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How to find someone else’s iPhone via locator

How to find another iPhone via locator?

First, check if Find iPhone (iPad) is enabled on your devices. To do this, go to the following path: Settings → Apple ID (your name) → Latitude, select the Find iPhone section and set all three radio buttons in it: Find iPhone, Enable Offline Search, and Last Location to the on position.

Is it possible to have two iPhones on one account?

It can be not only iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and Mac, but also Windows computers or Android smartphones. Initially, no more than 10 devices can be linked to Apple ID, while more than 5 computers cannot be linked to one account.

How to set up an iPhone with another iPhone?

To activate and continue setting up your device, you must be connected to a Wi-Fi, cellular, or iTunes network. Tap the name of the Wi-Fi network you want, or choose another option. When setting up your iPhone or iPad (Wi-Fi Cellular), you may need to insert your SIM card first.

How to find someone else‘s iPhone from another iPhone?

What to do if your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch is lost or stolen

  • Sign in to iCloud.com/find or use Find [device] on another Apple device.
  • Find your device.
  • Mark the device as missing.
  • Report lost or stolen device to local law enforcement.

How to find Apple Watch from iPhone?

On a computer: Go to iCloud.com and sign in with your Apple ID. Open Find My iPhone.On your iPhone, do the following.

  • Open Find My.
  • Select the “Devices” tab.
  • Select your Apple Watch to see its location on a map.

How to Transfer from iPhone to Another iPhone?

To start transferring data from your old iPhone to your new one, click the Transfer from iPhone button. If using a cable connection, the transfer icon indicates that the devices are connected. You can also choose whether to transfer some settings from your old iPhone to your new one, such as Apple Pay and Siri.

How to find out where the other iPhone is?

First, make sure that the geolocation function is enabled in your privacy settings (Settings. Privacy. Geolocation). Then activate iCloud and enable the “Find iPhone” function in System Preferences, in the iCloud tab.

How to find Apple Pencil?

If your Apple pencil doesn’t pair with your iPad

  • Make sure the center of your Apple pencil is on the magnetic connector on the right edge of the device.
  • Restart iPad then try a couple of times.
  • Go to Bluetooth Settings and make sure Bluetooth is turned on.
  • On the same screen, look under My Devices for Apple Pencil.

How to add headphones to Find iPhone?

  • Go to iCloud.com.
  • Sign in with your Apple ID.
  • Open Find My iPhone.
  • Click All Devices, then select Airpods.

How to find Airpods using the locator?

To see your Airpods on a map, sign in to iCloud.com or use the Find My app. Find My shows the location of Apple devices signed in with the same Apple ID and Airpods.

How can two iPhones sync?

How to sync iPhone with another iPhone?

  • Go to “Settings” iCloud “Storage & Copies”.
  • Turn on Copy to iCloud.
  • Click “Create Copy”.
  • Wait for the backup to complete.

How to control iPhone from another phone?

Controlling Another Device Using an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

  • Connect devices to a shared Wi-Fi network.
  • Sign in to iCloud on both devices with the same Apple ID.
  • If you haven’t already, turn on Switch Control on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.
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How to add another device to Find iPhone?

  • On your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, open Settings [Your name] Latitude. When prompted to sign in, enter your Apple ID.
  • Tap Find [device], then turn on Find [device].
  • Enable any of the options below.

How Find iPhone works in iOS 13. Totally different

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IOS 13 has completely changed the Find iPhone app.

Apple has combined the Find iPhone and Find Friends apps into one, now called Find My. It is very different from older programs and is equipped with new functions.

What changed

▪️ There are now two tabs on the Latitude home page: Users (friends and Family members) and Devices (your gadgets)

▪️ there are three functions for each friend: view a contact, build a route to him and set up notifications

You can set the name of the current location yourself

The first tab of the application shows the devices of your friends who have agreed to share their location.

By selecting a user, you can view his exact location. Even the address will be written under the name.

You are allowed to share your location with other people right in Find.

In addition, here you can quickly build a route to a contact, as well as see his card.

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Plus, set notifications either for yourself or for a person: about leaving the place where you are, or vice versa. show when your friend left, plus share the location at a specific time.

