How to Turn Off Find My iPhone?

August 23, 2017

How To Turn Off Find My iPhone

If you are considering giving your phone to CP Doctor or any authorised service, you will be asked to close Find my iPhone to be able to reinstall your software. 

How to turn off Find My iPhone, a life-saver for lost or stolen?

Find your iPhone, an application Apple has offered us to determine where it is when its lost or stolen, can be life-saving in some cases. The Find my iPhone app, which Apple has developed for such special occasions, is usually activated after the initial setup, or later your phone asks you to activate it. Even tough, users activate this feature during initial setup, they realize that they have never used it, actually do not need it and wants to turn it off. And thinking of how to turn it off.  Actually, turning off Find My iPhone App is as simple as activating at the initial setup or later on.

As we mentioned before; this feature is a feature you probably will never use. That's why you may want to turn off find my iPhone. If you think you will not be using the Find my iPhone App later on and you do not need it, you can easily turn it off on your iPhone. Well then, how do we turn Find My iPhone off? For this; After entering the settings menu on your homepage, you need to click iCloud and turn off the icon next to Find My iPhone. Not only in lost or stolen situations, you may be asked to turn off Find my iPhone while sending to service in a possible malfunction too. You can also turn off Find my iPhone in the same way.

 

To add more how to turn-off Find my iPhone, you should first access the settings menu directly from your phone homepage. 

The menu, where you can manage all your settings and configurations for your phone, works for turning off Find my iPhone as well. To turn it off, you’ll see iCloud if you go a little down at Settings.  You should tap it to turn it off. You may not click directly on this option, instead you can change your settings for the Find my iPhone App from the pop-up page.

When you enter the iCloud under the Settings menu, the page Find my iPhone Settings opens where you can make changes.

If the symbol next to the Find my iPhone icon is green, you have already activated the Find my iPhone App on your phone. What you need to do to turn it off is quite simple. You can tap on the symbol next to the icon to switch to off position.

If you tap on this symbol, You will be asked for your iCloud password. Once you have entered your iCloud password, you can turn off Find my iPhone.

As we have already mentioned just now, if you try to turn off the Find My iPhone App by tapping the symbol, Apple ID password will be requested.

To turn off my iPhone, you must enter your password. Once you have entered your password, you will be able to turn off the Find my iPhone App when you click the close option at the bottom.

This is all you need to do to turn off Find my iPhone; which Apple has developed for lost or stolen. In this manner, you can easily turn off Find my iPhone App, which you have activated earlier and not going to use ever. The only information required from you at this stage is your Apple ID password.

If you want to reactivate the Find My iPhone after turning it off, you must follow the actions and steps you have taken to turn off my Find my iPhone, and then tap the icon next to Find my iPhone in the off position is enough.





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