Few people know that the developers took care that you could easily find the tablet, for this they added the Find ipad program, in order to activate the sounds with which you can find the gadget at home and track the location using the map if it was stolen .
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What should be done to quickly find the iPad at home or on the robot?
- Install iOS system first
- Use the iCloud service. If it is not already connected, then you need to go into the settings and select the “iCloud” section there and enter your Apple ID and password
- Turn on the Find iPad option
There are several conditions that must be observed in order to find.
Firstly, the device must be connected to the Internet. It can be in standby mode, that is, be with a blanked and locked screen, since in this mode the Internet connection does not stop.
Secondly, the gadget must be included. As already mentioned, in the lock mode, this function works, since no one keeps the tablet in active mode constantly.
Thirdly, you must have access to the Internet through a computer, laptop or phone.
If all these points are done, you can proceed to the search for iPad through the sound signal. To do this, go to icloud.com, and log in. After that, you need to click the "All devices" button, select the tablet that you want to find. And the last step – click the "Play Sound" button. After these actions, the tablet will make sounds for 2 minutes, which will help you find it at home without any problems.
What to do if the iPad is stolen?
There are 2 options:
The first option is the “Find iPad” feature is enabled, but the second one is when it is disabled.
- From a tablet, a computer that is connected to the Internet, you need to go to icloud.com or launch the Find iPad program from another IOS gadget.
- See where the lost tablet is on the map.
- Connect the loss mode. Using this mode, you set a password and send a message with your phone number and a notification that the device has been lost to the tablet’s locked screen.
- Report to the police about the theft of your property. Police officers may ask you to tell them the serial number. It can be found on the packaging from the device or on the supportprofile.apple.com page after entering your Apple ID.
- You can also destroy all information on a lost device. This is done so that thieves do not have access to personal data. You can also do this through this program. But, it is worth paying attention that after these actions you will no longer be able to track the location of the loss.
Unfortunately, if it is disabled on the device, you will not be able to see the location of your gadget. But you can still protect your personal data. To do this, follow the instructions:
- You need to change your Apple ID password. With this action, you can prevent access to iCloud thieves. And also prohibit them from using programs such as iTunes or iMessage.
- You need to change the passwords for other accounts to which passwords are stored on the gadget. For example, Twitter.
- Report the theft of your property to the police. Police officers may be asked to give them the serial number. You can find it on the packaging from the gadget or on the page supportprofile.apple.com after entering your Apple ID.
- Tell the mobile operator that the card is stolen. It will block the SIM card to prevent thieves from making calls, sending sms or using data from the SIM card.
The program is an effective and only method to find a lost or stolen gadget. Therefore, do not forget to connect it to your iOS devices.