iPhone 4S sold and find my iPhone

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by jgalan14, Nov 30, 2011.

  1. jgalan14 macrumors 6502

    Oct 11, 2011
    So I sold my 16gb iPhone 4S and wiped everything off my iPhone. But I still see it on my ipad but can't located I guess. Do I need to erase manually ?

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  2. Vampire5003 macrumors 6502

    Dec 12, 2010

    I would try to wipe it, to see what happens. If you want to be safe always restore and send it fresh with no backup.
  3. b-rad g macrumors 6502a

    b-rad g

    Jun 29, 2010
    Just manually delete that one from your Find My iPhone list. I had to do the same thing when I returned mine to the Apple Store.
  4. bmms8 macrumors 68020

    Dec 19, 2007
    the phone is no longer his..

    OP i believe there should be an option to take that idevice off your account iirc.
  5. Small White Car macrumors G4

    Small White Car

    Aug 29, 2006
    Washington DC
    You might have to do it on the web site on a computer.

    If you bring up that exact same view on a computer there will be a little 'x' in the highlighted part you can click.

    I dunno...I guess they didn't add that to the iPad app?

  6. HazyCloud macrumors 68030


    Jun 30, 2010
    This is true. You must remove a device from icloud.com.
  7. Applejuiced macrumors Westmere


    Apr 16, 2008
    At the iPhone hacks section.
    You can remote wipe it and then it will ask you to remove from the list. Select yes.
    Since the device is restored and your icloud id is not setup on it it will not actually wipe the buyers new iphone it will just give you the option to not have it listed there any more.
  8. jgalan14 thread starter macrumors 6502

    Oct 11, 2011
    Oh ok thanks for the tip guys I thought after resetting the device it was gonna be gone thanks i ma erase it from iCloud then

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