Alerts depend on the user’s geolocation and are triggered upon arrival or departure from a specific point

▪️ in the Devices tab, you can additionally block the device remotely

The second tab lists all your devices. The design of this menu has also changed.

Here you can remotely play a sound, build a route to the device, notify it upon detection and mark the gadget as missing. And also erase the device or remove from the list.

If the device is found, you will receive an email with the exact geolocation.

Note: Removal from Find My iPhone is not accompanied by an additional notification. The device will immediately disappear when you click on this button, but will return after restarting the application.

Now your iOS 13 gadgets are displayed even offline. How it works

IOS 13 introduces the ability to find a lost iPhone that is not connected to the Internet.

With Find iPhone enabled, the device constantly uses energy-efficient Bluetooth LE technology to display its location. And even if the iPhone is turned off, the Bluetooth module will remain active. It practically does not drain the battery.

Craig Federighi explained that it actually takes two Apple devices for Latitude to work properly. On the lost device, the geolocation data is encrypted, and on the second, it is decrypted.

Each gadget sends an ever-changing key that nearby Apple devices use to encrypt and download geolocation data, so only your other Apple device has a key to decrypt those locations.

When you hit the search button on, for example, your laptop, the iPad downloads to Apple the same public key hash as the identifier. So Apple can search millions of encrypted locations stored and find the corresponding hash.

Your lost device creates a secure network that sends a signal to the nearest Apple device. Even on someone else‘s.

Through it, the iPhone will be able to discreetly connect to the Internet and show where it is right now.

How to install iOS 13 now: instructions and direct links

In the Latitude app

Also, the Latitude application allows you to watch you, which can be set up on the iPhone in a matter of minutes, for example, when you left the phone to a friend and left. We have described in detail the operation of the Locator application in this article.

How to track someone who was gifted an iPhone

Everyone is already accustomed to the fact that Yandex, Google and Apple are following us. They claim they are doing it with the best of intentions. to offer us better promotional products. Another thing is when your family, boyfriend or acquaintance are constantly trying to track your movements using the iPhone. How do they do it and how to prevent it?

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In most cases, along with the donated iPhone, you are immediately presented with the created (with or without your participation) Apple ID. As a rule, girls and children rarely pay attention to this. So keep in mind that those who have access to your Apple ID account can spy on your movement at any time. Many people don’t like it.

Many young people, as well as parents, specially give their girls (children) an iPhone tied to their (or specially created) Apple ID for the purpose of tracking.

Naturally, this feature will prove to be very useful for monitoring elderly parents or schoolchildren.

How I can be tracked using my iPhone?

On iCloud.com

Everything is very simple. On iPhone, the Settings app has a Find My iPhone section. It is this option that allows people with access to your Apple ID to receive location data.

In addition, there is one more condition. Geolocation must be enabled on the device (Settings → Privacy → Geolocation Services).

If both conditions are met, then it will not be difficult to see the information about the user’s location, for this you need to:

Go to iCloud.com from any computer, smartphone or tablet.

In the lower right corner, select the Hybrid option, if Apple maps have not yet been drawn in detail in your region.

All! The green circle on the map is you, or rather your iPhone.

over, the person who gave you a phone with a specially created Apple ID account, if desired, can easily turn the iPhone into a “brick” (he can remotely erase all data from the smartphone and lock it).

To do this, just press “Green circle”, then on “i” and in the window that appears, select the option Erase iPhone.

Such a smartphone can only be restored by the attacker himself. Here is a real-life example of such a story.

How to stop spying on me on my iPhone

The most important thing is that you must have your own Apple ID (instructions for creating), the details of which no one knows except you. This is ideal.

You can change the password for your existing Apple ID, but you need to be sure that your friend or parents won’t be able to retrieve it again. You can reset (recover) your Apple ID password using security questions (they are asked when registering Apple ID, but can be changed at any time), using e-mail or contacting Apple technical support.

Disable Geolocation (Settings → Privacy → Location Services) and Find My iPhone (Settings → Your name → Locator) will also make tracking on iCloud.com impossible. However, it should be borne in mind that if the geolocation services are disabled, you will not be able, for example, to use navigation or track the location of the smartphone if you lose it.

