Using the following steps, you are also able to track a lost or stolen Macbook.
Although you can download the official “Find My i Phone” app on the App Store, you don’t actually need it to track your Apple device.
So no need to freak out if you realised that you turned it off.
It will stay enabled as long as your device is in Lost Mode.
This is basically all you have to do to track your lost Apple device.
Please keep in mind that your lost device needs to be turned on and somehow connected to the internet.
If you’re on i OS7 or a later version, a feature called Activation Lock will prevent anyone from doing any of the mentioned things without your Apple ID password. Here’s what you need to do: Head over to and log in using your Apple ID credentials.
The Lost Mode has the nifty ability to enable location services on your i Phone or i Pad, in case it’s deactivated.
Either way, you must be in despair and want your device and your data back ASAP.
Thankfully, there’s a way to track it down, lock it or wipe its data.
Thankfully, you don’t need to stay inside of i Cloud and hit refresh all the time.
If your device is offline, you can let Apple notify you once it’s back online.
You’re probably aware, that Apple and Google like to gather information about all sorts of things, including your location.