App for finding your lost phone
How can you find your smart phone which was lost,stolen or theft ?
we always thinks once when we purchase a new expensive smart phone that what will we do if our phone gets lost by anyway.
We often actually don’t take any prior precautions to stop happening such an incidents.
So next time when you purchase the phone, Immidiately download the app called WHERE’S MY DROID
It is said to be the first app in find your phone segment on Android market.
It is not like that the phone can be lost outside our home or office but it can be lost inside also.Some times you will find it under the pillow or under the bunch of newspaper or clothes,etc.
We can find it easily by ringing our phone from another mobile or landline phone,but what to do if it is on vibrate or silent mode ?
So the solution for that is WHERE’S MY DROID app.
It is available in two version FREE (with advertise)and PRO (Paid version)(without advertise)
After downloading you have to make certain set up in setting to work the app according to your wish?
Inshort this app work on the principle of SMS (short messaging service).
It means in case of lost of your phone you just have to send message to your lost phone to perform necessary action which we had already instructed at the time of downloading the app.
RING SET UP : In this type of setting we can send some pre-fixed sms from one pre-fix number (Sms and telephone number set as per application) to the lost phone.
When your lost phone will receive such sms from the certain number it will starts ringing at full volume irrespective of the mode of the phone wheather it was on silent or vibrate mode.
we can also set the phone to vibrate mode as well as instruct the camera to on the flash light.
GPS SET UP : By activating GPS (Global positioning system),you have to make the same process of sending certain type of message from the certain number but in return you will get the message from your lost phone that “Your instruction is received,sending GPS information within 5 minutes”
If in our lost phone GPS is not active than you will get the message “GPS failed,Getting network based location” and you will receive the network based location of the phone.i.e. You will come to know about particular area where your phone is lying,but if GPS is on than you will get the perfect location of your phone.
By doing this you will get the perfect location with the address with google map link.
CAMERA SET UP: It will take pictures with your phone’s camera and will be uploaded in company’s website.You can then check the image link received as sms by the company and can find the exact location.
LOCK SET UP : It will allows you to lock your device if it falls into untrustworthy hands.
REMOTE WIPE SET UP : Use this set up as a last option.It allows you to eras all the data on your lost phone,preventing anyone from getting personal information.Wiping your phone will also remove this app so you won’t be able to use it later to find your phone.
For Samsung user if they want can set the lost phone from the Samsung website.