Advice 1: How to track a lost phone

The loss or theft of a mobile phone is always trouble. Along with the phone, probably expensive, lost contact list of friends, photos and other personal information falls into the wrong hands. To find a lost phone, you first need to determine its location.
How to track a lost phone
You will need
  • A statement to the police about the loss or theft of mobile phone, IMEI (international mobile equipment identity).
Instruction
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If you lose your phone, you should not immediately panic. Try to call him or send SMS. Maybe the phone would be somewhere nearby, and you hear the phone, to discover it. You may be able to contact the person who found the phone, and ask to return it for a reward or even just because.
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If your phone is unresponsive, you must write a statement to the police about the loss or theft of the phone and attach IMEI. IMEI is the international mobile equipment identity (International Mobile Equipment Identity), the majority of modern phones it is a 15-digit unique identification number, which is listed in the registration database of mobile devices and is programmed in the firmware of the phone. IMEI can be found on the box of the phone over the bar code under the battery. The statement also it is desirable to attach the box from the phone, receipt and warranty card. All this is necessary to confirm the fact that this mobile device belongs to you.
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From MIA to the mobile operators should do a search of the location of the phone by IMEI. When you connect your mobile device to any network GSM IMEI is automatically sent to the mobile operators, and they have the technical ability to determine within which base station the phone with this IMEI and calculate its coordinates with a high degree of accuracy, even if it was replaced the SIM card. At the request of the police of any mobile operator is obliged to provide information on the location of your phone on a map, and a list of calls made from your phone if required.
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There is another way to track a lost phone — use the dedicated software which is widely spread in the network. According to the developers, some applications can lock the device, erase all the important information, to submit an alarming and a warning signal to kidnappers, e-mail phone number if it will be replaced with the SIM card. There are also many online services created, in particular, manufacturers of mobile equipment capable of using the GPS module of the phone determine its location and to indicate on the map. However, to ensure the accuracy of determining the coordinates of your lost mobile device using the data of electronic resources is impossible, and hope to get good performance specially installed applications.
Note
It should be noted that the tracking phone by IMEI is not always possible. An attacker who has stolen the phone can easily replace it with software, then phone IMEI will change too, and the ability to detect the phone finally disappear. Overall, only half of all lost and stolen phones was traced and found via IMEI.

Advice 2 : How to find a cell phone

Mobile phone is a relatively new technology, however, is very deeply embedded in everyday life. Now hardly anyone goes out without him out of the house even for two minutes, what can I say about long journeys. However, because of its small size, it is often lost. Find a phone will help a few tips.
How to find a cell phone
Instruction
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If you are sure that the phone included, call him from a landline or another mobile phone. The sound is easy to identify where it is located.
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If the phone is turned off, unavailable, or set to silent mode and the alarm signal, start the search manually. Check first the places where usually put the phone: shelves, drawers, bags, backpacks. Remove everything, check the lining and the space around, then put the items back.
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Check all the pockets, especially things that have washed. Do not forget about the lining.
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Go to the places where I leave the phone rarely. Similarly, remove everything from the drawer or off the shelf, check in and around, and then put one item back. Then exactly the same make where the phone could not be.
Note
Ease your mobile phone search, make it a habit to constantly put the phone in the same place to quickly find the right moment.

Advice 3 : How to find a missing cell phone

Every day, dozens of people lose their cell phones. Someone becomes a victim of thieves, and someone just loses their phone. Find the missing cell is quite difficult, however, if you act quickly, the chances to recover the loss significantly increase.
How to find a missing cell phone
Instruction
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If you find that your cell phone is lost as soon as you can call it from another phone. If the missing cell phone is somewhere nearby, you'll find it by the sound of the ringtone. If your phone someone found, then it is likely that the finder will answer your call and then you will be able to negotiate with him about the recovery of your lost phone.
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It is much harder to find a missing cell phone, if the person who found him decided to give the phone itself, or if you become a victim of robbers. In this case the phone will probably be taken out the SIM card, so attempts to call him to anything will not lead. If you find yourself in this situation, without wasting time, contact the police.
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The police write a statement about the missing cell phone. If you know the IMEI of the phone, be sure to specify it.IMEI number is international mobile equipment identity assigned to the phone during its manufacture. IMEI is fifteen digits and remains unchanged regardless of which SIM card is currently on the cell phone. Therefore, knowing your IMEI, using a special technology it is possible to calculate the phone's location to within a few meters, and get information about the owner SIM card is in the phone at this moment.
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If you applied in the day of the loss cell phone and pointed it at the same IMEI, the police will surely be able to find it. If you do not know the IMEI of the phone, or strongly "pulled" with the submission of the application, the chances of finding the phone fall to virtually zero.
Useful advice
In no case do not throw away the documents that came in the kit together with your cellular phone. They contain an IMEI number, which you will need if the phone is stolen.

