Use My Spy to Track Text and SMS Messages on Any Mobile Phone

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This article is part of our series of guides on how to use the My Spy Cell Phone Spy App.


2 Steps to Block, Track, or Read Text Messages with mSpy

Tracking text messages and viewing deleted messages, is easy. If someone you love is sending secret text or SMS messages, and their phone always has no message history when you manage to sneak a look, the My Spy (mSpy) mobile spy app will help you. It can show you messages in real time, even if they're deleted or removed from the phone. The app costs money to purchase but you can try to request a 7-day trial.

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    See Sent and Received SMS or Text Messages
    With this installed, you'll be able to easily view any text or SMS messages sent or received from the phone you're watching. This even works for messages they delete, as you'll get their full message history from the time the app is installed. You'll see what each message says, whether it was sent or received, who sent it, who received it, and when it all happened. Knowing when an employee has been asked to leak sensitive information can help you protect your company. Learning that your child has been invited to a party can let you make sure they aren't sneaking out. Discovering that a loved one has been invited to cheat can let you stop them before any permanent damage has been done.
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    Use the mSpy Control Panel to read any messages of interest
    Using the control panel, you can click the 'Text Messages' field, and view all messages, or click a message for more details. You can also search messages across dates and times, by the person, or for particular keywords.
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Tips and Suggestions on Call Tracking with mSpy

For the latest information, check directly with the software provider. Here are some useful tips and suggestions for using the mSpy App. These are constantly being updated, and you should always confirm any information with the manufacturer before purchasing a cell phone spying programs.

  • Make sure you use this application in accordance with local and regional laws and abide by the terms of use published on the mSpy developer site, which are subject to change.
  • Shows all carrier supported SMS and Text Messages (such as AT&T Mobile, Verizon Wireless, and T-Mobile).
  • The mSpy Mobile Phone Spying App is not free. Packages start from $39.99 per month.
  • Supported phones and tablets include the Apple iPhone, HTC One, Nexus 5, and Samsung Galaxy S5. Other devices are also supported.
  • Not all features work on all supported devices. Note that feature information is constantly changing. Check with mSpy directly for details on specific features or device support if you are unsure.

Questions and Answers

Need to install a spy app on my tablet and read all my husband's text and voicemails?

I need to spy on my husband's phone with just his phone number Unfortunately, without installing an application on your husband's phone, you will be unable to track his text messages and voicemails. However, if you can get his phone for about ten minutes, you have the option of installing a few different spy apps on his phone. Spyera, Highster Mobile, OwnSpy, or Phonty are all great spy apps that work well on either Android or iPhone. They all have an online control panel that allows you to see everything such as; texts, calls, IMs, browser history, and more. You'll need to have physical access to his device to install a monitoring app. Also, the phone has to be rooted (Android) or jailbroken (iPhone).

No SMS message appear in Mspy control panel?

Just installed Mspy. I'm not impressed. It has been 12 hrs and no SMS messages appeared. The phone I have is a Galaxy 6 Edge (5.0.2). Any ideas?

Make sure that you installed the spy app directly from their website and instructions. If you did not root the target phone there can be issues with the app until you root the phone.

I am living in Africa Libya, how can spy one another phone?

How can spy on another calls and messages from my laptop

Many of the spy apps are internationally compatible now. Make sure to check for compatibility which all of the good apps have a page for that on their website.

Hi, how does mSpy work? 1st I have to install this on the device for which I want to see the SMS then what happens next?

After I install this on a device, I want to see the SMS. How do I view it? I have tried: No. I think it was caused by: No

The next step would be to log into the control panel and see the data from the phone.

Is it finished the installation?

Is it finished the installation?

Once the installation is finished you can log into the control panel and begin receiving data from the target phone.

Hi, I need I see smsbox in my girlfriend, please help me?

Hi, I need I see smsbox on my girlfriend's device, please help me

To view your girlfriend's SMS, you will have to have access to her device. You will need at least 15 minutes to install a spy app so make sure you can get her device for that long without her noticing. There should be a very good reason for installing a spy app on her phone and to justify the expense of a spy app.

If you suspect cheating, the only thing the text messages will do is show you some very painful to read messages. What you should do is speak to her about your doubts and ask for her to give you better reasons to trust her. Be careful because this can seem to be a form of control and put her on the defensive even if she is not cheating.

I inserted my hubby's SIM into my cell, how can I trace his data?

Inserted my hubby's SIM into my mobile, how can I trace out his data

Unless items were saved to the SIM card first, you won't see any data. Usually, what does save to a SIM is the Contacts and images if you are able to transfer them.

The phone I want to read text on is a Verizon Kyocera Dura xv flip phone. I want to see my husband's text on his work phone. Can you help me find the right program that isn't hundreds of dollars? I do not understand the terms "jailbreak " or " rooting "

My problem is I have no understanding of how to, what to, do, what I need. I need something simple, affordable, and compatible with a Verizon Kyocera Dura xv flip phone. it's my husband / soon to be, work phone. I'm really confused No spy app will work on that device because it is not a smartphone. Secondly, you could be in legal trouble if you put a spy app on his work phone because it is for work purposes or the company owns the phone. I doubt he is doing much on his work phone because they can track numbers if his employers pay for the cell phone plan.

Hello, I need do I need to install it on the target phone as well?

I don't want to install it on the target phone, what are the other options?

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Can I purchase a 7 day package? How much can it cost?

I urgently need this app for a verification of hubby's infidelity

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I think my wife is cheating and going out out town a lot how do I track her iPhone?

She has my old iPhone but recently. She is beeping new SIM card Can I track her text messages. We have six kids I pay all the bills and she cheating on me.

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Can I get an exact location of their phone as well as their texts and recent phone numbers received and called?

Can I get not only real time texts that they are receiving but track their location as well as phone numbers?

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Can texts be seen between 2 iPhones without knowing iCloud info?

If I can spy on my husbands location using find my friends, is it possible to also see his text messages?

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Can a message pop up on my friend's cell phone that we were messaging on, from another country?

Was texting with a friend when a message popped up unrelated to our conversation. It had two cities in the message. So I googled them and found them to be in Nigeria. Is this possible? My friend did spend time in Kenya months ago. Never thought this could happen. Friend says his phone is ready to die on him. And has not been working right. I have tried: Nothing. I just wondered if this was possible for a message to pop up from another country. I think it was caused by: I think his phone is hacked or he isn't who I think I am talking to.

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How to show message from other SIM card , calls and other that connected in that SIM card?

I want to know how it work and I use it every few minutes of my life. Its on my own opinion ! please respect ! so please ..

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I need your help I dnt know how to spy my husband mobile number?

Can you help me how to spy my husband mobile number I dnt know where he hide hes phone how I read message without hes phone number. How I spy my husband mobile without he knowing using others mobile number

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