How to Turn Off Find My iPhone in iOS 13 and iOS 14

Find My iPhone lets you locate your device if it is misplaced. You can remotely lock, play a sound, erase data on your device. However, when you plan to sell your iPhone, you must turn this feature off. Else, the buyer will have a tough time using the device properly due to Activation Lock. Also, before factory reset, you will have to disable Find My iPhone. Let me show you how to do this in iOS 13 and iOS 14.

How to Disable Find My iPhone in iOS 13 and iOS 14

The steps to turn off Find My iPad are the same as well.

  1. Open the Settings app on your device
  2. Tap on your Apple ID banner from the top
  3. Tap on Find My.
  4. Tap on Find My iPhone.tap on apple id profile and tap on find my then tap on find my iphone
  5. Turn off the toggle for Find My iPhone.
  6. Enter your Apple ID password and tap on Turn Off.turn off find my iphone on ios 13 running iphone

How to Disable Find My iPhone in iOS 12

  1. Open the Settings app
  2. Tap on your Apple ID banner from the top
  3. Tap on iCloud.
  4. Scroll down and tap on Find My iPhone.tap on apple id and tap on icloud then tap on find my iphone
  5. Turn off the toggle for Find My iPhone.
  6. Enter your Apple ID password and tap on Turn Off.turn off find my iphone in ios 12 running iphone

That’s all!

Please know that once you do this, you will not be able to know the location of the device in case you lose it.

If you switched off this feature for reset or restoration purposes, make sure you enable it back on (if not already) after you are done.

Find My is a valuable option, and you must enable it on all your compatible Apple devices like Mac, iPad, etc. When you turn on this feature for your iPhone, it is automatically set up on the paired Apple Watch and AirPods too. Pretty neat!

Finally, for some more knowledge, head over to our guide that shows you how to use this feature and Family Sharing to locate your family member’s Apple device.

 

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Jignesh Padhiyarhttps://www.igeeksblog.com
Jignesh Padhiyar is the co-founder of iGeeksBlog.com who has a keen eye for news, rumors and all the unusual stuff that happens around Apple products. During his tight schedule, Jignesh finds some moments of respite to share side-splitting contents on social media.

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