How to turn off Find my iPhone
iPhone has some of the amazing features that keep us satisfied that no one can steal or get access to the data we have stored. With the help of find my iPhone feature, you can block the device in case it has been stolen and it would become useless.
If you are planning to sell your device it is important that you turn off find my iPhone otherwise, it might create some issues for the person who will buy it. Here are some of the ways you can use to turn off find my iPhone.
Steps to turn off Find My Iphone
Step 1: On the home screen of your device, you have to locate and open the settings application.
Step 2: You have to scroll down and you will come across the iCloud option, tap on it
Step 3: Here you will come across the option of find my iPhone, simply turn it off
Step 4: A pop-up option will appear and you have to enter your:
- Apple ID
- Select turn-off
Step 5: Once you confirm the find my iPhone will be disabled from all the devices that you might have been using.
Now, we will show you how to turn off Find My Iphone on iCloud
Step 1: Use your laptop or desktop and access the official iCloud website. Use your Apple ID and password to sign in to your official iCloud account. It is important that you use the similar ID and password that has been linked with your device.
Step 2:On the top center of the screen, the option of all devices will appear, click on it.
Step 3: Here all your devices linked with your iCloud account will be mentioned. Select the device from which you want to remove the find my iPhone option.
Step 4: Once you will select the device a new window will open. It will display the setting of the device that you have selected. You have to ignore this window and follow the next step.
Step 5: Now you have to go to the main window.
- Here you will see that the name of all devices has been changed to the device that you have selected.
- Now you have to click this device and many others devices will show up.
- You will notice that there is an X sign on the side of the devices.
- Click the X of the device that you want to be removed.
Step 6: You will now get the option to remove the device
Step 7: Once you click on remove your work is done.
It is important that you keep Find my iPhone feature on for the protection of your device. Once you remove the find my iPhone all the setting and content of the device will be removed and you can sell it to any one without sharing your personal information. Before you press the remove option it is important that you are sure about it.
In case you have any problem to turn off find my iphone toll we suggest to contact apple helpline and receive instructions by phone