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Nokia Lumia 520 "Find my Phone"

New Member
Lum1a520
Posts: 1

Nokia Lumia 520 "Find my Phone"

I cannot get the find my Phone functionality working consistently on my Nokia Lumia 520.

 

I have a data and Wifi connection.

I am not in airplane mode.

I have SMS functionality.

Location Services are On.

Services/Find my Phone is Off. When I slide the option to On, it remains off when I go back into settings!

 

Any ideas what I am doing wrong?

Mobile Overlord
scoobyman
Posts: 10,000

Re: Nokia Lumia 520 "Find my Phone"

[ Edited ]

Have you accessed this resource?http://www.windowsphone.com/en-gb/How-to/wp8/basics/find-a-lost-phone

Happy to have helped forum in a small way with a Support Ratio = 37.0

Mobile Overlord
farby
Posts: 19,704

Re: Nokia Lumia 520 "Find my Phone"

Surely something yet to be resolved..as mentioned HERE for other Lumias 

New Member
fawlty
Posts: 4

Re: Nokia Lumia 520 "Find my Phone"

I have the same problem with the toggle being "ON" when checking under "find my phone", but saying it's "Off" in the"Settings" page. But the function WORKS - I can successfully log on and find and ring my phone.

 

Still annoying though.

Counsellor
mittalarpit1
Posts: 68

Re: Nokia Lumia 520 "Find my Phone"

soft reset your phone via pressing power key + volume down key (8-10seconds). Then sync your microsoft a/c then u will get features of find my phone