It may seem illegal and a thorough invasion of privacy but sometimes it can be necessary to spy on someone through their camera phone. Take for instance a teenager you suspect is hanging out with the wrong crowd or an employee you are afraid will sell company secrets to competitors. If you have need to spy on someone close to you, their phone camera offers a great window into their activities. The following article, details three ways you can monitor the person’s phone.
Part 1: How to Spy on Someone through Their Phone Camera
If you need to, you can easily spy on your child or an employee using their phone’s camera. To do this, you need to install an application known as IP Webcam. The following is a simple step by step process to help you do that.
Step 1: Head on over the Google Play Store on your Android device, search for an install IP Webcam on to the device.
Step 2: When installation is complete, open the application and then scroll down to find “Start Server.” Tap on this option to begin the live stream process.
Step 3: You will see an IP address at the bottom of the screen. Copy this IP address and paste it into your browser on a PC or any other device and press “Enter” or “Search.” You will then see the following window on your browser, from where you will be able to monitor the device.
Step 4: Click on “Browser” to open the live stream option and you will be able to see everything going on with the target device.
Keep in mind that you can hide the IP Webcam app if you wish to anonymously spy on the target device. To do this, tap on “Actions” within the app and select the “Run in Background” option. Tap “OK I Get it!” in the next window to complete the action
Part 2: Alternative – Spy on someone online via mSpy
While the above solution can be quite effective when you need to actually see what someone is doing, it is only useful in one way; you can only see what the camera allows you. You are unable to see other types of data, like for instance the messages they send, who they call or where they are. If you need all this information, mSpy might be a better option. Not only will you be able to track a lot more information like SMS messages, emails and GPS tracking, you will be able to do so in stealth mode. And the best part is, you don’t have to install any applications on the target device to gain access.
Here’s how to use mSpy to spy on any device remotely.
Step 1: Go to the mSpy website and sign up for the free trial or purchase a subscription. Once the payment has been confirmed, you will receive an email with instructions on how to install the application.
Step 2: Follow the instructions sent to you to install and begin using the service.
Step 3: Log in to your mSpy account using the login information provided and begin monitoring the target device.
Part 3: Alternative – Spy on someone online via Spyzie
An Alternative to mSpy, Spyzie also gives you the unique ability to spy on someone else’s device online, remotely. It gives you more flexibility than just using IP Webcam to see the target’s activities. You can use it to see their messages, who they are calling and where they are using GPS tracking. All of this information is relayed to you through your own personalized dashboard that you can log into remotely.
Here’s how to set-up and use Spyzie to spy on someone online.
Step 1: Head on over to the Spyzie website and purchase a subscription that fits your needs. There is also a free version that has the most basic of features.
Step 2: If the device you intend to monitor is an iPhone, all you need is the person’s iCloud ID. If it’s an Android device, you will need to install a monitoring app on the device. Once you sign app, Spyzie will provide you with all the necessary information you need to install the app.
Step 3: Once installation is complete, you can simply log in to your account to monitor various aspects of the target device.
For a parent seeking to protect their child from the many dangers technology can impose, being able to spy on your child’s activities can be quite important. Software like mSpy and Spyzie, make this very easy. You can monitor everything your child or employee does to ensure everything is above board.