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mSpy™ Cell Phone Tracker Is the #1 Choice for Parental Control

Monitor your child’s phone activity remotely and make sure they are safe - wherever they are!

  • View all incoming, outgoing, or deleted text messages
  • Check their call history
  • Track the GPS location of the device
  • Access Facebook, WhatsApp, Snapchat, etc
  • Works on iPhone, iPad, or any Android device
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Why mSpy™ Is the Best Mobile Phone Tracker

Easy installation & remote monitoring. It takes less than 10 minutes to install.
Works in a background mode. The app is not visible on the target device.
Affordable solution. Monitor your child’s device for less than $1 per day.
Secure and reliable. All data is encrypted and protected. Only you can access it.
Up-to-date information. Data about the target phone activities updates every 5 min.
Around-the-clock support. Our multilingual support team has your back 24/7.
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Enjoy Advanced Monitoring Features

Call Logs

View all incoming/outgoing calls with contact info, timestamps, and call duration

Text Messages

Read all incoming/outgoing text messages even after they are deleted from the device

GPS Tracking

Track current GPS location of the device and view its location history

Web History

Check browser history of the device, including searches done in the Incognito mode

Online Messengers

Access chats from all popular messengers like WhatsApp, Viber, Snapchat, Telegram, etc

Social Media

See activity on social apps like Instagram, Facebook, Tinder, etc

Media Files

View photos, videos, and other media that is shared or stored on the device

Other Data

Get information about installed apps, calendar activity, emails, and more

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Compatibility

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    87% of our customers are totally satisfied

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    Jennifer

    AZ, USA

    Something weird was happening to my daughter. She was always in a bad mood and wouldn’t come out of her room. Every time she got a message, she looked like she was about to cry. I tried talking to her, but she refused to come clean. That’s when I found mSpy™. I looked through her chats, and it turned out that she was bullied by her classmates! They kept sending offensive jokes and made awful photoshopped pictures of her. I went to the principal with the screenshots, and the school helped me to handle the situation.

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    Klaus

    Bonn, Germany

    I would have never in my life thought that my son would get into online gambling. He wasn’t the type of person to mess with such things. At least I thought he wasn’t. Then I found out that all of my secret savings were gone. I thought we were robbed, but then I noticed that my son was unusually anxious and fidgety. Of course, he would deny anything. I searched for a way to check his messages without touching his phone and found mSpy™. Thank God we managed to stop this whole deal before it was too late.

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    Clara

    Lyon, France

    I’ve heard a lot about the victims of online predators but never thought my daughter would become one of them. mSpy™ helped me to bust a man who sent my 14-year-old daughter inappropriate texts and disgusting photos. I could not believe my eyes! He was trying to lure her into meeting him and running away together. I don’t want to even imagine what would have happened if we hadn’t found out about it on time.

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    mSpy™ Control Panel preview

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    Requirements

    Physical access

    User's credentials

    Installation on device

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    Start Monitoring in 3 Easy Steps

    1

    Choose Your Subscription

    Pick a subscription based on the features you’d like to access. Input your payment information and confirm the purchase. Check your inbox for the confirmation email.

    2

    Install mSpy™

    Follow the installation guide provided to you in the welcoming email and set up mSpy™ on the target device.

    *Premium features are available only for rooted Androids.
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    Start Monitoring

    Log in to your Control Panel and start viewing the data from the target device through your dashboard.

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    mSpy™ Is the Leading Parental Control App

    More than 1.5 million parents all over the world trust mSpy™ with the online safety of their children.

    We help to keep children away from cyberbullying and harmful online content in more than 180 countries.

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    What is mSpy™?

    mSpy™ is the leading parental monitoring software that allows you to view the activities of your child’s device though the mSpy™ account on your personal smartphone or computer. These activities include text messages, locations, call information, and many others.

    How does mSpy™ work?

    mSpy™ gathers the information (location, text messages, call info, etc.) from your child’s phone, and transfers it to your mSpy™ account. In order to check the information from the device you are monitoring, you just need to log into your mSpy™ account using any browser on your own smartphone or computer.

    What is your refund policy?

    In case you have any technical issues with the software that cannot be fixed by mSpy™ Customer Support Center, you may be eligible for a full refund in accordance with our Refund Policy stated here.

    How do I know it’s not a scam?

    mSpy™ is the leading parental monitoring software operating since 2010 and has millions of customers worldwide. You can read about mSpy™ in the unbiased reviews here and here.

    Is mSpy™ secure?

    Being on the market since 2010, we have developed a strong reputation as one of the most secure monitoring apps. We equally value the security and privacy of our customers and their loved ones. That is our number one priority. We use the latest encryption protocols to make sure your data is safe with us. Even our own team doesn’t have any access to the data monitored by the software; it is visible only to you.

    Does mSpy™ work in my country?

    mSpy™ works worldwide.

    Is my own phone compatible with mSpy™?

    Any device that has access to the Internet is good for monitoring. Once you install mSpy™ on your kid’s phone, you will be able to see the information from that phone using your own phone or computer as long as it’s connected to the Internet.

