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Finding a lost AirTag

How other iPhone owners help keep a watchful eye over your lost AirTag (and whatever it is attached to).

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Topic: Apple
Waiting in line for the Apple Store
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Waiting in line for the Apple Store

Very good COVID protocols here.

For more information about what happens when you lose an Apple AirTag, click here.

Here is the AirTag
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Here is the AirTag

I bought a few. This one ended up being the one that I possibly sacrifice to the testing gods.

Unboxing in in the rain
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Unboxing in in the rain

Glad it's waterproof!

Nice...
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Nice...

... and shiny!
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... and shiny!

Activated!
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Activated!

With me... for now!
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With me... for now!

Can you spot the AirTag?
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Can you spot the AirTag?

I left it close to the entrance to a trail
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I left it close to the entrance to a trail

One of the ways to get onto the Kelvin Walkway, a trail along the River Clyde in Glasgow, Scotland.

Oh dear, I've 'lost' my AirTag
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Oh dear, I've 'lost' my AirTag

Engaging Lost Mode
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Engaging Lost Mode

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Lost Mode enabled!

Here's the general location...
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Here's the general location...

It would have been cheating to leave it in the middle of the city!

First ping!
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First ping!

More pings!
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More pings!

Retrieved the AirTag
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Retrieved the AirTag

AirTag on vacation at its new location!
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AirTag on vacation at its new location!

It's still there!
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It's still there!

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