Android phone users this post will help you to make your android phone traceable if its lost. Many people lost their android phone and feel helpless because the had not installed and app to located their android phone. Metro Tricks on peoples demand posting a tutorial on how to track lost android phone. To track your you don’t need any additional phone tracker. Only you need to do is to activate Android Device Manager. Android Device Manager is a Google’s official and easy-to-use tool to track your Android phone or tablet.
To track your android phone all you need to do the the below
- Activate Android Device Manager in your android phone
- Gmail account must be logged in
- Active internet connection
- Location must be enable in your android phone.
Steps To Activate Android device manager
- Navigate to Phone setting from application drawer/ Apps menu >> Security>>Device Administrators
- Check Android Device Manager
- Done..!! You had successfully activated android device manager
You might have face that you forgot your bellow pillow or in some restaurant or any place in your home. In that situation if your phone is in silent mode then you can find by ringing your android phone. In this situation also you can use this to ring your Android phone even though it is in silent mode. you can ring your phone and find your phone if you had android device manger turned on
Before you can use Android Device Manager, you need to make sure it’s turned on and that your device is associated with your Google Account.
- Find “Google Settings” in one of these places (depending on your device):
- Open a separate app called Google Settings
- In your main Settings app, scroll down and tap Google
- Tap Security.
- Under “Android Device Manager,” switch Remotely locate this device and Allow remote lock and erase on or off.
Now your android device manager is completely setup and ready to be use. Suppose if you forget your phone in your home and it is in silent mode. Now use this Android device manger to find your phone. this will make your phone ring even id your phone is in silent mode.
Grab any phone or PC and type ” Where is my phone”
It will ask you to login you google account. Login with your google account which you use in Play store in your android phone
As you login you phone you can see three option Ring Locate and erase
Now click on Ring and your phone will start ringing (Internet connection should by active in your phone).
In this way you can find your phone.
If unfortunately your phone is lost or stolen you can use Location option t find your phone. If your phone had an active internet connection and location is turned on you can track your phone.
You can also erase you phone data by using Erase option in android device manager. This will will you to save your important data of your android phone.
We don’t know what will happen next and we have to be prepare for the unexpected situation. So i recommend you to turn Android device manger on so if unfortunately you lost your phone you have change to track your phone. One more if you find any mobile at public place ao any othe place. Open the phone book and call to the contact like Home mom dad sister or any number that you think is of family member and ask the to take phone from you. This was the post what you can do, Don’t rely on this only. You should file a report to nearby police station also.