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How to See Someone’s Location on iPhone

This guide will help you with the instructions for how to see someone’s location on iPhone after you have their permission. So that you can keep a track of someone or know when you and that person are nearby to the same location.

Let’s begin!

How to See Someone’s Location on iPhone?

The easiest way to check a person’s location on iPhone is to use the app Find Me. Although, if you want to use this app, firstly you will need to enable the Start Sharing Location.

And your friends need to approve and consent to be found using this app. Here is how you do that, follow the simple steps below:

  • Firstly, open Find My on your iPhone and then tap on the People tab.
  • Secondly, if you do not have any idea about this app. If you are using this app for the first time, then you will be directed to Start Sharing Location. Go into that option by tapping on it.
  • Now, choose someone from your contact list to share your location with that person and then tap on Send.
  • When you send the invitation.
  • Then you can tap on that person’s name to see the details about them as well. If you are not following them then you can scroll down and tap on Ask to Follow Location. It will send the invitation, and when that contact accepts that invite, then you will see their location if their location is on.

How to see someone’s location in the Find My App?

When you have this Find My app for the people set up on your iPhone, then it is very easy to see the location as well. All you have to do is open the Find My app.

  • Then go to the People tab.
  • Now tap on the name of the person that you want to see the location of.
  • If that person’s location service is on, you can see their location on a map.
  • From the map, you can also tap on Directions to get the exact directions on how to reach that location.
  • You are also able to tap on Notifications to set up a notification for the next time that person Arrives.
  • And also set notification if that person Leaves, or Is Not At a location.
  • You are also able to set the frequency of those notifications as well.

That was all guys. I hope this article is helpful and answers your queries. Thanks for reading.


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