How to Turn Off Find My on iPhone

How to Turn Off Find My on iPhone

The Find My feature on Apple devices is a powerful tool that can help you find your device if it’s lost or stolen. Apple recommends that you turn off Find My on your iPhone before you sell or give it away.

Turning off Find My removes it from your Devices list. You can turn it off from the Settings app on your iPhone. Let’s dive into the article and see how you can do it. The steps in this article were taken on iOS 15.3.1.

How to Turn Off Find My from Settings

  1. Go to your iPhone’s Settings.

    Home Screen on the iPhone
    Tap Settings.

  2. Tap your name to go to your Apple ID.

    User's Apple ID on the iPhone
    Tap your name.

  3. Tap Find My.

    Find My Feature in the User's Apple ID Settings
    Tap Find My.

  4. Tap Find My iPhone.

    Find My iPhone Feature in User's Apple ID
    Tap Find My iPhone.

  5. Disable all the options that appear on your screen. You might want to keep “Find My network” on if you want to be able to find your iPhone when it’s turned off or offline.

    Find My iPhone Settings in the iPhone
    Disable all three options.

Phoebe is an HR assistant in her day job, but is also a web blogger that loves writing guides and sharing her experiences. When she is not out with her friends, she enjoys traveling or binge-watching Netflix. She graduated with a BA in Communication and Media Studies from the University of Utah, and is a chief editor at TechObservatory.

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