Information on how to register your iPhone on Immobilise
Mobile phone registration on immobilise only takes a couple of minutes. All you need is the IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity) along with the model of the Apple iPhone.
The IMEI number is a unique 15-17 digit serial number for mobile phones and by simply typing *#06# into the keypad the IMEI number will display on the screen (see diagram, right).
Alternatively you should be able to find the IMEI number by checking the phones original packaging.
To register your iPhone go to the home page and create an account*. Simply follow the on-screen instructions (an email address is required).
* If you already have an account sign-in and add another item to your account (Go to step 3, second paragraph)
Once inside your Immobilise account you'll be prompted to add your first item by clicking the button "Add your first Inventory item".
If you already have an Immobilise account and are signed-in click the green box "Register New Item" on the left hand side to start the registration of your Mobile Phone (shown above, left).
On the "Item Detail" page provide the details of your Apple iPhone by "Type", "Make", "Model", "Description", "Markings", "Date Purchased", and "Purchase Cost". Click next, the details will be saved and you will be taken to the next step.
In the "Identifiers" input box add your phone's IMEI number along with any other identifiers you can find for the phone such as a serial number if you have one.
iPhones also have a unique serial number in addition to the IMEI, to find this on the iPhone go to "Settings" then "General" then "About" and the "Serial number is listed. Simply add thisas an additonal identifier.
Please note adding multiple identifiers increases the likelihood of your item being identified by the Police in the event of its loss or theft.
Once you have added all your identifiers click the the green button "Save" (bottom right) and you will be taken to the next step.
If you have any photographs, a purchase receipt or another relevant document such as an insurance certificate click the blue link "add one now!" that can be found at the bottom of the overview of your newly registered item, or alternatively click the "Edit" link to the right of the images section.
In the input box that now appears simply click the grey "Select" button (shown right) to browse the file to upload, than click the blue button "Upload Image" to add it.
Please note the system will only accept Jpeg file types under 2mb in size.
After navigating to your main account view you should now see your newly registered item.
If you need to make a change click the action dropdown button (shown right) if you need to "Edit/view", "Report Lost", "Report Stolen", "View Certificate", or "Delete" the item.
Ideal for use with your Immobilise account you will be able to mark, label and register all your possessions to deter thieves and help the authorities identify and return your property.