How To Find Stolen Or Lost iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus

How To Find Stolen Or Lost iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus

Losting your phone and putting it elsewhere is extremely common. Fear not, as you'll be able to find a lost or stolen iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 plus using many completely different ways together with a tracker app, iOS Device Manager and a number of {other|and several other} other sorts of software system to find your Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 plus. similar to Apple’s find My iPhone, Google has its own system called the iOS Device Manager or sometimes known as find My iOS. iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 plus users can find their smartphones within their own home, or on the other side of the city. during this article, we are going to show you ways you'll be able to find your lost or stolen iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 plus.

How To find Lost iPhone 8 Or iPhone 8 plus

  1. Using a pc or smartphone, move to find My iPhone on
  2. Click All Devices. (Next to the device you’ll either see a green dot or gray dot, the green dot means that it’s online, while the gray dot means that it’s offline)
  3. Select the device you would like to find.
  4. Then you'll be able to either update the location of your iPhone, zoom in and out of the map or change the view of the map.

Select the way to erase your iPhone 8

It’s impossible to save data on your iPhone 8 before you move to reset password if you haven’t done a backup on that. To reset password on iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 plus, you’ll need to erase the iPhone.

  • If your iPhone is already synced with iTunes, use the iTunes method
  • If your iPhone is signed in to iCloud or find My iPhone is tuned on use the iCloud method
  • If you don’t use iCloud or can’t sync with iTunes, use the Recovery Mode method

Erase your iPhone 8 with iTunes

  1. Connect your iPhone 8 to your pc
  2. iTunes may open automatically – if not, open iTunes
  3. Enter the passcode if you’re asked for it – if you don’t know your passcode, try another pc or use the Recovery Mode method
  4. Sync your iPhone 8 to iTunes. this may happen automaticallly
  5. Make a backup of your iPhone
  6. Click Restore [your device].
  7. When the set up screen shows up on the iPhone or iPhone 8 plus, press on Restore from iTunes backup.
  8. Select your iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 plus in iTunes. look at the date and size of each backup and pick the most relevant one.

Erase your iPhone 8 with iCloud

  1. Go to with a different device
  2. If needed, sign in with your Apple ID
  3. Then at the top of the browser, choose All Devices
  4. Choose that device you’d prefer to erase
  5. Choose Erase [device] – everything are going to be erased, including your passcode
  6. Now you'll be able to either restore from a backup or set up as new

If your device isn’t connected to a Wi-Fi or cellular network, you can’t erase it with find My iPhone.

Erase your iPhone 8 with recovery mode

If you’ve never synced with iTunes or set up find My iPhone in iCloud, you’ll need to use recovery mode to restore your device. this may erase the device and its passcode.

  1. Connect your iPhone to your pc
  2. Open iTunes
  3. Force Restart your iPhone 8 by pressing and holding each the Sleep/Wake and home buttons for at least 10 seconds. Don’t unleash when you see the white Apple logo. Keep holding till you see the Recovery Mode screen. You’ll know it once you see it.
  4. When you see the choice to restore or Update, select Update. iTunes will attempt to reinstall iOS without erasing your data. Wait while iTunes downloads the software system for your device.