1. saurabhsdwivedi's Avatar
    Hi all,
    I am unable to see the map option for my phone in the "Find my phone " Option that windows has for locating lost phones.
    I am able to ring my phone.
    Its just that its not visible on a map like it should be.
    Dont know if the feature is available here in India,
    My data settings are on.
    phone battery is 90%
    Location is turned on.

    Please let me know if you know what i am doin wrong or is this feature simply not available for WP available in India.
    03-23-2013 05:36 PM
  2. HNNNNNGHHH's Avatar
    Which WP8 device are you using?
    03-23-2013 07:04 PM
  3. Techno-Freak's Avatar
    The feature is available in India, it has always showed the location of my phones (WP7 and 8) on the map. As you said it also successfully rings your phone.

    Under "find my phone" settings on your phone, do you have both the options enabled? Specifically the second one which says: "Save my phone's location periodically and before the battery runs out to make it easier to find"
    03-24-2013 03:07 AM
  4. Techno-Freak's Avatar
    Ok, I found out the problem.
    Microsoft's Find My Phone website does not show the option to find the phone on map when you're using the Indian version of website: https://www.windowsphone.com/en-in/my/find

    To enable this feature, just use the US English version:
    03-24-2013 03:27 AM
  5. saurabhsdwivedi's Avatar
    Hi ,
    Am using Lumia 920
    03-24-2013 06:10 AM
  6. saurabhsdwivedi's Avatar
    Hi Techno Freak,
    Thank you for your reply.
    I tried login in using the US link for website you posted still that option is not visible(picture attached)
    Also as for your earlier query of whether i have enabled both options in my cell phone settings.Well the Find my phone setting in my cell has just only one option "Send apps to my phone using push notifications" ...Thats it the option that you have written is not on here(picture attached).Please help.
    03-24-2013 06:23 AM
  7. govindkrishna's Avatar
    I have the same problem as Saurabh..!!
    Surprisingly no solution yet !!
    05-30-2013 10:31 AM
  8. Mukesh Rawat's Avatar
    Me too facing the same issue...
    07-18-2013 04:22 AM
  9. utkarsh_reloaded's Avatar
    Same here.... Additionally mix radio option is not there/....
    08-05-2013 05:29 AM
  10. mpt15's Avatar
    Same here.... Additionally mix radio option is not there/....
    mix radio is there in Nokia music.
    08-05-2013 05:33 AM
  11. vivek pareek's Avatar
    i am also having the same problem in locating my phone form windowsphone.com(both Indian and US version).Also, as saurabh said, i have only one option in my phone setting>find my phone.
    Please help !!
    08-05-2013 07:30 AM
  12. radu191289's Avatar
    Well if you are outside of USA and you are not using Nokia... many functions are missing... bty I just realized I can see my wp8 on map in Romania. Last time I checked this was not available.
    08-05-2013 09:15 AM
  13. umang_k91's Avatar
    this feature is not available in india unfortunately. it used to work here on my lumia 800, but now they have dropped support for it. dont know why though... hope it comes back
    08-05-2013 10:13 AM
  14. CodeGEN's Avatar
    I today faced the same problem , I was seeing my phone on the map before but right now ( after GDR2 update ) cant see it on the map. Location:Turkey
    08-17-2013 11:12 AM
  15. Adelina Kaytara's Avatar
    Buna. eu am o problema mai mare.. de fiecare data cand dau pe find my phone imi deschide pagina de how to... nu imi aceseaza aplicatia, asta fiind logata pe windowsphone.com . Nu stii oare de ce? .. Poate nu fac eu ceva bine. Merci
    10-03-2013 11:56 AM

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