When I sign into icloud.com and click on the Find My iPhone icon, my MacBook does NOT show up in the located devices. I have already made sure that my location services are turned ON in System Preferences and I have also made sure that Find My Mac is turned ON in the iCloud preferences in System Preferences. My computer IS connected to a wireless network.

This feature had worked in the past, but I hadn't tried to Find My Mac for a while and now it will NOT show up in the located devices. I am also the computer's administrator. iCloud's Find my iPhone program simply will NOT locate my MacBook. I have tried turning off everything and then turning them back on (iCloud in System Preferences, location services, wireless connection, etc).

Is there any way to fix this?

  • Maybe because its not located. I think they use Skyhook to do that or something that wouldn't work sometimes. MacBooks don't have GPS, it's possible that it didn't work.
    – Shane Hsu
    Apr 23, 2013 at 14:17


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