How To Use Find My Phone To Locate Your Android Device

How To Use Find My Phone To Locate Your Android Device:

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With the advancement in the mobile phone technology, the price of mobile has also been increased. Their are lot of phones ranging from $ 100 to $ 1000. And i am pretty much sure no one want to lose his or her smart phone even it cost very less. So in this article we will discuss the way you can find your phone that you have place it some where and then forget or if your phone is stolen by someone. Please note that the method that we are going to discuss does not require any third party software.

Their may be many method to recover a lost phone, but we will discuss only two method  that we have tested. They are

  • Google find my device
  • Samsung find my device

Google Find My Device

Performing this method to find your phone is very easy. The main advantage of this method is that, it work for every android phone weather it is micromax, samsung, lenovo or any other device.

Requirement for this method to work

  • One android device and one other(smart phone, laptop, computer)
  • Gmail account
  • An active internet connection on both device
  • GPS turned ON

So, now how to proceed, in every aandroid phone their is google id or Gmail Account. You can find your phone your android phone with the help of gmail account. But firstly you have to turn ON the “Find My Device” feature on your android device. We recommend you to alway keep this feature ON. By default this feature is ON in your device, you can check this by

Setting >> Security >> Device Administrator

Now if you have lost your android how to find it

  • Open your web browser(we recommend chrome)
  • Put the following address in browser’s address bar www.google.com/android/find 
  • Now enter  the email address that you have entered in your device.
  • Add password and click next
  • Then you will see the following screen

And here you can see a map that will you the location of your device, you can also perform some other actions like playing sound, locking your phone or even can erase your full device

Samsung Find My Device

This second method is very much similar to that of first one. But in this method be are going to use samsung id. And yes, of course this method will work only for samsung device, may be on some others but we have not tested on the other devices So we will not include them here.

Requirement for this method are very much similar to the first one but here we need a samsung account instead of Google account, other things would be same

In this method method you does not have to turn on or off some thing you just need to have a samsung account signed in. Then you are good to go

So, how can we find a lost mobile by this method

  • Open your web browser(we recommend chrome)
  • Put the following address in browser’s address bar findmymobile.samsung.com/
  • Now enter  the email address that you have entered in your device.
  • Add password and click next

Their you will also find the map which is locating your device and some other stuff like locking your phone, erasing your data and many other

We hope this guide will help you in finding your phone location

And if you have any other question about locating your phone be free to comment as below, also if you have any other  problem about technology and gadget feel free to ask.

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