How to Track Lost Offline Apple iPhone in iOS 17.3.1/14/13.7 & iPadOS 14 and Later

Enable Offline Finding and Get Experiments here how it works. in iOS 13, and newly renamed iPadOS 13 comes with a new FindMy App which is a merged app of Find My Friends and Find my iPhone. Apple designed to all iPhone users for the best experience in online or offline mode. My iPhone readers are asking and commenting to us and find help on how to find an iPhone that is offline or Put someone in offline mode from the control center. So here I guide the best solution and satisfying technical answer that set by the app for the offline iOS device. New Offline Finding mode works amazingly to track a lost device using Find My App. Follow this tutorial and Watch Video guide for easy to understand.

Officially apple’s Find my iPhone tracking system best for find lost iPhone or Find iPhone after misplacing.

You Must have iOS 13 Supported Devices if you don’t have then you will have to buy latest iOS 2019 supported device otherwise you won’t use this offline device find out feature.

Find offline devices
Locate a missing device even if it’s not connected to Wi-Fi or cellular using crowd-sourced location. When you mark your device as missing and another Apple user’s device is nearby, it can detect your device’s Bluetooth signal and report its location to you. It’s completely anonymous and encrypted end to end, so everyone’s privacy is protected.

Source: Apple

Troubleshooting: Find my iPhone not working, iPhone is offline or unable to track iPhone

1 What i Should do for lost iPhone find

Your Device is offline, Can I use Lost Mode? Remotely Erase, lock it.

Yes, we can take action remotely from the iCloud account. But action will be applied automatically when the device comes online mode.

Take action from your iCloud account or Use your Family member’s devices if you setup family sharing.

Enable Offline Finding to Locate the Device when Offline

This is a new feature in iOS 13, iPadOS 13 and MacOS Catalina. To enable the Settings.

1: Launch Settings app on iPhone.
2: Tap on Profile name and Scroll to Find My.
3: Enable Find My iPhone if not enabled. after that, you will See the option to Enable Offline Finding.

That’s it. Now you can locate your iPhone from another Apple device that you have. See me below video tutorial to get the full guide on how to use Find My App in iOS 13 and Troubleshooting problems that fixed if Enable Offline finding not working or Unable to track the offline device.

Turn on Lost Mode or Turn off Lost Mode

Are you not clear and experiencing any suspicious activity, don’t take the chance to lose more. Once we turn on lost mode, anytime we can turn off lost mode from the iCloud account.

Lost mode auto turn on Location Service and will be Turn off automatically if you turn off location service from your account.

Yes, we can get the last location of the device, if iPhone put offline by us or by others.

Pending action really work and Great for Owner: When iPhone is Offline

What action should I take while iPhone is offline?

Go to the on Web from Mac or PC Browser.

Login with Apple ID and Password, Running on your lost or offline device. Apply below Settings for your situation (That I recommended).

Play Sound: Tap on Play Sound to send alert for a ring. If it’s offline then wait for iPhone comes online.

1 How to find an iPhone that is offline

Lost Mode: Device is Offline; lost mode option will ask to fill alternate phone number that you want to display on the lock screen.

2 Enter number for lost mode screen

Also, short message appends with the contact number.

3 Enter Message that we want display on screen

Find the Last Location Using Find Friend

Find my Friend is enabled, Then you can track your device from your Friend’s iOS device, Mac or iCloud account.

Using App: Open Find Friends app on an iOS device,

Using Web: Go to and use your Apple ID and Password. See all friend’s devices location with Geoinformation. track and find your Device. if the device is offline then you can check the last location easily.

How set Restriction unauthorized offline mode?

This is prevention techniques for anyone can make iPhone Disable for Wi-Fi or Cellular data from a control center.

Control center on lock screen may important role of break the security by making iPhone offline (Turn off Cellular or Wi-Fi).

Find my iPhone offline last known location

The device is offline, but you can see the Apple map in your iCloud account. See the last location of a device on Map. And follow on Map to track your device.

Above is the quick guide to finding an iPhone that is offline Using Findmy App on iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 and later.

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Karly Wood

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