The anti-theft feature on Bphone 3 will help to find back the phone in case it is stolen or you accidentally leave it somewhere. To execute the anti-theft command, use the backup number to compose an anti-theft message, then send to 0968 0 911 911. The anti-theft message shall be in the following syntax:
Write LOST and send to 0968 0 911 911
LOST command will remotely lock the Bphone 3, while at the same time the phone’s screen will display your backup number and a notice saying that it’s a lost device. The person who has the phone might contact you via the backup number displayed on the lockscreen (he/she cannot use that Bphone 3).
Write LOCATION and send to 0968 0 911 911
LOCATION command will remotely lock the Bphone 3, while at the same time the phone’s screen will display your backup number and a notice saying that it’s a lost device. Then, the Bphone 3’s current location will be automatically sent to your backup number.
Write TAKEPICTURE your_email and send to 0968 0 911 911
TAKEPICTURE command will control the Bphone 3 to take photos with its front and back cameras, then email you the photos so that you can know who has the phone as well as his/her surroundings.
Note: your_email is the address that you want the taken photos to be sent to.
Write SCREAM and send to 0968 0 911 911
SCREAM command will control Bphone 3 to get locked and scream at its maximum volume, helping you to recognize where you left the phone.
In case you haven’t registered your backup number, please call to Bphone Service Center for guides to remotely register such backup number.
HOW TO REGISTER/CHANGE BACKUP PHONE NUMBER
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Backup phone number is used to execute anti-theft commands when Bphone 3 is lost. You should choose the number that is still available for use by the time Bphone 3 gets lost. For example, the phone number of a family member. You should note that the backup number is also the one that can receive calls from the person who gets the phone and wants to return.
To register backup number, follow these steps:
Step 1:
Open Anti Theft, then touch Options and enter the backup phone number.
Step 2:
Enter the backup number and touch Change. Enter the confirmation code (sent to the backup number) and touch Update to complete registering backup number for Bphone 3.
How to change the backup phone number
If you want to change the backup phone number in cases like: selling or giving the phone to someone else and you need to change the backup number to the number of the receiver. This change will require 2 confirmation codes: 1 confirmation code will be sent to the current backup number (to make sure you are the one who wants to change) and 1 confirmation code is sent to the new backup number (of the person who buys or is given the phone)