If you have your Tile but lost your phone, you can double-tap the “e” button on your Tile and your phone will ring, as long as it’s within the 100-foot Bluetooth range.
It works both ways – your keys can now help find your lost phone!
How do I get my tile to ring my phone?
Use Your Tile to Ring Your Phone! –
Why does my tile not find my phone?
Refresh your Bluetooth connection.
Toggle your Bluetooth on your mobile device off for 30 seconds. Then, turn it back on and wait for your Tile to re-connect to your phone. Try pressing the green “Find” button to ring your Tile.
Does tile app need to be open to find phone?
The app does have to be open and running in the background in order to have accurate location updates of your Tile, and so that you can ring your phone when it’s within Bluetooth range (30-100 feet). Force closing the app at any time stops the communication between your app and Tile.
Can you attach a tile to your phone?
Android devices can connect to 4-6 Tiles, and Apple devices can connect up to 8 Tiles. What’s cool about Tile is that they are not paired to a single phone or tablet. You can easily install the Tile app on any device, and login with your account credentials.
How do I keep tiles running in the background?
To ensure that your Tiles are constantly connecting and receiving updated locations, our app needs to be running in the background of your device. Not sure what “running in the background” means? We can help! Start by double-clicking the Home button at the bottom of your phone or tablet.
How do you reset tile?
I’m right next to my Tile but it won’t connect! What do I do? –
Can you reactivate a tile?
Once a Tile is deactivated, it can’t be reactivated on any account, for security reasons. If you want to give your Tile away or just hide it for a while, use one of the other options.
How do you silence tiles?
- Open the Tile device list.
- Press on a tile and select Edit Tile Details.
- Under Actions, unselect the option for Find Your Phone.
Can you track someone with tile?
The Tile itself does not use GPS. Whenever a person who is running the Tile app on their phone passes within range of your Tile, their device will automatically and anonymously update your app with your Tile’s most recent location.
Where is the hidden tile tracker?
The basic steps involved in locating a hidden GPS tracker on your car are:
- Perform an exterior inspection: Use a flashlight and mirror to check areas like the wheel wells and under the vehicle.
- Perform an interior inspection:
- Sweep the vehicle with a bug detector:
- Know when to seek professional help:
Are tile trackers worth it?
One of the great benefits of Tile GPS trackers is that they are very reliable. It’s worth noting that Tile GPS trackers are powered by replaceable batteries. You should know that Tile GPS trackers are 99% recyclable. That means that you need to use only 1 battery per year for a Tile GPS tracker.