With the latest updates of iOS, now you find you’re lost devices and share your live location with friends and family using your Apple watch. But first, you need to add your Apple Watch to “Find My” on your iPhone. This way you can use your iPhone to locate your Apple Watch and use the Apple watch to locate your iPhone or any other device.
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How to Add Apple Watch to Find My?
When you sign in to iCloud on your device, your “Find my” turns on automatically. To add your watch to “Find my,” go to your iPhone settings, tap on your name, click on “Find my” and turn it on. If your “Find My” is set to your iPhone, your paired Apple device like Watches, AirPods, and AirTags will automatically be set up.
If you turn on “send the last location,” your paired device will send its last known location if its battery is low. Read the full details of iOS settings 2022 here.
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How to Use Find My on Apple Watch?
Once you add Apple Watch to “Find my,” you can use it to keep an eye on your paired devise. As I’ve mentioned earlier, when you signed in to your iPhone and enable find my on your iPhone, it will automatically set up on your watch.
To use “Find my” on your Apple Watch, tap on the home screen of your Watch and you’ll see “find deceives” “find people,” and “Find items.”
In “Find items” you can locate your missing items like your key rings with an AirTag attach. If you lost your iPhone or any other Apple device, you can locate it in the “Find devices” option. All you need to do is tap on the “Find Devices” and select the item you want to find and scroll down for other options.
How to use the Find Devices app?
With the “notify when left behind” option, you’ll get a notification when you’re too far from your device. If you lost your device and think it’s nearby, you can tap on “Play sound” and locate your missing item. Tap on “Directions” to see your device on a map, you can also see its last known location here.
If your device is far away, tap on the “Lost Mode” and this locks your device automatically.
How to use the Find People app on Apple Watch?
With the “Find people” app, you can share your location with your friends and family using the Apple Watch. Open the “Find Device” app from your home screen, and you’ll the people, with whom you’re sharing your location. Tap on “share my location.”
Follow the on-screen instruction and your friend will be notified that you’re sharing a location with him. He can choose his location with you as well. That’s how you can add Apple Watch to Find My and use Find My on Watch. With the Friend Finder iPhone feature, you can share your location with your friends and family using your wristwatch.