Nowadays almost everyone keeps their important data in their smartphone, be it bank details or any other financial document. In such a situation, if your smartphone is lost or stolen, then the data can also be misused. To avoid such a situation, iOS allows its iPhone users to find the phone and delete the data.
If you’ve lost your iPhone data, it’s imperative to activate the Find My iPhone feature to erase it. Here’s how you can activate Find My iPhone.
Here’s how to do it:
STEP1: First click on Settings.
STEP2: Now click on Apple ID in the search bar.
STEP3: Now enable Find My iPhone feature in ID.
STEP4: To find your iPhone, you need to go to http://icloud.com/find. will go on
STEP5: Now, sign in with your Apple ID and password.
STEP6: Your iPhone’s location will be detected, and it will start showing up on your map
STEP7: Now mark your iPhone as lost. For this, you have to turn on the last mode in the window on the screen.
STEP8: After that an optional number has to be entered.
STEP9: Now, you will be asked to enter a custom message.
STEP10: After this both appear on the screen of the iPhone and because of this the iPhone gets locked with the passcode.
STEP11: Now, you have to click on Erase button in the window on your screen.
STEP12: After this your confirmation will be asked first.
STEP13: After confirming click on Erase.
STEP14: Now, all the data on the phone will be deleted.
Note- If you delete the data on your iPhone, its location cannot be traced.
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