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

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How do I program my phone to receive my kids texts without them knowing?

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You will need to install an app that runs secretly. Many of the spy companies like Auto Forward, Highster Mobile, FlexiSpy and mSpy all can be contacted for pricing of several devices and not just one target phone. Assess which plan works best for your budget and the features that if offers. If your children have iOS phones make sure that the app can monitor their device before purchasing.

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Wondering if the app was free?

Just wanted to use it for a week

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The more reliable apps to spy on kids` text messages are usually not free. There are monthly payments to be made and you would have to do the monitoring from your computer. Also, you need to be able setup the app onto your child's phone, but he won't be able to see it once it's installed.

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There are also some free apps but you need to be very careful with these and you should not be installing them without any precaution. If the app is not valid and somehow malicious, it may even cause your child to lose his privacy to a stranger.

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Help needed to see what my girlfriend is doing on WhatsApp at 04:00 am and 05:00 am in the morning and is not me she messaging?

I want to spy on my girlfriend WhatsApp but there is no way to get her phone.

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We are developing a number of additional guides on cell phone spy apps, and their use. These Wikis will be updated as we complete testing on the mobile phone and Tablet spy apps, many of which allow you to view WhatsApp messages as well. Please reference our comprehensive guide on using the My Spy (mSpy) App, for one example.

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What apps in play store can I use to chat without my girlfriend knowing?

I believe that you are asking for an application that you can use to chat with others without your girlfriend knowing from viewing the numbers or information on a bill. There are a number of applications that you can use that are untraceable for anyone to be able to see on your phone bill on your device:

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Kik Messenger is an application that is untraceable for it can only be traced by its data rather than the billing information from your device:

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=kik.android

Snapchat is also another untraceable application that can use data rather than billing information on your account:

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.snapchat.android

Glide is another application that is untraceable from being noticed by another person through you phone bill:

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.glidetalk.glideapp

These applications will allow you to chat with others while hiding it from your phone bill and also tracking applications so that you will be able to chat privately. The only person that can tell any of your business is yourself or the person you are chatting with on the applications.

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More questions and answers on this topic can be found here: How can I check my kids phone without them knowing

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Spy On Your Boyfriend, Girlfriend or Children's Text Messages and Emails from a Cellphone
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Do I need to use the direct phone to install the app on?

What phone would be needed to complete it correctly?

In all cases, you need to have access to the phone you are trying to spy on to install a spy app on that phone. When tracking, you can use your own computer, a cell phone, or a Tablet to track SMS messages and view account activity on the phone you're spying on. Each app supports different devices, so you'll need to check with the app for details on supported devices. Many iOS devices, for example, require an that you jailbreak the iPhone to install a spy app.

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How do I go about putting spyware on girlfriend's phone without access, but have IMEI# and papers from where I purchased the phone?

Help with finding out if she is still sleeping with her Ex.

It is not possible to install a spy app on any device without physical access to that device. However, once installed, the device is invisible. Your only other alternative to installing spyware on a mobile phone would be to purchase a new device. In this case, you would install the spyware yourself, or you could purchase a spy phone with the spy software preinstalled. Just keep in mind that those are pretty expensive options.

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Is there an app to see text message from another phone without them knowing?

I want to see text messages from someone phone

There are many apps available to view the SMS messages on another person's phone. The app you use will depend on whether they are using Android, iOS, or Windows Phone. We are developing a guide for how to spy on someone's cell phone, and would encourage you to look there for updates.

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I installed stealth genie on target phone (Galaxy S5). After installing the anti-malware software (Norton + another one), flagged it as spyware and recommended removal. I uninstalled/disabled both programs and successfully installed package. For some reason every 2-4 days those anti-malware programs seem to restart themselves and remove the spyware. Advice?

I need a way to install the spyware so as not to be flagged by the anti-malware programming such as Norton.

You should be able to revoke the device permissions or use Android to remove the application. If this does not work, you may need to Factory Reset your device to remove Stealth Genie.

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How to get software on PC to the target device?

Sure.....I need to install the software on my PC running Win7 and how will I then be able to sync up with the target device 40 miles away?

You need to install software on your PC, and on the phone, you are trying to spy on. Once this is done, the target phone will broadcast updates to you either over a W-Fi network (in which case the user will not notice anything, as their cell phone bill, will not change), or use their data network, in which case you need to pay attention to their data plan.

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This is how the cell phone spy app will send you data and updates, regardless of how far away someone is, or what they are doing. They just need a connection for you to receive updates.

I need to know what my kid is up to?

He has been acting weird lately. He doesn't even allow me to see his phone and he won't put it where I can find it

If he is on your cell plan then it is time to suspend the account until he can prove he can be accountable for his phone. Safety and monitoring children online need to be taken very seriously. It will not be an easy task to get him into line but he needs to understand that if he could be trusted you would not be doing this and that it is because you love him more than yourself that you have suspended his account until he can stop being so sneaky.

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Teenagers like to spread their wings but hiding things from parents should not be condoned. Everyone deserves privacy but children need to learn that freedom comes with trust. Either he allows you to monitor his phone or he can begin paying for his own phone and his own place to live.

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Children will hide situations like bullying. Make sure that he is not in a peer pressure or bullying situation. Look for signs of depression. Any of the apps listed on this page and in the VisiHow article will be good for monitoring his phone.

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I want to secretly view my teenager's snapchat?

I would like to know if there is a low cost or free program I can use to view my teenager's snapchat without her knowing. I can easily have access to her phone to download something but I need to know if it is free/low cost and safe

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Look for something like Auto Forward or Highster Mobile that is just purchased with a one time fee. This way you can monitor her for years to come. Other apps like mSpy, FlexiSpy, and Appmia have different plans at different rates.

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How can I get into my niece's Kik once she has changed her password?

I have a niece and we think that there is some suspicious stuff going on over Kik. She changed her password, but we want to see what is going on. Is it possible that we can still get in?

Sure, keep all her devices in a locked room until she gives you the correct password. Then once she does give you the password lay down the law that any password changes that are not reported means no internet devices for up to 6 months.

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Hello, I'm asking for apps for child safety so I can watch my child?

Hiya my child is 14 so she is the age where she does hide and do things on her phone and I'm worried she's talking to the wrong crowd or boyfriends, mothers concern is not an app at all? I'm wondering if there is an app I can track text messages on Snapchat she does have and that is in the top 0 dangerous apps as strangers can add you and view your snapchat daily story and take a screenshot so wondering if you can recommend an app please thank you, god bless. I have tried: Taking her phone but it has a password. I think it was caused by: Giving her a phone too early age

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For starters, she is 14 so the password on her phone needs to be turned over to you. Technically because she is a minor and you pay for her cell service provider, you own the phone. Once you get that password a spy app needs to go on it and one that is good like FlexiSpy or others mentioned above. You can tell her the app is on there or let her know that if for one minute she takes away access to her phone, she will lose that phone until she is 18.

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