Turn Find My Device On / Off - Android™

If you would like to remotely locate, lock, ring or erase your device, view this info.

Note Notes:

  • Find My Device Android allows you to remotely locate, lock, ring or erase your device.
  • A GmailTM account must be set up on the device to utilize Find My Device.
  • Log in to the Find My Device Device (URL: google.com/android/find) to access these services.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps > Settings > Google (Google services).
  2. To allow the device to be remotely located:
    1. Tap Location.
    2. Ensure the Location switch (located in the upper-right) is set to the ON position.
  3. Tap Security.
  4. Tap the following switches to turn on or off:
    • Remotely locate this device
    • Allow remote lock and erase

Note For additional info, check out this Find My Device support page.