You can also go to the My Usage page in My Verizon to see if the phone has been used since it was lost. If you're unable to find your phone using the instructions above, refer to our How to Replace Your Device page for next steps. Android is a trademark of Google, Inc.
Apple and iPhone are trademarks of Apple, Inc. Windows is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and other countries. All rights reserved. How to find your phone or tablet. Select a topic below to see instructions on Google's website about how to set up and use Android Device Manager: Turn Android Device Manager on or off Find, lock or erase a lost device. This shouldn't be too hard, as long as you remember them. Next, you'll be presented with the site. On the left at the top is a list of the devices you're signed in to — you'll probably only have one or two of these, so it's likely the right device will already be selected.
If not, click on it here. Below is a list of options for the phone, but you can ignore these for now if you're just trying to track a phone. The majority of the page is taken up by a big map, with a pin on it — hopefully pointing straight where your device is.
If Find My Device can't locate your phone, you can try again by clicking the round arrow by the image of your phone, which will tell the tracker to try again. Hopefully this time, it'll find your device.
But you might need go to certain lengths to find your handset. Review the Android's location history. Keep in mind that you won't be able to see your Android's location history if the person who stole it turned off your Android. Change the date if necessary. If your Android has been gone for more than one day, click the DAY box again and select the next day, then review the location history for that day.
Ask your carrier about your phone's IMEI number. It should be on record in their files. Yes No. Not Helpful 31 Helpful Can you track your phones location if it is not connected to a network? You can go to the police station with your IMEI and they will track it for you. Please note that the person with the phone might get arrested as cellphone theft is a serious crime. Not Helpful 42 Helpful Not Helpful 55 Helpful Usually you can call their number as all cell phone providers have an number that you can call.
Do an internet search and you should be able to quickly find it. Not Helpful 26 Helpful You can't find your phone unless it's fully switched on, you just have to wait for the person who stole it to switch it on again and then you could track it down. Not Helpful 30 Helpful You can't find your phone unless it's fully switched on.
You just have to wait for the person who stole it to switch it on again before you can track it down. Not Helpful 0 Helpful 4. Contact law enforcement, they may be able to trace your phone by its IMEI number. Not Helpful 16 Helpful I lost my phone on the 2nd of May , but I was trying to view the timeline but it's useless because there's no record, what can I do? If the phone is an android, you can go on your computer and search "Find My Device.
Apple has a similar find my device app as well. Not Helpful 18 Helpful I lost my phone last year and I don't have a computer. Is there any other way I can find it?
Ask a friend for their phone, go into their browser, and log into your Google account. Then search on Google, "where's my phone? You can also ring your phone, and erase all of its contents.
You don't need to go back to the website and turn any of the tracking features off. Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. Image Source How do you track the owner of a phone number? Special Projects. For that, you need a reverse phone number lookup service, something you can do with Google.
Not Helpful 13 Helpful My HTC has been stolen. Would complaining on HTC's service center be useful for me? It could be, but contacting your wireless service provider is usually more useful. There is more they can do to help you, especially if you got your phone from them and not directly from HTC.