How to Track an iPhone With iCloud.com or Find My App

You can easily track an iPhone with the help of Find My or Find my iPhone app. It can provide you the last detected location of your iPhone. By default both apps comes pre-installed on both iPhone and iPad. However, if you don’t want to use that feature you can also track your iPhone with iCloud. How to Track an iPhone With iCloud.com or Find My App?

On iOS 13 the ‘Find My‘ feature is introduced which is basically a combination of ‘Find my iPhone‘ and ‘Find my Friends‘. Beside to tracking a lost or stolen iPhone / iPad tracking with this feature there are multiple other things which you can do. Like when family sharing is enabled, you can check the location of up to five people in your life. However, for that you need their permission also, like you can’t track your spouse or children when they don’t want to do that.

How to Track an iPhone

How to Track an iPhone With iCloud.com or Find My App

How to Track an iPhone with the help of “Find My” App

Step 1: Tracking an iPhone with Find My App on iOS 13

  • Firstly, open the settings app and then tap on your ‘Name‘ from top.
  • This will open your Apple ID page, here find tap on option “Find My
  • Next, find the option “Share my Location” enable it by using the toggle button.

Enable Share my Location on iphone

  • Now, at top of screen tap on the option “Find my iPhone
  • A new screen will appear, here enable the option “Find my iPhone” by using the toggle button. This will activate the iPhone Tracking feature.

Similarly, also enable the options “Enable Offline Finding” and “Send Last Location” by using the toggle button beside to that.

Step 2: Tracking an iPhone with Find My App on iOS 12

  • -Firstly, open the settings app and then tap on your ‘Name‘ from top.
  • Now tap on iCloud, and here find & tap on option “Find My iPhone
  • A new screen will appear, here enable the option “Find my iPhone” by using the toggle button. This will activate the iPhone Tracking feature.
  • Also, don’t forget to turn-on the option “Send Last Location

Now, you have successfully, turned-on the location of your iPhone with Find my iPhone app. You can see the current location of your device in any web browser or another iOS device. It will also enable you to see the last location of your device in case you lost it or misplaced.

How to Track an iPhone / iPad with iCloud.com website?

  • Open your favorite web browser and enter the URL www.icloud.com
  • Login with your Apple ID and Password. When the new screen appears, click on “All Devices” to see all the devices on Map linked with that ID.
  • Click on the device which is lost or stolen. Here you will find the button actions.
  • Tap on “Actions” and then you can either activate the Lost Mode on your device (it will show a message on the screen) or can also make it produce a sound so that you can find it when reach near to that location.

iCloud find my iPhone feature

  • There is also another option “Erase iPhone Contents” which allows you to wipe all the data on iPhone / iPad when you find that it is lost permanently.