If your Apple ID was added to Family Sharing (for example, by the person who gave you the iPhone), check to see if you share your location with them. If yes, then if you wish, you can disable this by going to Settings → Apple ID (your name) → Latitude → Family or Friends (see screenshots below).

To do this, in the list of users, select the person with whom you share your location and disable the option.

“Beacons” from operators

You can also track the movement of your phone using the appropriate services of your telecom operator. They are provided legally, for a fee. In this case, it is not at all necessary to have access to the Internet, the search in the cells will be carried out by the phone number. You get the opportunity to see the location of the iPhone on the map or regularly receive SMS about the movements of the monitored object.

To activate the service, you will need to send a special service request message, indicating the number of the subscriber you want to look after. After that, an SMS will come to his iPhone with a request to allow tracking, you need to send a “Yes” message or another text in response to the conditions of the operator. Now you can at any convenient time see where your child (another relative or subordinate) is. In urban conditions. with good coverage, the error will be minimal. up to hundreds of meters. Outside the city, where there are not so many cell towers, the location accuracy will be lower. About the cost, features of setting up and using the service. check with your mobile operator.

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Application from the manufacturer

To always have an idea of ​​where your loved ones are, you can use the Find Friends service offered by Apple. With its help, you can independently track where a friend’s iPhone was marked on the map, and not ask about his whereabouts now in order to come to a meeting. So it will be much easier to cross in our time with always busy schedules. The same can be done with all members of your family who have apple gadgets.

To activate the service, download the application and send invitations to connect to the service to your friends by email. After confirming and installing the program on your smartphones, you will be able to see them on the map, and they will also see you. Information about the whereabouts of the group members is presented as follows:

In addition to receiving coordinates, you can also configure the notification mode so that the iPhone notifies you of events of interest. for example, when your child gets to school or comes home. Very comfortably!

You can view information about a person’s movements from both iPhone and iPad (or iPodtouch), the main thing is that they are connected to the same account.

Third Party Applications

Some apps even show the battery level of the monitored iPhone in the menu. Therefore, even if the phone battery runs out, you will receive a notification indicating the last recorded coordinates.

You can also determine the location of the subscriber of interest through the popular messenger services Viber or WhatsApp. Only for this, the user must have the geolocation function activated. In Viber, you can simply see information about the received message if location detection is turned on. WhatsApp has a special option that allows you to send another person the coordinates of the place where the iPhone is.

Tips and tricks for tracking someone else‘s iPhone

In the frantic rhythm of modern life, we are far from always able to be close to our loved ones. But we all want to know that everything is fine with them. So often it is necessary to track the movements of the child (from school and back) or the long trips of elderly parents. Agree, it is not always convenient to bother them with calls to find out where they are now. And here “smart” technologies come to our aid. you can find out where someone else‘s iPhone is at the moment. Let’s take a look at the available tracking options in this review.

How to find your iPhone using a friends iPhone in Find my App in iOS 13

Other options

There is also a lot of hacker software that makes it possible not only to track the movements of the iPhone owner, but also to get access to all incoming and outgoing calls or messages. Many sites are full of advertisements for the sale of unique spyware for the phone that can hack even the most secure device in the world. the iPhone.

However, such surveillance of an unfaithful spouse or negligent employee is not only illegal, but also jeopardizes the safety of both devices involved. No one is safe from the fact that the developers of these programs, through the malicious code written in them, will not gain access to the menu of each phone, and will not be able to crack passwords to steal personal information or finances. Having all the ins and outs, then you can blackmail users and demand a ransom. You need it?

In addition, often, in order to install such software on the iPhone, you have to jailbreak, which is certainly in inept hands. just a godsend for scammers. We strongly discourage you from using such programs.

It is clear that not everyone is happy with total control, which is why all applications operating in the legal field require tracking permission. Although if you are absolutely honest with your partners in life or business, then what are you afraid of? Such services will be especially useful for busy parents who are not always able to accompany their child to school or hobby groups.

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