find my phone-ha-ha

Discussion in 'iPad General Discussions' started by jim_joh, Nov 23, 2010.

  1. jim_joh

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    I updated my iphone yesterday and now have spent hours trying to setup the so called free feature of finding your phone with no success. Now I am so confused with user names and passwords I can't remember my own name. Now Me.com says I am verified and my iphone says it is not verified. I am now at a standstill so life is too short to keep trying. By the way I also have a new HP6000 wireless printer & my ipad says cannot find printer. Door is closed. Had to tell somebody. jim_joh
     
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    I had a good night sleep and now find is working on iphone & ipad. jim_joh
     
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    If you're trying to use the MobileMe "Find My Phone" feature, one thing I learned was that you need to do it while in your Wi-Fi network. I had no success doing it while in 3G, but as soon as I was in my house, it set up without a problem.
     
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    Great info. I'm going to be getting my ipad soon and learning lots of things from you guys....
     
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    One thing I just realized o can only "find"my iPad with another iOS device, so if my iPad is lost I have to steal another iproduct to find it... Lol oh well. That's just stupid
     
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    You have to have certain printers to get the wireless printing to happen on a windows computer. I have a HP printer but it is the next model down and does not support eprint which is what the iPad requires. Oh, well, I can still just send a document in an email and print it at home. No biggie.....
     
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    Well I guess I have to eat my own words about finding my phone. I said everything worked but I just went me.com and it said nothing was registered. I am not going to spend anymore time setting it up again because it must be very unreliable. jim_joh
     
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    I will stay away from the updates until the 5th gen phone and 2nd gen pad come out. I'm happy with the way things are now :)

    But, of course, I have my devices jailbroken ;)
     
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    Find my iPad worked really good for me. Several people were impressed how it worked.
     

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