Cell Phone Spy FAQs

cell phone spy faqGot Questions? We have answers! We’ve compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions for your convenience. If you have a question that is not answered, please email william@cellphonespy.co.uk.

Note: You must have physical access to the target phone to install the cell phone spy software. Remote installation is not possible.

1. How to install cell phone spy software?

Once you purchase the software, the company will send you step-by-step instructions to install the software via email. Follow these instructions to download and install the software.

2. Can it be detected in the monitored phone?

There are no indications that the spy software is running while it is active. The software starts automatically every time the phone is powered on and remains hidden from view. The software has no icons on the phone and its files are extremely camouflaged.

3. Can I install the spy software remotely?

The software can’t be installed remotely and physical access to the phone is required for installing it. The software needs to be downloaded directly to the phone to be monitored.

4. Does the monitored phone require internet access?

The target phone must have internet connection (via 4G or Wi-Fi) for it to connect to the spy software server, activate the license, and upload recorded data.

5. What is Jailbreaking?

Jailbreaking is the act of gaining full access to an iPhone (or iPad). All iOS devices need to be jailbroken prior to installing the spy software. You cannot download or install the software if the device is not jailbroken.

The mSpy no-jailbreak program was designed to be an affordable option for iOS users who don’t want to jailbreak the device.

6. What is rooting?

Rooting is the process of getting the superuser permissions on an Android smartphone. The spy software will work on both rooted and non-rooted devices, however with rooted device you will be able to monitor instant messaging apps like WhatsApp, Messenger, Telegram and Snapchat on the device.

7: Is it legal to use cell phone spy software?

Mobile spy software is designed for ethical monitoring for parents who want to track their underage children or for employers who wish to monitor their employees with their written consent. The buyer of the spy software must own the phone or must have written consent from their kids or employees granting them permission to monitor before they install and activate the spy software onto the phone.

More details can be found at http://www.mobile-spy.com/user_legal_agreement.html.

Last updated January 20, 2018.