An android phone has gone missing, we're confident it's in the house (still on wifi) but it's on silent and does not have the Google device finder enabled.
Anyone know of a way to help this?
I wondered about remote installing apps, but they all appear to need enabling first.
Lots of looking has occurred, over several hours, but no luck 😞
Used the portabiity of my WiFi AP and a 20m ethernet cable to methodically move around the house and compare signal strengths to devices in known locations + changes in the lost device.
It was in a bag, in the boot, of the car, on silent.
Not quite Direction Finding as @Tecci suggested, but a "poor person's" version 😀
@M0YNG it is on wifi, so use HF detection
@Tecci can you expand a little please?
I can see the relative signal strength from my wifi management, and have tried to find locations with similar signal levels on another phone, but it hasn't helped much!
@M0YNG think about Fuchsjagd
Radio direction finding
@M0YNG So cyberpunk.
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