    Is my kid’s phone compatible?

    mSpy™ is compatible with any Android device (Samsung, Huawei, Xiaomi, LG, Motorola, etc.) and iPhones. However, mSpy™ will not work on old versions of Androids and iPhones (bought before 2010-2011).

    Does mSpy™ allow you to view deleted messages?

    If you are monitoring an Android phone, you can only monitor incoming and outgoing text messages that have been deleted after mSpy™ had already been installed. However, using mSpy’s Keylogger, you can view outgoing deleted messages sent in any social media app (Snapchat, Instagram, WhatsApp, etc.). If you root the Android phone that you want to monitor with our mAssistance service, you will be able to see all deleted messages in any social media app.

    If you are monitoring an iPhone, you can view those messages that have been backed up to iCloud. If your kid sends a message and deletes it after the backup has already been done, you will still be able to view the deleted messages.

    What happens after the purchase?

    As soon as the payment is confirmed, you will get an email with your login and password. You will need to follow the link provided to you in the email and log in to your account using your computer or smartphone. Once you log in, you will be guided through the installation process in order to set up monitoring.

    How long does it take to get mSpy™ after purchasing?

    You will receive the login credentials to your mSpy™ account immediately after the purchase.

    Will mSpy™ show on my credit card bill?

    Depending on where you are located, the bank statement may or may not include the word ‘mSpy’.

    How many devices can I monitor with mSpy™?

    One subscription plan covers one device only. You will need to purchase two subscriptions if you want to monitor two or more devices.

    Do I need to have the phone I want to monitor to install mSpy™?

    If you want to monitor an Android (Samsung, Huawei, Xiaomi, LG, Motorola, etc.), you will need to install mSpy™ directly on the phone. However, the installation takes only up to 10 minutes, and you will receive an easy step-by-step guide after the purchase. Furthermore, you can contact our tech support via chat at any time, and they will help you out with any issues that might arise. After mSpy™ is installed, you will be able to monitor the phone’s activities (text messages, locations, call information, etc.).

    If you want to monitor an iPhone, you will need that phone’s Apple ID and password in order to set up monitoring. You might need to have physical access to the device for a few minutes to enable the iCloud backup and get the verification code. The process should not take longer than 5 minutes.

    How to install mSpy™ on iOS?

    If you want to monitor an iPhone, you will need that phone’s Apple ID and password in order to set up monitoring. You might need to have physical access to the device for a few minutes to enable the iCloud backup and get the verification code. The process should not take longer than 5 minutes.

    How to install mSpy™ on Android?

    If you want to monitor an Android (Samsung, Huawei, Xiaomi, LG, Motorola, etc.), you will need to install mSpy™ directly on the phone. However, the installation takes only up to 10 minutes, and you will receive an easy step-by-step guide after the purchase. Furthermore, you can contact our tech support via chat at any time, and they will help you out with any issues that might arise. After mSpy™ is installed, you will be able to monitor the phone’s activities (text messages, locations, call information, etc.).

    Will my kid know it's installed?

    After the installation, mSpy™ will operate in the background mode. Your child will not be able to see that mSpy™ is installed on their device.

    Can my kid uninstall mSpy™?

    In order to uninstall mSpy™, one needs to follow the specific instructions that only our customers get after the purchase. Even if there is an attempt to remove the application, you will get notified about it in your Control Panel.

    Do I need to jailbreak/root the phone I want to monitor?

    Jailbreaking or rooting the phone is not required for mSpy™ to work. An iPhone jailbreak or Android phone rooting is required to unlock social media monitoring features (Snapchat, Instagram, etc.). With Android phones, you can monitor outgoing messages in all social media apps without rooting.

    Where can I see the information from the device I am monitoring?

    To see the data gathered from the monitored device, log into your mSpy™ account from any browser. Once the app is synced with the target device, all information will become available to you in your Dashboard.

    How often is the information updated?

    If you are monitoring an Android device (Samsung, Huawei, Xiaomi, LG, Motorola, etc.), mSpy™ sends the updates from the target device to your mSpy™ account every 5-30 mins (depending on the Update Interval you set up).

    If you are monitoring an iPhone, mSpy™ sends the updates from the target device to your mSpy™ account every 24 hours.

    What if I need technical support?

    We offer a few levels of mSpy™ technical assistance:

    • Free Service: 24/7 email support, live chat assistance.
    • Paid Phone Support: 24/7 personalized customer assistance over the phone.
    • mAssistance: paid VIP rooting assistance, installation of mSpy™ with Team Viewer, help with configuration, and 24/7 technical assistance over the phone, in live chat, and via email.

    The Paid Phone Support and mAssistance services are optional and non-refundable.

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    How to Track a Phone With mSpy™ Cell Phone Tracker

    The Internet is like the Wild West of today. With millions of images, videos, articles, etc. being posted and shared every minute, there is still no efficient way to keep track of what goes through the online sieve.

