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Remotely Lock and Wipe Your Samsung Galaxy Note 3

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I have lost my phone and the GPS is turned off?

I was hoping there was a way to turn that on remotely so I can see where I left my phone?

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Unfortunately, you cannot remotely turn your phone's GPS on. This is because Google recently implemented a feature into the version of Android that your Samsung Galaxy Note3 is running that prevents the GPS from turning on without direct user interaction. In other words, your GPS cannot be turned on without you touching your phone and making it turn its GPS on. There are some apps that claim to be able to remotely enable your phone's GPS, but there are two things that prevent you from using them: you have to install them on your phone before you lose it, and you also have to be running an older version of Android that doesn't have the new Google feature.

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I have lost my phone so how to erase my KNOX data?

I have lost my Samsung Note3, so how is it possible to delete or erase my KNOX personal data

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I lost my Galaxy Note3 today and I want to erase all data, photos, music in it can you help me?

I lost my Galaxy Note3 today and I want to erase all data, photos, music in it can you help me?

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I've lost my S5, and its location service is turned off?

It is still turned on, and I can connect with Android device manager. however, location service is off, so I'm limited to making it ring and locking it.

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It seems location unavailable so how I locate and erase data?

It seems location unavailable so how I locate and erase data

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How can I recover my lost Samsung Galaxy S6 edge plus?

I lost it at school, the location and WiFi are off and I have it locked with my fingerprint. What can I do about it? My phone is not in service which makes it impossible to call/text it. I have tried: I went to the main office, the secretary e-mailed my teacher, I filled out a Theft/Loss form and asked my friend if she had seen if someone took it. I think it was caused by: I went to the restroom and left it sitting on top of my desk.

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