
Some disadvantage of the last feature is if you erase then your all data will erase as well your icloud account will erase. The disadvantage is if your icloud is erased then another person can use your device easily.