Steps to use Family Sharing with Find My iPhone

You can use Family Sharing to track all the devices in your family with the help of Find My iPhone easily. With this app, you can help anyone in your family find the iPad or iPhone if they misplace it.

How to track an iPhone or iPad with Find My iPhone and Family Sharing

If you want to track devices in your Family Sharing group, you first need to install the Find My iPhone app. You can download this app for free via the App Store. You should note that each device must be running iOS 8 or higher and support Family Sharing and everyone’s devices must have granted Find My iPhone access to be tracked.

Step 1: First off, you need to launch Settings from your Home screen

Step 2: Then, you now need to tap your Apple ID banner at the top

Step 3: Here, you have to tap iCloud

Step 4: After that, you are supposed to tap on Find My iPhone

Step 5: Finally, you need to tap the switch next to Find My iPhone to turn it on (green is on).

You can repeat the above steps with every iPhone and iPad you want to show up in Find My iPhone through Family Sharing.

How to track a family member’s device with Find My iPhone

Step 1: First off, you need to launch the Find My iPhone app from your Home screen

Step 2: Next up, you now need to sign in to your individual iCloud account

Step 3: Then, you have to tap on any device in order to receive more information and track it

Step 4: Finally, you need to tap Play Sound if the person isn’t sharing their location. Their iPhone will make a shrill beeping sound. You now can also tap to lock the device or erase it.

Also read: Steps to remove music from your iPhone, iTunes and iCloud

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