Track Your Lost/Stolen iPhone
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We never expect to lose our iPhone by any means, but things never really happens as we expect. By any means we might lose our iPhone, in this worst situation do you know how you can recover your lost/stolen iPhone? It is not that easy neither it is impossible to recover missing/stolen iPhone. Apple provides every product owner a free access to a tool named Find My iPhone through, which you can trace the geographical location of your phone and even send some alerts in it. With the help of tool you can trace the exact location in a global map and even let you know about its movement. While you are going to trace your phone you have to follow few steps, which are simple.
Step one: Open any of your favorite browser in your computer, then visit mobile me website mobileme.com .
Step Two: As another step login with your apple ID into mobile me website (you don’t need separate account in mobile me to login).
Step Three: Click over the cloud icon located at the upper left corner of the page, then choose Find My iPhone tool.
Step Four: Now enter your apple ID and password for again, then click continue to proceed further more.
Step Five: Stay calm and wait for few moments, so that the tool can show you where your iPhone is, also it will track the movements as well.
Step Six: If you wish to send the alert to your device click the blue arrow next to the name of your phone.
Another possible solution to to track the missing/stolen iPhone is via MAC address of the device. It is also quite simple like tracking with the tool Find My iPhone. In order to track your phone via MAC Address you must know the mac address, which can be obtained in following way
1. Go to option named settings
2. Tap to general settings
3. scroll down the page and locate WiFi address, which is your MAC address. Note it in a separate place because you might need it in future.
Now in order to locate your lost/stolen iPhone via MAC address you need to look at the following steps carefully.
Step One: Download an App-finder program
Step Two: After downloading the program, launch it to make sure it works properly
Step Three: Now enter your IP address that you want to search in the IP search box.
Step Four: Check the MAC address list and try to match the MAC address in the list with your lost one. If you find the match, click it and soon you will get the details in a moment.
Remember: If the thief or someone who finds your phone is not accessing the internet via your phone, then this method fails to get your iPhone back in your hand. Also you can follow the same steps to recover other apple products like as iPad, iPod and so on.
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