Wednesday, March 16, 2016

How To Quickly Check Activation Lock Status Of iOS 9.3 iPhone

If you start to use an Apple's security feature that helps to protect your iOS device if it’s ever lost or stolen then you must know how to quickly check Activation Lock status of iOS 9.3 iPhone. As you know if you turn on Find My iPhone on your iDevice the Activation Lock will be automatically enabled. In other case, when disabling Find My iPhone feature or erasing your iPhone from web interface at icloud.com/find or mobile Find My iPhone app this will automatically disable Activation Lock and live your device unprotected.


Activation Lock is really useful in case you are buying second hand iPhone as it prevents person from purchasing an iDevice that can’t be activated with the original iCloud credentials of the previous owner. Don't forget that Activation Lock supports iOS 7 firmware or later.

So follow easy tutorial below to quickly check the current Activation Lock status of your iOS 9.2.1 iPhone with the help of Apple’s web tool.

How To Check Activation Lock Status Of iOS 9 iPhone


Step 1. In order to check Activation Lock status of your iOS 9.3 iPhone launch a web browser on your computer, and go to icloud.com/activationlock webpage.

Step 2. On the next screen enter IMEI or serial number of your iDevice. To find IMEI and serial numbers navigate to Settings > General > About.

Step 3. Now enter the verification code and then click on Continue.


Step 4. On the next screen you will see the results. In case Activation Lock feature has been enabled for your iOS 9 iPhone, you will get an “Activation Lock: On” result.


It is possible to check Activation Lock status for any other iDevice by clicking on Check Another Device. Or you can close the browser window if you don't have another one.