To-Do List for Those Lost iPhone or Whose iPhone was Stolen
There are chances that your iPhone had been lost or worse still, stolen; however, there are some solutions will be given to you to find your lost iPhone in this paper. We will show you solutions on how to find your lost iPhone and how to track your iPhone and specifically, how to use Find My iPhone app to find your device.
Given that your iPhone is exactly stolen by someone and you cannot get it back, we will inform you how to recover data from lost iPhone. But first, we will show you three solutions to track and find your lost iPhone.
Supposed that you had set up Find My iPhone app on your device and you can get access to another iOS device, then you could follow the steps below.
This solution works out only when you enable the location reporting and history on your device. Next, you can follow the steps:
Be Careful! If your iPhone was stolen, and you locate the iPhone using the methods mentioned above, DO NOT ACT ALONE! Notify the police in the area where the signal is coming from and then have them escort you to the location to recover your phone.
And Confronting thief/thieves on your own like the video below is not recommended.
Confronting thief / thieves.. Tracked iPhone
If you spare no efforts to find your lost iPhone but cannot make it, then you can use iPhone data recovery software to recover your previous data. The software we mention bellow is called iOS Data Recovery. Here are the steps:
Firstly, download and install the program and launch it. On the left of the screen, click “Smart Recover” and then click “Start” to continue the process.
Next, choose the way in which you lost your data.
To begin with, launch the program and click “Recover from iTunes Backup” on the left side of the screen. Click “Start” to continue the process and select the files you would like to recover.
Then, you can select the data you had made backup of for recovery and tap “Scan”.
Next, the files will be displayed on the screen. You can choose the data you want to get back and then click “Recover”.
Caution: In case your iPhone data were hacked, you should erase your lost iPhone as soon as possible after the restoration.Click here to learn how to remote erase your lost iPhone.