    Those few limitations and rules that do exist can easily be broken without any repercussions. You can become anyone or anything and go rogue without your true identity ever being discovered. All of this has led to an increase in cyberbullying, online stalking, and the availability of explicit and harmful content that freely circulates online. That’s why we needed a sheriff in town, a way to make sure our children don’t fall victim to the online outlaws. And that is where parental controls and tracking software come into play.

    In order to protect their youngsters, many parents are wondering how to track their child’s phone without them knowing. mSpy™ cell phone tracker is a great solution that can help you to always be in the loop when it comes to your kids’ social life. Packed with a great number of handy features like messengers monitoring, websites and contacts blocking, and GPS tracking, mSpy™ will keep you updated on the children’s whereabouts both online and in the real world.

    Why Is mSpy™ the Best Tracking App?

    It’s no wonder that the demand for parental mobile phone tracking apps has skyrocketed in the last couple of years. As the situation with cyberbullying hits an all-time low, more parents are taking matters into their own hands and are getting armed with parental control tracking apps. Their functionality allows you to keep an eye on your child’s online activities without being too nagging or pressing about it. You can also choose to what extent you want to use the app’s features to not invade their personal life too much, which is a win-win situation for both sides.

    However, with such a vast pool of available software, it is quite a tricky task to find the one that will satisfy all your needs while also being merciful on your wallet. You should steer clear of all the loud and flashy advertisements that signal you about the “efficient hacking” that will help you to break into anyone’s phone in a few minutes. Those are mostly gimmicks and will do more harm than good. Look for trustworthy software like mSpy™ that has a great reputation and offers a good balance between the price and the provided functionality.

    mSpy™ is considered to be one of the best phone tracker apps on the market by millions of users worldwide, and here’s why:

    Remote Monitoring & Easy Installation

    mSpy™ is the easiest way to get remote access to someone’s cell phone activities. After a simple installation process that takes less than 15 minutes, you will be able to remotely monitor everything that is happening on your child’s device.

    Ensures the Online Safety of Your Son or Daughter

    Our accurate phone tracker allows you to see all online searches on the device as well as chat and call logs. You can also view the location of the device and set map restrictions for the areas you don’t want your kids visiting. If the device is tracked in the restricted area, you will receive alert notifications. This allows you to track your underage child’s phone without them knowing. They can lie about their location but their phone can’t!

    Keeps You Updated on Your Family’s Whereabouts

    While being designed for parental control, mSpy™ can also be a useful all-family tracker app. Worried about your loved one that has to go abroad? Or about your senior family members, who can wander off and get lost? mSpy™ can help you put your mind at ease! Get our Family Kit to track up to 3 devices at the same time.

    Is There a Way to Track a Phone Number Remotely?

    Despite what the online articles say, it is impossible to track a phone’s exact location by just using its number. Even if you do find a way to get some information from a phone number, it’ll all be useless once the person changes their sim card. However, with mSpy™, there’s no need to be pondering about how to track a person with a mobile number as its functionality does not rely on the sim card information. Thus, even if the phone number of the devices is changed, you will still be able to use the software to the fullest extent without reinstalling anything.

    Stay Updated with mSpy™ Hidden Cell Phone Tracker

    Leave the worries behind you with the best phone tracking software! Monitor who your child is talking to on Facebook or WhatsApp, track their GPS routes or block malicious websites remotely with the help of mSpy™ tracking app. A new level of online safety is only one click away!

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    FAQ: People Also Ask

    Is mSpy™ the best hidden tracker app?
    mSpy™ is one of the most popular apps that track phones. It has more than 30 monitoring features, including call restriction, social media tracking, GPS locator, website blocker, and much more. We also offer around-the-clock multilingual support, so feel free to contact us at any time.

    Does mSpy™ cell phone tracker work in real-time?
    The frequency of the data updates depends on the quality of the Internet connection on the target device and the update interval you’ve set up. The minimum update interval you can choose is 5 minutes.

    Can I spy on a phone with just the number?
    As it was mentioned above, you can’t spy on someone’s phone by using their number. To monitor their phone activity, you would have to install tracking software on their device.

    Can you track someone’s phone without them knowing?
    You are obliged to get permission from the user to install the software on their device. mSpy does not encourage any unauthorized use of the software. However, you are allowed to monitor someone’s device without informing them in case it concerns the safety of your underage children.

    Is it legal to use mSpy™?
    Yes, the usage of parental software like mSpy™ is completely legal. However, it is up to you to decide whether you have proper authorization to install it on someone’s device. If you’re not sure whether the use of such software is allowed in your country, we advise you to consult with a legal representative.

    Can I track by phone number or IMEI?
    No. The only way to monitor the device’s activity or its location is to install monitoring software on the device.

    Is the tracking software detectable?
    mSpy™ is a hidden child tracking app that works in a stealth mode and is undetectable on the target device. It doesn’t send any strange messages or notifications to the device. It is a perfect way to track a phone anonymously without downgrading the performance of the target device.

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    Updated on: April 2, 2020

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