You will need
Set up on your phone the delivery report of SMS messages. To do this, go to the relevant menu and set the desired report parameters. If you are interested in the phone of the subscriber is enabled, after some time, you will receive a message about the delivery. It usually takes about a minute with a good signal provider.
If you want to know whether the subscriber's phone at the moment, in the settings of SMS messages in your phone, set a minimum waiting period of delivery. Send the caller a text message. In cases when the phone is turned off, the screen displays information about failed to send or that it was sent, but is pending the activity of the SIM card of the subscriber. Time may be limited depending on the servicing you, operator.
In order to know when the number of a subscriber is available, put in the settings SMS or other maximum required waiting period for delivery. Send a message to the desired number and wait to receive a delivery report.
To check if phone a particular phone number, dial his phone number. If you don't want to let them know your phone number, hide it by connecting the service caller identity restriction, calling your service provider or just by using a different number.
If you want to find out if lost your phone, contact local police statement, attaching documents confirming ownership of the device on which the mandatory ID. Data will be transferred by the operator, and, when enabled, your phone ID will be sent to a special number, and then his location will be discovered, and the mobile device will be returned to you.
Do not use special programs to determine the status of the phone.
Advice 2 : How to find a turned off phone
Phone loss without doubts the severity of the damage can be equated to the loss of documents, diary or notebook. And if the phone can always be detected during the first call, then off or discharged, the apparatus is not easy to find.
You will need
- documents and instruction from the phone;
- - long wooden rail;
- a detector, responsive to non-ferrous metals;
- - passport of the citizen of the Russian Federation.
Remember where you saw the phone or the place where you used it last time. The search will be easier if the phone was lost in a confined space where there are no outsiders. But there is a small probability that even a lost in the street, the phone can be returned to its owner.
Explore the area, which allegedly lost the phone. If the unit was last used at home, should make a General cleaning, paying particular attention to hard-to-reach places: under furniture spaces, openings between the wall and bed, etc. the Machine can get into the most unpredictable place, falling off a table and a sunset under the couch. Pets also have a tendency to play with unfamiliar objects. So to confirm, you need to tap all the inaccessible corners of the long wooden stick. Steel rods should be avoided to prevent damaging the furniture or the phone.
Remember whether you set the phone alarm, and whether your phone supports this feature in off mode. If all conditions are met, you only need to wait for the interval between the signals in set for Wake up time turn off all appliances that make noise.
Try using a metal detector, responsive to non-ferrous metals, if the steps above did not lead to the desired result. Search services are provided by specialized agencies.
Please contact lost and found in case if the phone was lost on the street, in public transport or the place of a mass congestion of people. If the finder of your camera man decided to keep the discovery to himself, the further the search is authorized to do by the police.
Write a statement in Department of internal Affairs of the city, specifying the approximate time and place of loss, as well as the base code of the device specified in the accompanying documents. Using a system of recording the signal off the device, the police in a short time she would the coordinates of the location of cell phone. Thus it is possible to detect even a phone with a fully discharged battery. The secret lies in the fact that the energy source of the phone numbers are never discharged completely, leaving a reserve stock.
It is important to remember that the police should be contacted only if the owner is sure that the device was lost on the street or stolen. Seeing that the loss is the home of the applicant, the police have the right to make the owner of the phone, the fine for a false call.