3 Efficient Apps To Find Your Android Phone On Silent Mode
Switched your Android mobile to silent mode and unable to find it? I have often faced this situation and hope you have faced it too. This is the most annoying and irritating situation as you cannot find it even making call from other mobile or landline. This situation can become worse if you need to make an important call.
However, there are apps that can help you locate your mobile easily without making a call. All you need to do is to download these apps in your Android phone and it will make your mobile ring even on silent mode.
Given below are the apps you can download and install in your Android phone. All of the following apps are equally effective for this purpose so you can choose to download any of these apps in your mobile.
Ring My Droid is a cool app that helps you locate your mobile kept on silent mode. This is basically a SMS-triggered app which means that you will need to send a message to your mobile from other phone to make it ring. However, only such message that contains Key Phrase will activate this application. You will need to carry out following steps to successfully install this app in your mobile.
#1 First of all, you will need to go to Google Play Store, search this application and download it.
#2 Once downloaded, you will need to install it on your phone and open it.
#3 When you will open this app, it will ask you to enter the Key Phrase –the phrase that you will later need to type in message and send it to your phone to make it ring.
#4 After entering your desired Key Phrase, tap on Set button and the app is ready to go.
To check whether it is successfully installed, turn your mobile to silent mode. Now pick up another mobile, type your Key Phrase and send it as a message on your number. If it activates the Alarm, then it means that the app has been successfully installed on your mobile phone and you can easily find your mobile phone in future, when kept on silent.
Wheres My Droid app is quite similar to Ring My Droid app comparing the ring feature which makes mobile ring even kept on silent mode. However, this app also has some other cool features such as GPS tracker which help you locate your mobile phone if it is so far that you cannot hear the ringtone. To install and activate this app successfully, you will need to carry out given steps.
#1 First of all, you will need to find this app on Play Store and download it.
#2 After downloading, install it on your phone.
#3 Once successfully installed, tap on the app icon to open it.
#4 The first time you open this app, it will ask you to configure it. Although there are many options and features that you can configure to protect your mobile, however, in this case, we will just need to set the Attention Word.
#5 Once you have set the Attention Word, click Ok and now you app will successfully work to find your mobile even kept on silent mode.
To make sure that the changes you have made to the app are working and the app is successfully configured, you will need to type your selected Attention Word in a text message and send it to your mobile. If your mobile rings, then the app is successfully configured.
Dissimilar to the above two texting apps, here is another cool app that can help you locate your mobile kept on silent mode by just whistling. In this way, you do not need to have access to another mobile to locate your own cellphone. You will need to carry out following steps to successfully install this app in your mobile.
#1 First of all, you will need to search and find this app on Play Store.
#2 After finding the app, download and install it on your mobile.
#3 Once installed successfully, open the app by tapping on its icon.
#4 The time you will open this app, it will ask you to configure it such as the frequency, range, area and other aspects of your whistle.
#5 After configuring the app, just click on Ok and return to homepage.
To check whether the app is working or not, put you mobile on silent mode and hide it somewhere where it is hard for the cellphone to detect your whistle. After hiding it, start whistling and if it rings, then it means that the app has been successfully configured. In case the mobile does not ring on your whistle, make changes in the app configuration and try again.