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How to reach your family in an emergency even if their iPhone is set to ‘do not disturb’

You can’t predict emergencies (that’s what makes them emergencies). But thanks to smartphone tech, you can be prepared. Check these settings on your iPhone before you need them.

Your phone’s Do Not Disturb mode is handy when you’re busy at work or just want some peace and quiet. It silences calls, alerts, and notifications while your phone is locked.

Now I’ll show you how to set this up with your family.

You need to set up Family Sharing if you haven’t already:

Now that you’ve set up Family Sharing, you can see your family members’ devices in the Find My app. Their devices appear below yours in the Devices list.

Here’s how to send a ping to a family member’s device:

That’s all you need to do. I use this trick with my family, so they have no excuses to ignore me!

Category: Technology

Source: NYPost Technology

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