Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Find Phone Now

Find phone now is the most sophisticated way to secure your Android device when it is stolen or misplaced.

2. What  are the features ?

* Find Phone anywhere in the world

* Manage unto 3  Android Devices with same account
* Remote Lock

* Remote Wipe
* Recent Locations
* Turn Off Notifications
* Spy Call
* Play Panic
* IMEI and Device Model
* Very Easy to use
* Find your device online and view the device location on Google Map.
* No more SMS driven like other Android Apps.
* Unlimited usage

3. What is supported in the Free Version ?

* Manage unto 3  Android Devices with same account
* Remote Lock
* Remote Wipe
* Recent Locations
* Spy Call
* Play Panic
* IMEI and Device Model
* Very Easy to use
* Find your device online and view the device location on Google Map.
* No more SMS driven like other Android Apps.
* Try the App for 60 days

4. How does Find phone now help me ?

- Use Find Phone to locate your device. You can locate upto 3 device with same account.

- Use Play Panic to find your device if missing / Misplaced.

- Use Recent Locations to get the history of device location.

- Use Remote Lock to lock your device if you think your device is stolen.
- Use Remote Lock to lock your device so that no one can access your device content when you are not around.
- Use Turn off Notification to find your phone where it is switched off. This can be useful if someone steals your phone and tries to turn it off.
- Use Spy Call to listen to background voice. Spy Call enables your phone to call to any number silently.
- Use Remote Wipe to Reset your device and delete all your information.

5. How do I use Find Phone now ?

Find Phone now is extremely simple to use.


1. Install the Android Application from Google Market
2. Run the set up wizard

3. go to www.findphonenow.com and login.

Note: The Setup wizard must be run to register the device with our server. Unless you do this, you would not be able to 
find your device.

6. How do I uninstall the App  ?

You need to deactivate the App as a device administrator.

The Device Administrator setting is located under location and security settings mostly. It might vary depending on
the Operating system (OS) you are using.

For example, device running GingerBread, HoneyComb & ICS, you may need to go to Settings - 
Location and Security - Device Administrator Screen.

For devices running Jelly, you may have to go to Settings - Security - Device Admin Screen

Once you are in the Device Admin Screen, you need to Deselect the 'Find Phone Now' App.

Uninstall the App so you normally do from Apps Screen.

7. What platform does Find Phone now supports ?

Findphonenow is only available for Android devices.

8. How long can I use Find Phone now Free Version ?

 You can use Find Phone now free version upto 60 Days. Please make sure you have the full version before the Free Version expires.

9. I have installed the Free Version of Find Phone now and been using it. Now it is expired.
    I lost my phone currently . What should I do ?
  
   Since your account is expired, there is no way you could recover your phone.
   Only way to make sure you can recover your device is by making sure your free version is not expired or you have the full version installed before you lose the device.


10. Does installing the Find Phone now Full Version on the device after I have lost the phone helps me to find the device ?

  No. Find Phone now needs to be run at least once before you lose it. The Setup wizard will register your device with our server.
 If you haven't run the setup wizard before loosing the phone, there is no way we could find your device.

11. Is Find phone now responsible for my lost phone ?

  No. We are not responsible for NOT finding the device using the application/site when in emergency or otherwise.

12. Where can I find the privacy statement for Find Phone now ?

Privacy statement can be view here - http://findphonenow.blogspot.com/p/privacy.html







5 comments:

  1. How do I deativate my account

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  2. Go to SETTINGS->Location and Security-> Device Administrator and deselect the app, then continue uninstall.

    Note: depending on your device, the setting may change.

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  3. how do i delete old phones from my account and put my current phone on the account? i have had more than three phones since i got the app, but have changed phones again.

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  4. How do you turn off PANIC after you find it?

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    1. the panic feature will tyme out approx. after a 1min, - 1.5min. in most case's

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