How to Install WebWatcher Mobile for Android

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WebWatcher Mobile Plus for Android Installation Instructions (Approx. 5 Minutes)

Please note: The Android operating system has subtle differences in appearance and layout across different devices. If the installation process on your device is not consistent with our instructions, and you need assistance, please access our LiveChat now (by clicking the button below) to have a technician walk you through installation. We are here 24/7 to help you.

If you purchased WebWatcher for Android, please follow the installation instructions below or watch the install video before step #1 to install the software on the device you wish to monitor: 

1. If currently on your child’s Android device, click the button below to install and open the WAndSec app from the Play Store.

If this is not your child's device, then when in hand, go to Play Store and search for WAndSec and install and open the app.

2. You’ll be prompted to enter the WebWatcher username (full email address) and password that you created. Please accept the terms and conditions then select “Submit.” 

*If you haven’t created an account yet, click the link at the bottom of the screen to create one.

3. Under “Activate app Supervision” tap “Activate Now” then under “Usage data access” tap “AndSec” (this will be set to “off” by default). Move the select switch to “ON.” 

4. Under “Activate web supervision” tap “Activate Now” then under “Accessibility” tap “AndSec” (this will be set to “off” by default). Move the select switch to “ON.”

5. Under “Activate uninstall protection” tap “Activate Now.” On the next screen tap Activate for "AndSec" at the bottom of the screen.

6. Click “Hide App.”

7. VERY IMPORTANT: In order to see recorded data you will login to from a flash enabled computer (either PC or MAC). It is also possible to log in from a mobile device if you download the Puffin web browser from the App store.
8. NOTE: Typically after installation it may take up to 15 minutes initially before data will appear in your account.