With the help of special programs IMEI can be changed, so with the loss of phone it is important to act quickly.

Advice 4 : How to find sim phone

If you need to find the phone and its owner, you will be able to do this thanks to the service offered by several major operators. By activating this service, any subscriber will be able to find a mobile phone due to the inserted SIM card (just the operator and will determine the exact location).
How to find sim phone
Instruction
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The company "MTS has developed for its customers a service "Locator . Activation can be done at any time of the day or night. To do this, use the short number 6677.As soon as you need to set the location of the mobile device, send to already specified number SMS-message, the text of which must contain the number of the owner of the searched phone. After that you will receive the exact coordinates. By the way, for the use of the locator and the activation of your account will not be debited, the service is free for all subscribers of the company.
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However, such service is provided not only the operator "MTS , but also "Beeline . Customers of this company can also use the locator. To order a search for the location of another subscriber and his mobile phone, you need to send SMS on short number service support 684. In the message text must be indicated by the Latin letter L. For every sent request, the operator will remove from your account two rubles, five kopecks.
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If you are connected to the operator "the Megaphone , you'll be able to find mobile phone of another person using one of two methods. When you use the first you will need to connect the special service. However it is not available to all subscribers of the company, and only children and their parents. In addition, to activate this service only on certain tariff plans, namely at the rate of "Smeshariki and "Ring-Ding . Still need to pay attention to the fact that the list of such rates may be changed at any time. So from time to time visit the official website of "Megaphone to get the latest information and to be aware of the event (for example, to learn about emerging services, tariffs, promotions).
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In the second method of finding the location of subscribers, there is nothing difficult, because in this case no need to fit any criteria. You will need to simply visit the web page locator.megafon.ru and fill in the application form. Once sent, the application shall be processed by the operator and accepted, your mobile device immediately received a text message. It will contain the exact coordinates of the location of the phone and its owner.

Advice 5 : What to do with found phone

Mobile phones have long ceased to be a luxury and available almost for everyone. There are cases and they are lost. What to do when it finds someone else's phone, don't know everything. Someone tries to find the owner, someone goes to the police, and someone appropriates another's thing myself.
What to do with found phone
If you find someone else's phone, then try to find in the notebook of his contacts with names: "mom", "dad", "sister", "husband/wife". Call these subscribers. With their help, you can contact the owner of the found device and set the time and place to meet to return the phone.

Problem may be the presence of a pin. Without it you will not be able to turn on the machine, and, hence, to contact relatives and acquaintances of the man, his lost. In this case you can place an ad on found phone to the newspaper. However, don't describe it too detail. This is useful if you will encounter the scams. Before giving the find, contact the supposed owner, what color housing, SIM card of the operator is inserted, etc.

Often forget your phone in public places. Give it to the owner of the room, where you found it. According to the civil code, the thing found in transport or on site organization / private person must be transferred to the person who is the owner of the vehicle or premises. The owner, in turn, must act in accordance with the law, as in that case if he found a lost thing.

You can also contact the police with a statement about the discovery. You have the right to take the phone to the storage in bodies of local self-government or to keep it. If within six months from the date of filing, the owner of the phone did not show up, it is possible to consider it. If you phone is not needed, it becomes community property.

All your efforts should not be gratuitous. No one forbids you to claim the reward, if the owner of the phone was found. Officially, the amount of gratitude should be 20 % of the cost of the phone. If he has more value to the owner, that the remuneration can be specified individually.

In addition to the rewards you can get compensation for the storage of the phone and the cost of finding the owner if the phone was transferred to municipal property. The amount of damage is calculated according to the documents confirming your expenses. So do not throw away any receipts and receipts to be received in the process of finding the owner found you.

Advice 6 : How to find Android phone if it is lost/stolen

If your Android phone is lost or stolen, it can be found (to block or delete all data) using the service from Google - Android Device Manager.
Android device manager
You will need
  • Internet
  • 5-minute free time
Instruction
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Go from your computer to Google play, click on the "gear" in the upper right corner
Google Play
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On this page you can see brief information about phone (or tablet), namely registration date and the date when last opredelilas location.

