How do I deactivate the Find My Mobile service?

Last Update date : 13.09.2022

It is possible to deactivate the "Find My Mobile" option. It can be done from your device settings or by logging out of your Samsung account. 

View of a mobile screen with the “Find My Mobile” function deactivated.

You can turn off the “Find My Mobile” function two different ways. You can deactivate it in your device settings or by removing the device from your Samsung account. 

Please note: If you turn off the “Find My Mobile” setting, it will appear in the device list on the website. However, it will not work on the device even if you enable the function on the website.

If you want to deactivate the “Find My Mobile” service, follow the next steps:

  • To deactivate through “Settings”:
Step 1. Open the settings menu on your device. Step 1. Open the settings menu on your device.

Step 1. Open the settings menu on your device.

Step 2. Tap the “Biometrics and security” option on the top of the screen. Step 2. Tap the “Biometrics and security” option on the top of the screen.

Step 2. Tap the “Biometrics and security” option.

Step 3. Scroll down and turn off the “Find My Mobile” button. Step 3. Scroll down and turn off the “Find My Mobile” button.

Step 3. Turn off the “Find My Mobile” button.

  • To deactivate through your account:
Step 1. Open the settings menu on your device. Step 1. Open the settings menu on your device.

Step 1. Open the settings menu on your device.

Step 2. Go to the “Samsung account” menu. Step 2. Go to the “Samsung account” menu.

Step 2. Go to the “Samsung account” menu.

Step 3. Go to the bottom of the screen and tap the “Sign out” button. Step 3. Go to the bottom of the screen and tap the “Sign out” button.

Step 3. Tap the “Sign out” button on the bottom of the screen.

Please note: If you log out of your Samsung account, you will not be able to use certain Samsung services on your mobile device. 

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