How to Find Lost Mobile

How to Find Lost Mobile


How to Find Lost Mobile

How to Find Lost Mobile – Losing HP is one of the worst life experiences for everyone. Not only losing items worth millions, but you also have to give up the memories stored in them. To anticipate and solve this problem, you can try the following ways to track a lost cellphone.

This method can be used by all smartphone users, from Android to iPhone users.

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Just take a look at how to track down a lost cellphone below, Friend!

How to Find Lost Mobile

1. How to Track Lost Cellphones with Email

One of the most recognizable ways to track a cell phone by most people is through an email account.

Google itself has created the Android Operating System which requires smartphone users to enter their email on the Play Store.

With a linked email, you can track your lost cellphone.

This method itself can be tried on Android smartphones such as Xiaomi, Samsung, Oppo, and Vivo.

To track a lost cellphone via email, you can try the methods below:

  • Log in to an email attached to a lost cellphone on another smartphone.
  • After successfully logging in, select the web version of Gmail view.
  • Select the 9-dot icon in the upper-right corner of the screen.
  • Tap ‘Google Account’ or ‘Google Account’ and scroll down.
  • Select the ‘Find Your Phone’ option and select the name of the lost cellphone.
  • Re-enter the lost HP email password and select the ‘Find’ option.
  • Once Google Map appears, click ‘Close’.
  • Select the type of cellphone being tracked and tap the ‘Refresh’ icon to update the position of the lost cellphone.

If the method of tracking a lost cellphone using the email above has been done, find the cellphone immediately, because this method consumes battery power.

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2. How to Track Cell Phones with Google Maps

How to Find Lost Mobile


Apparently, you can also directly find out the location of your cellphone through the Google Maps application.

Here are the steps you should follow:

  • Open the Google Maps app.
  • Go to the ‘Settings’ or ‘Settings’ menu and then ‘Share Location and Start’ in the top left corner.
  • Select the tracking time, ‘for 1 hour’ or ‘until disabled’, to track the HP.
  • Click ‘Select People’ and enter the email address and the number of the cellphone you want to track.
  • Select ‘Share’ and then ‘Activate’.

The cellphone you are looking for will be tracked for 24 hours with this trick.

3. Find the Lost Phone with IMEI

How to Find Lost Mobile

IMEI or International Mobile Equipment Identity is a smartphone identity number that usually consists of 15-16 digit numbers.

This number is usually on the body of the mobile device, such as on the battery.

Well, to track HP by IMEI, follow the steps below:

  • Take care of the missing certificate at the police station and the provider of the SIM card used.
  • Contact the call center or come directly to the network provider operator outlet.
  • Provide your IMEI number and cellphone, the officer will immediately notify you of the whereabouts of the lost cellphone.

You need to remember, this method only works as long as the lost phone has an internet connection, GPS is turned on, and the SIM is still installed.

4. Tracking HP with a Special Account

Mi Account

  • Visit the Mi Cloud site via a laptop or computer browser.
  • Sign in using the lost HP ID.
  • Select the ‘Find Device’ option, delete data (if needed), and turn the cellphone into Lost Mode.

Samsung ID

  • Visit Samsung Find My Mobile.
  • Sign in using the lost HP ID.
  • Agree to all legal information by selecting ‘Agree’.

After following the method above, you will see information about the last location of the cellphone, connected networks, and the remaining battery.

In addition, you can also lock the device, delete data, and sound an alarm.


  • Visit the iCloud site.
  • Sign in using your lost Apple ID.
  • Skip Two-Factor Authentication and select the option ‘Find My iPhone.

After you find your cellphone, you can activate Lost Mode, delete data, and sound an alarm.

4. How to Track a Lost HP in a Dead State

How to Find Lost Mobile

If the lost HP dies, you cannot use the methods above.

However, you can try this one method to find it.

  • Open the Google Maps application on another cellphone
  • Select the 3 lines icon in the top left corner.
  • Enter the lost HP account by selecting the ‘Add Account’ option.
  • Select the hamburger icon again and then ‘Your Timeline’ to start tracking.
  • Press the calendar icon to find out the location of the cellphone that has been lost in a matter of days.

5. How to Track Lost Cellphones with Google ADM

How to Find Lost Mobile

Android Device Manager (ADM) is a free application from Google that can help you find out the whereabouts of a lost Android phone.

This application can detect its presence by activating the GPS on the destination cellphone.

Here’s how to use this app:

  • Log in to ADM using your HP or another laptop with your Google account.
  • Enter your email address and password.
  • The name of the Android phone that is connected to your Google account will appear on the screen.
  • Note the location where the cellphone was successfully tracked.

If the HP you are looking for is off, the location will not appear even though you have followed the above methods.

Read also: How to find your phone number on iOS or Android

6. Find a cellphone with Google Find My Device

How to Find Lost Mobile

The Google Find My Device app is another option that you can try to solve this problem.

Here are the steps you should follow:

  • Make sure the Google Find My Device app is installed on your phone.
  • Log in using the Gmail account that was on the lost phone
  • Select the ‘sign as guest’ option.
  • When the permissions window appears, tap ‘allow’ to allow the app to access the device’s location.
  • Go to your phone’s location by following the green icon connected to Google Maps or you can lock your phone as a preventive measure.

Those are some ways to track a lost cellphone that you can try.

Hopefully useful, friend.

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