How to Track and locate your Lost or Stolen Android Phone

Are you worried that your Android phone would be accidentally lost or stolen? In addition to the value of the device itself, the data on Android is also very important, such as business mail, password, bank information.

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Are you worried that your Android phone would be accidentally lost or stolen? In addition to the value of the device itself, the data on Android is also very important, such as business mail, password, bank information.

 

So, it's very important to know how to find the location of a lost/stolen Android device. Thus, here this post lists methods for how to track an Android phone.

 

Part 1. How to Track an Android Phone with Google Find My Device

First, you can try to use Google Find My Device to track Android phone free, but make sure you have enabled Find My Device on your Android phone. If you don't turn on this function, here is the step to enable Find My Device.

 

  1. Go to Settings Find Security lock screen Device administrators

  2. Tick the checkbox of Find My Device Back to the Settings menu

  3. Select the Location option Turn on it Tap Mode option Choose High accuracy

  4. Back to the Previous menu Select Google Location History Turn on Location History and This device

 

If you have already activated the function of Find My Device, you can use Google's feature to quickly track Android phone location whatever it was lost or stolen.

 

Next is to teach you how to use Google Find My Device to track an Android phone.

 

Step 1. Use another phone, tablet or computer to access google.com/android/find in your browser

 

Step 2. You will be asked to log in to your Google account and enter your email address and password to log in.

 

Step 3. You can find your Android phone device on the left side of the page, you can see the location on the map (if the phone is turned off or no network is unavailable, you can not display its location)

 

Step 4.

  1. If the phone is lost at home, you can find the device by PLAY SOUND.

  2. If the phone is stolen and the screen password is not set, you can choose a SECURE DEVICE to restrict the finder from accessing your phone.

  3. When necessary, you can also choose ERASE DEVICE to erase all data on your phone and avoid privacy leaks.


Tobi Akinbo J.

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