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howto use "Where is my droid" by email?

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by android001, Dec 25, 2012.

  1. android001

    android001 Newbie
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    I install app "where is my droid" in case I lose my phone. But is there a way to email my adnroid cell phone from my computer and it will return an email to my computer and let me know the location by using "where is my droid?" Thanks.

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  2. electricpete

    electricpete Android Expert

    The program is set up to work by SMS'ing specific code to your phone.
    You can do that from a phone, or from a variety of pc programs that send sms.
    Most likely you can even use your normal email program to send your phone an SMS using the proper address. For example at&t phones: email to
    1234567890@txt.att.net where the first 10 digits are your phone number

    The Where's My Droid program is not set up to respond to emails to my knowledge and I don't see why you need that.

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