Tracking Cell Phone with GPS
GPS tracking is a program that allows you to locate someone that now can be used to track a cell phone location. On tracking a phone, you can get the benefit and also face risk.
Here are the tips of tracking a phone:
1. Buy a phone equipped with a GPS tracker
To track a phone, it can use GPS technology or the cell network which needs signals from the nearest tower.
2. Check the service provider
Try on phone tracking programs such as Sprint/Nextel’s Mobile Locator, Verizon’s Family Locator and AT&T’s Family Map.
3. Buy and install cellphone tracker software
AccuTracking, GPSed Monitoring Service and MapQuest Find Me are the most recommended programs.
4. Use a free mapping program
Google Latitude, Mologogo, Buddyway and Instamapper are the examples. Check the best program to use.
5. Use the unique IMEI number
Each cell phone has a 16-digit code that is called IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity) number that can be find by dialing *#06#. If your cell phone is lost or stolen, give your carrier the IMEI number.
Turn off the location services on your phone to avoid unwanted invasions of privacy.