Join Nick Brazzi for an in-depth discussion in this video Locating lost iPhones, iPads, and computers, part of iCloud Essential Training.
In this movie, I want to talk about the Find My iPhone…or Find My Mac feature, which I think is the most…valuable feature in iCloud.…In fact, I always recommend when somebody…buys a new iPhone for the first time,…that they set up an iCloud account…just for this feature.…The idea is if you ever lose your iPhone or your…iPad or your computer, you can locate it because…it can report its location back to the iCloud server.…Now, the device does have to be turned on…and connected to a network for this to work,…but for an iPad and an iPod, they usually stay…turned on and connected to a Wifi network,…and an iPhone is usually connected to a celluar…network, so you have an even better…chance of locating that.…
Now, before we can see how the option works,…it's very important that you enable it before…you lose your device.…So, if you're just setting up an iCloud account for…the first time, I think it's very important to make…sure this option is enabled.…So first, let's see how to enable it on my computer.…Of course, I'm going to go into system preferences,…
- What is iCloud?
- Creating an iCloud account
- Linking to iCloud on Mac, Windows, and iOS devices
- Managing storage space
- Synchronizing data
- Locating lost iPhone, iPads, and computers
- Working with iCloud Drive
- Setting up Family Sharing
- Transitioning work from your computer to your iPad or iPhone with Handoff
Skill Level Beginner
1. Setting Up iCloud
2. Using iCloud Services
3. Working with iCloud Drive
4. Using the Photo Library
Sharing photos from iPhoto7m 12s
5. Working with Family Sharing
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