Here are some basic concepts mentioned in all articles and the documents, user guides:
1. Target user
The Spy App is used to track someone with smartphones. If you do not know about the purpose, please read again all purposes in Getting Started session.
If you are a parent and you want to track all activities of your child's smartphone - for example, it is a Samsung Galaxy device, then your child is a target user.
If you are a boss and you want to track all activities of your employee's smartphone - for example, it is an iPhone device, then your employee is a target user.
2. Target device
As mentioned in the above target user concept, the device of your target users is target device.
For example, a Samsung Galaxy device of your child: it is your target device.
The iPhone of your employee: it is your target device.
3. Target app
If you install The Spy App on target device, this app is a target app.
It depends the OS type while you install The Spy App on the target device.
For example, if your target device is an Android, you must install the target app under an APK extension. For example, thesp-v1-2.APK. Please read How to install The Spy App on Android for more details.
If your target device is an iPhone (iOS), you will install the DEB file from Cydia. Please read How to install The Spy app on iOS device for more details.
4. The user control panel site (Cpanel)
When you install the target app (The Spy App) on the target device (your child's phone) then immediately the tracked data - all data read from the target device - will be sent to the secrete server. You need to view the track data by visit a website - it is a user control panel - with your username and password.
Normally, the user control panel site (Cpanel) is public. Sometimes it will be hidden, secreted, and private - with a special domain/subdomain, in case, you will be notified when you activated a license.
You must open an internet browser such as Chrome, Firefox on a computer, or on a smartphone (your smartphone) to visit the Cpanel. There is another way for viewing the tracked data, it is a Viewer app - it will be installed on YOUR device (available on iOS and Android also). But please remember it is optional. For full features you should use the Cpanel.
Normally the user control panel site is http://my.thespyapp.com or http://portal.thespyapp.co but some customers want to customize the URL of this user control panel site, so the-end users will use a private/secure URL. Please check your email box with a welcome letter/email that shows username, password, and URL (customized and secrete user control panel site).
5. License, Discount code
You should active a license to use The Spy App. Usually it has a 2-days trial to use and after that you must buy/subscribe a license.
For more detail please read the Active a License session.
For security, the app will be shown on device as alias name. That means it displays as Heath Service, Heath Option, Location Services, System Services, System Service ...
7. Other concepts