“Find My Friends” is a nice app. It lets you see not only share your location with your friends but also check out where your friends are.

As per your need, you can customize “Find Friends”. For example, you have the option to enable/disable request handling, change geofence alerts and more. Willing to customize and use it perfectly on your iOS device? Let’s go!

How to Customize Find Friends in iOS 10 on iPhone and iPad

How to Customize “Find Friends” in iOS 10 on iPhone or iPad

How to Enable or Disable Allow Friend Requests in “Find Friends” on iPhone/iPad

Depending on your wish, you can enable/disable friend requests.

Step #1. Launch Find Friends on your iPhone.

Launch Find Friends on your iPhone

Step #2. Tap on Me.

Tap on Me

Step #3. Next, you have to swipe up on the Me menu.

Step #4. Now, you need to turn on/off the switch next to Allow Friend Requests.

You need to turn on or off the switch next to Allow Friend Requests

How to Change Units of Distance in “Find Friends” on iPhone/iPad

Step #1. Open Launch Find Friends on your iPhone → Tap on Me.

Step #2. Next, you need to swipe up on the Me menu.

Step #3. Under Distance, Select a unit option which you prefer. You have two options – In Miles, In kilometers. We selected In Kilometers.

Two options - In Miles, In kilometers. We selected - In Kilometers

How to Manage Friend Notifications in “Find Friends” on iPhone/iPad

If you don’t follow each other’s location, you won’t be able to modify friend notifications.

Step #1. Launch Find Friends on your iPhone.

Step #2. Now, you will have to tap on contact in your list.

Tap on contact in your list

Step #3. Tap on More.

Tap on More

Step #4. Tap on Notify Me.

Tap on Notify Me

Step #5. Tap on Leaves or Arrives.

Tap on Leaves or Arrives

Step #6. Tap on Other in order to select a different location.

Tap on Other in order to select a different location

Step #7. Finally, tap on Done.

Finally, tap on Done

How to Manage Geofence Alerts in “Find Friends” on iPhone/iPad

Step #1. Launch Find Friends on your iPhone → MeSwipe up on the Me menu.

Step #2. Under Show Geofence Alerts option. You have two options – Everyone, Only My Friends. We selected Everyone.

Select Everyone

How to Change Send As “Find Friends” on iPhone/iPad

Step #1. Launch Find Friends on your iPhone → Tap on Me.

Step #2. Next, you will have to tap on Send As.

tap on Send As

Step #3. Now, you need to tap on the account from which you want to send locations. Make sure to add addresses at Apple’s website.

tap on the account from which you want to send locations

That’s it!

Now, make the most of these tips to use Find Friends perfectly. If you have any tips worth sharing with us, do let us know that in the comments below or on Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus.