How to hard reset iPhone remotely?

If you are looking for the best way to delete all content, settings and personal data from your iPhone remotely, then you should find instruction below to restore defaults in your lost or stolen iPhone. Let’s use Find My iPhone to locate your Apple device, then you will have a possibility to follow and catch the thief. Find My iPhone is extremely useful to protect your data once it’s stolen as you can erase everything that is stored on your lost iPhone. 

Necessary Tools:

  1. iCloud set up and enabled,
  2. Activated Find My iPhone,
  3. iOS 5 or later,
  4. Access to a web browser to remotely wipe data.
  5. Lost Apple device needs to have network access.

WARNING!
Remember that this operation will delete:
all of your personal data and customized settings.
Changes will be irreparable.

  1. Let’s open a web browser, navigate to iCloud.com and log in.
  2. In the next step, click Find My iPhone.
  3. At this moment, select the wanted iPhone from the list of devices and pick Erase iPhone.
  4. In the end, all the data on your lost or stolen Apple device will be erased. 

 

iCloud Find My iPhone

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By Natalia Ligocka on Aug 14, 2019