Then we can get the phone to ring at maximum volume (useful if the phone is lost somewhere in the apartment).
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To configure the blocking and deletion of data, click on the "Setup Lock & Erase".

The system prompts you to send the settings to the phone, and we do.
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On the phone you get this kind of picture, we just need to confirm activation remote control. Click "Activate"
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Put a check mark on all points.
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Go back to the Android device manager and see that now we can zablokirovat the device or delete all data. As well as its location.
Useful advice
Better to attend to security of their data before the phone is stolen or you lose it. According to the latest polls users don't so much regret the loss of the machine, but about the data themselves. and especially we don't want to fall into the wrong hands.

Advice 7 : How to find lost mobile phone

Suddenly left without means of communication, you can try to find your lost mobile phone. This does not necessarily immediately go to the police or place ads about the disappearance. Try to use technical and software functionality of mobile devices.
Lost mobile phone can be found quite quickly
Instruction
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Think about where you could lose a cell phone. You probably left it at work, in public transport, shops, gym etc In the first place is to check out these dream personally or to call the property to find out you have not transferred if anyone found a cell phone. If the device was found, negotiate with the administration, and place in these places ads with a request to return a found phone for a fee. The same you can do in social media and ad sites. Currently, information is disseminated very quickly and it is quite possible that soon you will pass the lost phone.
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To find lost mobile phone, just try to call him or send a text message. Maybe you'll get lucky and the phone will find a decent man, who can expect a call of the owner. In this case, you will be able to know where the phone, and then pick it up.
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Use software phone designed just for such cases. For example, if you installed one of the programs for the remote tracking device, you can try to find lost mobile phone through it from another phone or your computer. Its approximate location is shown on the map.
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Please contact your nearest office of cellular communication and inform about the lost phone. At your request they can provide a printout of the last calls made from your number and also to identify the location of mobile phone. However, the help support staff have not always, and may require permission from the police.
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Write a statement about loss or stolen phone to the police. It is extremely important to indicate in the application the IMEI personal identifier of your mobile device, consisting of 15 digits. If he is unknown to you, try to find out the right information from the manual to the phone or inquire at the store where it was purchased. Using IMEI police can track a device, even if it is off, and the current owner has already replaced the SIM card. In addition, you will get full support from your mobile operator.

Advice 8 : Is it possible to return the stolen phone?

Some people try to help strangers, and some can steal someone else's property. That is why every person needs to closely monitor their belongings, especially in crowded place. But what to do if a theft has already occurred? Often missing mobile phones, as they are compact and quite expensive.
Is it possible to return the stolen phone?

How to prevent the theft of a mobile phone




To prevent cell phone theft, follow a few rules. Do not buy too expensive, and fashionable model, as it will immediately begin to attract universal attention. Do not remove the phone in rush hours, when a large crowd of people and night if you are on the almost deserted street. In the dark on the street it is better to turn off the sound on the phone, otherwise there is a risk not only with technology but also with health.


In public transport, in shops and banks of swindlers, as a rule, very much. Being in such places, be especially careful. Put your phone in the internal pocket bags or clothes so that you could always feel his hand. In bars, cafes and restaurants never put the phone on a table or the bar, otherwise after a few minutes you will not find.


What to do if phone is stolen




If you keep track of your mobile device still failed, you need to immediately take measures in order to return it.
Of course, if the mobile phone is broke you neck, and you are confident in your physical strength, you can try to catch the robber. In other cases, it is necessary to contact the police.


Write the application in militia. To apply to be not at the place of residence and place of theft. Specify in a statement that the phone was stolen, do not write that he is missing under unknown circumstances, otherwise criminal case no initiate will not.


When you apply, you will require the receipts for mobile devices. Very well, if after purchase you have saved all relevant documents, receipts and warranty card. Without such documents you will not prove that the stolen thing belonged to you.


If the phone is on, the police will be able to find it pretty quickly. For this you will need to provide them with the IMEI code of your phone. This piece of code, the police will be able to track the movement of the stolen device in the GSM space.


Provide the IMEI code and all the copies of the documents on the telephone to your service provider. If necessary, the operator can lock the phone.


Most importantly, do not pull the time finding phone. Submitting a statement to the police, try to find your mobile ads online. The network often put ads on the sale of stolen devices.

