In the last decade, the number of internet users (or digital population) has grown at a massive pace. On one hand, society is getting benefited from this revolution, and bad activities such as online theft, cyber-bullying, etc, have also increased. So, it has become an important thing to save yourself and your loved ones in the online world, otherwise, it can cost us badly. In this article, we’ll see how to view someone’s browsing history from a different phone. By looking at the history of your child or your loved ones, you can be sure that they are not getting trapped on the internet.[Note: We don’t encourage looking at others’ browsing history without their consent. So, we highly advise you to take consent from the other person and then apply the methods we’ve listed down below.]
In case you want to keep an eye on the internet activity of your child, you can use parental control by Google. More details on this are at the bottom of this article.
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How to View Someone’s Browsing History From A Different Phone in 2 Ways
Using My Google Activity
Most people do not know about this feature. Google has a My Activity feature that keeps a track of Google Chrome’s search history. Not just this, you can also see places that you’ve visited in the past and YouTube history too. To see what the other person has searched, you will require their’s Google account email and password.
- Search Google My Activity and click on the first link or click here.
- Sign in using the other person’ Google account details
- Now, you’ll see all search terms.
Don’t have the Google account details of the other person. No worries, you can use a third-party app to get your work done.
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Using A Third-Party App
There are a bunch of third-party applications on the internet that you can use to spy on the other person. But, you’ll have to install the application on both your’s and other person’s devices. It could a risky thing as the app might steal all data, and you’ll never know what the app is doing. So, go ahead with this method at your own risk.
The applications are not just limited to browsing history tracking, you can literally get all the details of the other person, including WhatsApp chat, phone call details, SMS, GPS location, and more. Some of the popular third-party applications for doing such activities are MSpy, uMobix, and Hoverwatch.
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How to Setup Google Family Link to Keep Track of Your Child’s Online Activities
- Download Google Family Link on your and your child’s phone.
- Open Google Family Link on your child’s phone.
- Select Child or Teen, then sign into the child’s account.
- Tap on Next.
- Now, sign in with the parent’s Google account.
- Finish the process.
- Open Google Family Link on your phone.
- Sign in using the parent’s Google account and you are done.
Which method did you choose to keep a track of other person’s browsing history? Let us know in the comment section below.