We all love our family, and that’s why we all-time worry about the family members when they are not together. So, at that time, to get to know the family members’ location, the Sprint Family Locator app will help you.

In which you just have to set the phones of the family members. And, then it will show you the current location of the members whose phones have been added. But what to do when you want to disable the Sprint Family Locator?

To do so, you just have to check out this discussion. At the end of it, you will surely get an answer to it. So, just look at the discussion and easily disable the Sprint Family Locator.

How to Disable Sprint Family Locator?

There may be more than one solution to do so. At the same time, it’s not necessary that all of them will work. Here, we also list the best two solutions for whatever we discussed. You may use both of them to complete the task. Both solutions are too easy to perform and will not consume too much time. So, let’s check it out.

  • By Turning off the GPS or Location.
  • By Uninstalling Updates the Sprint Family Locator from the Settings.

How to Disable Sprint Family Locator

Turn off the GPS/Location

To know the location of any person, the Location or GPS option must be enabled. Even to use Google Maps, the Location is must enabled. If it does not, then even with the data connection, you will not be able to know the location. The same thing will also happen here in Sprint Family Locator. If the location is enabled on the member’s phone, then and then you can know their location.

So, to disable this Sprint Family Locator, one of the best ways is to turn off the GPS. Most of the time, it will do the job. You can try this easy trick to disable the Family Locator. If still, the issue is there, then the next solution will not make you feel sad.


Uninstall Updates of the Sprint Family Locator

In this trick, you will have to follow some easy steps to make it disabled. So, look at the steps and follow them on your device on which the Sprint Family Locator exists.

  • Go to the Settings of the mobile by launching the Menu.
  • Then, go to the >Apps.
  • Here, Swipe the display right to left four times and come to the All tab.
  • Find the Sprint Family Locator app and tap on it.
  • On the next display, tap on the Uninstall Updates and Force Stop options one by one.  

Troubleshooting Guide

Why is my sprint app not working?

You may be experiencing any app crashing, Won’t open, Won’t respond or Isn’t working properly. If the app that isn’t working is an Instant App, try these troubleshooting steps instead.

You can follow the steps listed below to fix it.

Restart your phone & update it

  • Restart your phone
  • Check for Android updates
  • Update the app

Check for a larger app issue

  • Force stop the app
  • Clear the app’s cache & data
  • Sync devise with Google servers
  • Uninstall the app
  • Contact the app developer

Try rebooting the device into safe mode

You can also refer official google page for more information.

These steps will fix your app not working issue. Our study suggests that the above steps have even fixed app not working issue with popular apps like McDonald’sYouTubeDisney PlusPrime VideoPokemon GoSkypeGoogle DuoTinderTwitterGmailFacebook appFB messenger, and many more.


Try these steps on the device, and you will surely get a satisfying answer. So, with the help of these two tricks, you can easily disable the Sprint Family Locator.

We hope that you may get an answer to whatever we have discussed over here. If it helps you, then also share it with those who have this Sprint Family Locator.


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Mukesh Chauhan
Mukesh Chauhan is an Engineering Student, who loves to write about technology and gadgets. Currently he is studying and working as an Editor on Theandroidportal.com