Wouldn’t it be nice if your iPhone self-destructed to prevent thieves from having your personal data if they steal your phone? Even if you could even lose it… It won’t explode, but Apple offers a way to erase data from your iOS devices and with them all your personal information remotely. The information in this article applies to all currently supported versions of iOS.
How to delete your iPhone data remotely
Activate the Find My iPhone option on the iPhone and connect an active iCloud account on the device to find my iPhone works. The iCloud account is offered free by Apple.In case we are sure we will never see our beloved iPhone again, you can use the remote wipe function.You can configure your iPhone to automatically delete data if the wrong access code is entered more than 10 times following these steps.If you have children or someone else who uses your phone, the Clear data option could be a problem if you are not careful. Your child may try innocently to guess the code too many times and accidentally delete data from your iPhone.It is better to use the remote cancellation function if you are sure that your girlfriend (iPhone) will never come back to you!