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Spy On Your Boyfriend, Girlfriend or Children's Text Messages and Emails from a Cellphone

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Hi, can I read wife's text messages without getting her phone?

Can you help mate? That would be good.


Unfortunately, you will need to get your wife's phone in order to install a spy application so you can read her text messages. Without physically holding her phone, there is no way for you to read her text messages through a spy application. If you ever get a hold of her phone, you can read the VisiHow article below to learn about different spy applications that are available and how to use them.

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How can I read my wife cell messages for free?

I want to know if she is cheating


Some of the good spy apps will offer free trials. Currently, TruthSpy is offering a 48 hour free trial. Do not trust any of the always "free" spy apps because those either are unreliable or they are just phishing for people to fill out surveys and then give you a bogus activation key.

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How can I read other person's text SMS?

How can I read other person's text SMS


The VisiHow article below on this page explains how you can see a person's SMS by installing a spy app on their phone.

Can I look at my wife's text, incoming and deleted?

Need to see deleted and incoming text for my wife phone

Once you have installed a spy app like mSpy you will see her messages even if she deletes them. You can also track her location history and call logs.

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Spy On Your Boyfriend, Girlfriend or Children's Text Messages and Emails from a Cellphone

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Hello I heard there is a way to send an email or text where I can then read his texts?

Please help, I have an app already but can't get the texts for some reason

You did not state what app you are currently using but with apps like FlexiSpy or Spyera you can contact their customer service if you are not receiving any texts.

I want to see who is texting or sending messages to my wife, I want to track her messages?

I want to track my wife messages

You can track your wife's messages with a spy app. If you suspect her of cheating then you also should have a conversation with her about what you have been observing in her behavior.

I need to receive his messages, calls and mail without him knowing?

Software for spying and how to apply it in my phone

You install the spy app on their phone and then you will be able to access a Control Panel from your phone. Usually, you get a link to the Control Panel in an email so that you can check it from any internet capable device. Compare several to choose which one provides what you need, can be easily installed and is within your budget. Spy apps like mSpy and FlexiSpy are not super expensive and easily installed.

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How can I access my boyfriend's messages without him knowing?

I feel that he's cheating on me.

All of the spy apps mentioned on this page run in the background in stealth mode. He will not notice the app is there unless he knows what to look for in terms of signs of monitoring or if he has any anti-spyware. You should try to install the app when he will not be around his phone for at least 10 minutes. This way if he does have an anti-spyware app you can disable it.

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How can I monitor my wife's text message from her smartphone to my PC?

How to monitor wife's text messages

If she has no password lock on her phone then you have a wider range of apps to choose from. All of the apps mentioned on this page that can be used to spy with are easily installed and you can monitor the data using your PC. If she uses your computer, you will want to clear your browser history after you access the Control Panel each time.

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How can I read my wife's Facebook chat on her PC?

I have access on my wife's PC but I want to read her messages on Facebook chat. I have tried: Nothing

Sniper Spy and Real Time Spy are two great programs for monitoring her online usage on the PC. If she has a smartphone you may want to also consider monitoring that. FlexiSpy and mSpy are just two of the spyware apps that offer and PC/Tablet/Smartphone package.

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How can I read the messages of my husband's old smart number?

I want to read all the text messages from a girl which he claims is just a friend. I have tried: None

You can only read current messages once a spy app has been installed. If this is his older phone he may have hard reset the phone which means the messages are gone forever. Since you think he has possibly cheated before, a spy app will allow you to see if he is doing anything illicit now. Browsing history, SMS, social media and call logs are just some of the standard features offered in the spy apps mentioned on this page.

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Sir, me and my wife have been married for 27 years and in the last 6 months she doesn't even want me touching her phone or her, for that matter can you tell me how to get into her phone and read old text and conversations 6-10 months back or can I get a transcript of her actions for that time frame?

Its like she has fell off the map when it comes to me

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I believe my boyfriend is cheating and I want to read his messages. I know that he connects to WiFi at home so I am trying to see what I can do to retrieve these messages?

I want to catch my lying boyfriend I have his IMEI # for his phone maybe I can hack this way

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