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Microsoft's service for locating a lost phone on a map.

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Find my phone - Will it work if the SIM is removed?

To lock, ring or locate the phone I need to have active internet connection. But what if the SIM was removed by someone? Will I still be able to perform lock, ring or locate on my phone?
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What support does Windows Phone have for emergency calling?

I read recently (L.A. Times article) that cellular phone networks have not been doing a good job with emergency 911 calls in the U.S. The dispatchers who receive the calls often do not receive ...
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Find my phone doesnt work [duplicate]

I own a Nokia Lumia 520 however I have lost it. I know that find my phone is on in settings on my phone but find my phone on the windows website isnt working and I dont know why. Please help?!?!
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Find My Phone not working

I lost my Lumia 810, and replaced it with Lumia 920. Now, Find My Phone doesn't seem to be working. The 810 used to automatically update its location, and I could verify this on WindowsPhone.com. ...
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How can I unlock my phone that has been locked via windowsphone.com and encountered an error?

I was just testing Find My Phone on windowsphone.com. I locked it and entered password as 1234, windowsphone.com displayed a message that it cannot lock at the moment and asked me to try again later ...
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The sms commands or codes to send manually to windows phone

is there any way to send manually sms command to my windows phone to unsilent it or triangulate its position? I can't use windows' platform because my country code is not listed so I can right down my ...
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Where is the option to map a Windows Phone's location?

The windows phone 'Help and how-to' guide has steps to map a phone's location. When at step 2, after clicking My Phone and then clicking Find My Phone, all I get are three options to Ring, Lock and ...
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Why “Find my phone” is sending a SMS and doesn't work?

Actually is a friend phone. A new Lumia 710 but I had this same problem when I bought my Samsung Focus. After some days my Focus starts to work with "Find my phone". What happen is that the phone ...
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What setting up do I need to do for “Find My Phone” to work?

I'm trying to set up my phone so that "Find My Phone" will work. A couple of things are confusing: Firstly: The interface on the phone has two checkboxes which suggest they don't need to checked, ...