Questions tagged [find-my]

For questions about Apple’s application Find My in iOS 13, combining two previous applications Find My Friends and Find my iPhone.

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Does “Find my” offline mode work for you?

So yesterday I tried to test the "Find my" offline mode on two iPhones and one Mac. I turned one phone (A) into airplane mode, the second phone (B) is connected to the internet and marked it ...
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Find my Phone as a shortcut

My wife constantly misplaces her phone. Is there any way to make a shortcut in iOS (or macOS) to enable a one-touch solution to find her iPhone? (I can see her phone in the Find My app).
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How to locate lost AirPods Pro?

I lost a pair of AirPods Pro that were connected to my iPhone. When I go to the Find My app it shows the location of my phone but for the AirPods it just says No location found. Is there some trick to ...
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Find my iPhone: Can everyone who i've shared my location with see each other's location?

I want to add someone on Find my iPhone, but I don't want the people I already have my location shared with to see his location. I've previously only had this with my family so we all have each other ...
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How can I be getting updates on the location of my lost iPad if the device is WiFi-only, with no cell phone hardware?

I lost my iPad mini (current model, 5th generation, running iOS 14 beta), the model that is equipped only for WiFi. This is the model of iPad mini without any cell phone hardware. When I checked now ...
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How do I get the 'Find My' map back in the Messages app 'details' popup on macOS?

I used to have a 'Find my' map on the details popup in Messages, useful for quick access to that info. It disappeared around the time I upgraded to Catalina, so I assumed the feature was pulled. ...
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Why do my airpods show up on Find My as “No location found” even though they are right next to me?

I go into "Find My" app and I see my AirPods listed but it says "no location found" or "offline" even though they are fully charged and sitting right next to me (both the ...
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How to prevent child from using Find My to interact with parent's device?

Both me and my child are members of one Family, with Family Sharing turned on. We use different Apple IDs. When my child opens "Find My" app, my devices are listed there as well. How do I prevent my ...
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How can I make the “notify me when found” option of Find My stick?

I've set "notify me when found" on each of several Apple devices in my iCloud account - and even taken and archived screen shots confirming I've done so Nevertheless - on multiple occasions - do I ...
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How To locate my Lost iPad?

I lost my iPad a week ago. I activated the Lost mode soon after that. It sent me the email about the location when got connected to the internetthe following day, but unfortunately i couldn't check ...
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iPad OS - limiting user access to Find My app

After upgrading iOS to iPad OS 13.2.2 the new application appeared: Find My. I have multiple devices linked to this apple account, but I want to block access to Find My on the particular iPad, so the ...
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iPadOS Where has Find Friends gone?

I just updated my iPad to iPadOS13.1.2 and can't find some of my apps. I used to use Find Friends - but it seems to be missing in action. I can't even figure out how to search on the iPad