5 Awesome Ways How To Track An Iphone Without An App

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When you buy an iPhone it is imperative that you download and install the most commonly used “Find my iPhone app”, which would enable you to find your iPhone, if it is misplaced or lost.

Your iPhone would be an expensive piece of equipment and additionally, it would also have some very sensitive and private information which you would like to be kept away from others.

If you had installed the “Find my iPhone app” you could lock it up without the possibility of anyone else opening and accessing the information and also using the iPhone.

If for some careless reason you failed in the above endeavor, luckily for you it would not be that you would lose your valuable iPhone forever.

I will place before you 5 options, by using them you would be able to know how to track an iPhone without an app, which would hopefully get you and your iPhone back together again.

To Read: Top Tracking Apps For iPhone You Didn’t Know

 

1. Apple’s iCloud

To use this Option you should have installed or activated the “Find my iPhone app” on your phone.

Before you misplaced or lost it, and if you have then this is how you would need to proceed to track iphone without app.

#. Log into iCloud using your credentials.

There could be an authentication process that would be displayed on your screen with a command to put in a code that would have been sent to you.

Skip this and go over to the quick access link at the bottom of your screen and then click on it to start on how to track iphone without app.

#. On the screen locate the “Find iPhone” icon which would be displayed on the bottom row and then click on it.

#. Go over to the “All devices” drop-down menu where you would find your iPhone with your name on it, click on it.

#. When you do so the tracking would begin and on a map that would be displayed on your screen the location of your iPhone would be depicted, if you have the system is properly working.

#. Once you know the location of the phone you could either, activate lost mode, trigger an acoustic signal or erase all data that is in it.

 

#2. Use Google

To use this Option you should have installed or activated the Google “Location Services” on your phone.

Before you misplaced or lost it, and if you have then this is how you would need to proceed on how to track an iphone without an app.

How To Track An Iphone Without An App. @gotechug
How To Track An Iphone Without An App. @gotechug

#. It is well known that Google stores information about many things and one of them is the location where our mobile or other devices are with which we would be working with.

#. The information of our location and from where we usually work is in the Timeline, so get onto Google Timeline.

#. Select the present date if you want to go further on how to track iphone without app.

#. Scroll down and select the latest location updates.

#. You would see where your iPhone is and once you have that go fetch it. If your iPhone has moved away from the last available location, then you would need to be cautious.

#. You may not know who has the iPhone and how dangerous it would be for you to retrieve it without, any harm befalling you.

#. Contact the authorities, before you would proceed.

 

#3. Employ Google photos

If none of the above Google supports stated above, does not help you, then try this out which could help you to track iphone without app.

#. Your iphone would need to have the Google Photos app installed in it and if anyone takes a photo from you iphone then you could get a proper feed back

#. If it is remaining somewhere static then it would be easy but if it is in anyone’s possession then it would be difficult.

#. Using this to track iphone without app could be quite a daunting task as you would need everything to be right.

#. If you have uploaded any Google photos recently find them on this platform then you could click on them.

#. Once you find any of the Google photos just click and you could find out from the news pictures from your iphones are being uploaded.

#. This would let you know where your phone is and with someone else already using it go with the law enforcement guys and retrieve.

 

#4. Track using another phone

To use this Option you should have installed or activated the “Find my iPhone app” on your phone that you misplaced or lost and the one that you intend using to find it.

Before you misplaced or lost it, and if you have then this is how you would need to proceed to track iphone without app.

#. If you had an iOS 9.0 in your iphone then it is very unlikely that you would need to ensure installing as is a standard in these phones.

#. Find the “Find my Friend” on the iphone you have with you and activate it and enable “Share my Location” on the phone you have by tapping on the contact picture.

#.  Ensure that it is shared with the device that you have or it may pick up other devices around.

#. Then enable “Air Drop” and hit add on the tracking iphone select contact icon and share indefinitely.

#. The tracking iphone will make contact with the lost iphone, it will share and ask for how long you would want that.

#. Then click on the “Find my Friend” app and you would know where your lost iPhone would be and you could go fetch it, but beware if it is in any unauthorized hands.

 

#5. Use MSpy

This is one of the most versatile and best ways that you could learn on how to track iphone without app.

This app has many advantages and is really versatile in use, and is good for personal home and professional office use.

#. Three choices are given and you need to get one which would be emailed to you.

#. Check the email and click to visit the MSpy control panel.

#. Follow onscreen instructions.

#. The screen would tell you what to do next and just follow it.

#. The location of your iphone would come up on your screen go collect it but with caution.

 

Conclusion

We have given you FIVE ways on how to track an iphone without an app select any that you would like.  Let me know in the comment box below if i missed out one or two. Any corrections, they’re welcome.

Kwehangana Hamza

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I am a digital content designer and publisher working with a top digital agency in Kampala, Uganda. I started blogging out of my passion for learning & sharing.

Through this blog, I share tech and digital tips i’ve uncovered and hoping they be of great value to you.

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