Advice 9 : How to find a lost Android phone

Unfortunately, quite often, stolen phones, and the police find smartphones rarely. And besides, there are cases when you need to find a lost phone, not stolen. And remember its last location is difficult. Find a lost phone is possible without a variety of programs such as "anti-theft" using only one of the Internet.
lost phone
You will need
  • - on the stolen phone had been logged into Google Play or just Google;
  • - computer with Internet access.
Instruction
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This method will help you to find the location of a lost phone with an accuracy radius of about 1.5 km on the smartphone included GPRS or Wi-Fi, the accuracy of the location increases. But if the phone is dead or the thief turned it off, with the help of this method, you will learn the latest finding of a smartphone in an active state.
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To find your lost phone, follow the link https://www.google.com/android/devicemanager?hl=ru&u=0 and enter the same email and password which were entered on Your smartphone.
phone lookup
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Immediately after the entrance You enter to the page "Remote control Android". Some time to search for a mobile phone. As a result, the program will show where the phone circle. This circle is the radius of the location of the phone. After all, up to 1 m is almost impossible to obtain information about the whereabouts of the phone. In the upper left corner shows information about the date and time of the received data, and precision and possible errors. Besides, the remote control will allow you to find out when was performed the last time the log on to the Internet on the smartphone.
search mobile phone
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In addition to finding a lost phone, "Remote control Android" has a small number of additional and useful features. For example, you can make phone calls. Clicking on this button, a lost phone will be on for 5 minutes to call with maximum volume. The call will work even when the phone is on silent mode. And you can turn it off is with power button. You can also put a password on your phone via the Internet, but the attacker it is easy to solve or work around. You can also clear all data on the phone with a single key, but it only removes the information from the phone memory. On the card information stays.
lost phone
Useful advice
Leave or GPRS or Wi-Fi and then in case of loss of phone accuracy of its location.

Advice 10 : How to find a lost phone

Mobile phone is indispensable today, because thanks to her family, friends, work colleagues, bosses, we have the following we need the relationship, which has already become familiar and immutable. If the phone is silent for a long time, it becomes uncomfortable, and we at inertia are looking for him, remember where he might have put where you could forget, leave or lose it.
How to find a lost phone

If the phone does not emit signals for a long period of time, if we, having lost our legs in search find that phone disappeared, the first thought that comes to mind is the horror, how will we live without their phone?

Loss or theft of the phone is a really serious problem. We are lost and nervous, and imagine all sorts of difficulties in the future due to the lack of basic communication. However, if trouble has happened with us, need a cool head to figure out how to go with smaller losses from this situation. After all, with all its importance and the need for a phone is just a material thing, not a living creature we have lost, perhaps, forever.

How to find a lost phone, if we have already found that connection with the world missing? First, stop panicking, because many start with this. It's human nature. Panic, hysteria and tears will not help you to find your lost phone. It is best to gather your thoughts and start to act immediately.

Secondly, having found loss, you need to strain your memory and the memory in such moments, as a rule, puts us on a platter all incremental events happened to us in the last, say, few hours. And remember: where, when, with whom and under what circumstances we were in, have you used a telephone, or who has your phone to forget. Restoring in memory the course of events, you will not just calm the soul, but also will have a chance to find your lost phone.

The loss of the phone, whether expensive model, which is simply humanly it is a pity or a simple model, what you were about to upgrade, is associated directly with the SIM card, with memory, with the information that was contained in your phone. How to find a lost phone, if you value, say, not the model itself, and the content – contacts, photos, videos?

Worth a try to call from another phone to your phone or send SMS message. Well, if there is a connection and you replied. Offer a reward for the person who finds your phone and explain the situation. It is likely that the phone found a decent man, willing to give you it. Worse, if there is no connection.

Chances to find your lost phone with this outcome becomes less, because the phone could easily take the battery. In this case, you will have to strain and go through all the places in which you stayed where you were. That is, to run without delay, where, perhaps, the loss will be found. If you discover the phone has failed, you can contact the lost and found.

Today, there are many accessories in the form of various charms which crepes the phone, respond to a certain signal. The signal may be a whistle, voice, cotton or any other sort of sound. Such additional anti-theft and modern pieces of excellent help to detect the loss in the first moments.

If attempts to find the phone yourself have not yielded results, but at the same time you care about either as valuable or as important infortunately, you should contact the police. They have their ways of finding. Of course, this is unlikely to happen soon as such statements are too much.

If you have exhausted all of my techniques for finding and did not know how to find a lost phone, lock the SIM card that was in your phone and make a duplicate so you have kept your same phone number.

 

 

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