iCloud: online

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An iOS device is online if it’s turned on (with or without a passcode lock) and connected to a data network, such as EDGE, 3G, 4G, or Wi-Fi. A Mac computer is online if it’s turned on and connected to the Internet via Wi-Fi or Ethernet.

If a device is online, a green dot appears beside the device in the My Devices list.

Published Date: Mar 23, 2017
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