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Find your lost smartphone with Google Maps

Written by Vishal Singh
Smartphone has become an important part of life. Users prefer to spend most of their time with mobile. But if the smartphone is lost or stolen, then in such a situation life becomes colorless.

We are going to tell you some steps that will help you find a lost or stolen smartphone easily with the help of google help. If the phone is lost, the security of your data, photos and other essential items becomes vulnerable. In such a situation, Apple users have ‘Find My Phone’ feature.

Then there comes with the Android smartphone ‘Find Your Phone’ feature. This feature tracks the places and locations where you have been. Let’s tell you how to locate the location of the smartphone with the help of Google Maps. To track the location, you have to follow some important steps.

Find your lost smartphone with Google Maps

In order to find lost Android smartphones with the help of Google Maps, you must first have a mobile, laptop or computer that has internet connectivity. In addition, you must remember the Gmail account’s ID and password.
Let’s tell you the essential steps that you need to follow. Firstly, write www.maps.google.co.in at Google. After this Google Maps will open, here you have to enter the Google ID that was linked to your missing smartphone.
After the id sign-in, 3 dots on the right top will be visible, click on them. After this you will see ‘Your timeline’ option. After choosing your timeline option you will have to enter the year, month and day, the day you want to see the location history. After entering all the information, your location history will start appearing over time.
Let us tell if you want to use this feature in Google Maps in any Android phone, sign in the same ID in Google Maps that was linked to your mobile. The way to use this feature in the handset is also the same thing. This feature will work correctly when your mobile and location service are on.

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