If I can't be home for iPhone delivery...

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by tec2030, Feb 6, 2011.

  1. tec2030 macrumors newbie

    Oct 27, 2009
    What should I do if I can't be home for the iPhone delivery and it says that the package needs to have a signature by someone. Should I leave a note on the door, or is there something I can fill out on FedEx's website.

    Any help is greatly appreciate!
  2. musicman21 macrumors newbie

    Aug 16, 2010
    Leave a note on the door that includes the tracking number, where you want the package left, and your signature as well as your name printed. Works for me every time.
  3. jp700p macrumors regular

    Jun 28, 2010
    You can try calling FedEx and ask them to leave it at the facility and you go pick it up.
  4. Remmnever macrumors member

    Jan 20, 2011
    UPS has a form you fill out and leave on your door so that you don't need signature confirmation. I ordered my iphone through apple and this option was available. I would think fed ex has a similar procedure.
  5. tec2030 thread starter macrumors newbie

    Oct 27, 2009
    Thanks guys! Very helpful. I'm going to try to leave a note at the door where they shoud leave it. I'm not exactly close the FedEx location in my city, so it would be very out of the way.
  6. mrcribbs, Feb 6, 2011
    Last edited: Feb 6, 2011

    mrcribbs macrumors newbie

    Sep 6, 2008
    I won't be able to sign for my package, what can I do?

    For packages not requiring a signature for release, our drivers will leave the package at a recipient's door, or other secure location, if the driver believes it is reasonable to do so. If your package was shipped with the Indirect Signature Release option, you may leave a signed and dated handwritten note on the door instructing the driver to leave the package at your door.

    EDIT: From fedex.com
  7. LoganT macrumors 68020

    Jan 9, 2007
    I'm not sure you want to do that. It's so easy for someone to just take it, including the Fedex guy and if you sign that waiver Fedex and Apple are essentially off the hook. It might be safer to just to have them hold it for you.
  8. tjb1 macrumors 68000

    Aug 26, 2010
    Pennsylvania, USA
    Does Apple do the indirect signature? I know with my PS3 coming back from repair I had to sign for it in person, they wouldnt leave it with a note.
  9. Goldinboy17 macrumors 65816


    Jun 21, 2010
    San Francisco, Ca
    Another user posted video, it's pretty informative.
  10. Roadking macrumors 6502

    Feb 27, 2008
  11. anechcka macrumors regular

    Feb 1, 2011
    New Jersey

    Doesn't get any more accurate than that.

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