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This happens when your internet connection is unstable or the Trend Micro server is under maintenance.
To resolve this issue, do any of the following:
Move to a place with a good network connection, then try again.
Connect to another network connection, then try again.
If the issue persists, contact our Technical Support for assistance.
"Unable to contact Trend Micro" error message appears when the app is unable to connect to the Trend Micro server. This happens because your internet connection is interrupted or not working. Make sure to have a working and stable internet connection when using the app.
To resolve this issue, you may follow the instructions on this Knowledge Base article: "Unable to contact Trend Micro" error message appears in Mobile Security for Android.
You encounter any of the following issues when you activate your Mobile Security:
You receive the error message: "Unable to continue - Error code #98000006".
You receive the error message: "Unable to continue" after clicking Accept.
Signing in to your account creates a trial subscription instead of an existing paid subscription.
To resolve this issue, follow the instructions on this Knowledge Base article: Unable to activate Mobile Security app
Mobile Security for Amazon Kindle has reached its End of Life (EOL) last October 13, 2017. This means that Mobile Security for Amazon Kindle will no longer be available in the Amazon Store.
If you still have an active subscription, you can transfer the protection on other Android or iOS devices supported by Mobile Security.
To know more about the End of Life (EOL) and End of Support (EOS) of Mobile Security for Amazon Kindle, click here.
To scan your Android device, follow the instructions below:
On your device, open the Trend Micro Mobile Security app.
On the main screen, tap Scan located at the top center portion.
Wait for the scan to finish.
To know more about the Scan feature of Mobile Security for Android, refer to this Knowledge Base article: Using the Device Health Scan feature in Mobile Security for Android.
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Activating the full version of the Mobile Security allows you to use the full features of the application for more than 7-days.
To transfer protection from another device to this device:
Connect this device to the Internet and sign in to your Trend Micro account.
From the Mobile Security Settings, tap Transfer a license to this device. This displays all the licenses available under your account.
Tap the license that you want to transfer to this mobile device. After the license transfer is successful, the protection on the original device will be disabled.
Yes, you can use the serial number of Maximum Security for your Mobile Security for Android and Mobile Security for iOS app. However, you are only entitled for a 30-day free trial of Mobile Security when you use Internet Security and Antivirus+ Security.
You can install Mobile Security on your iOS devices and Android devices. However devices running on Windows Mobile is currently not supported.
To install Mobile Security on your Android phones and tablet, download the app from the Google Play Store. For instructions, refer to this Knowledge Base article: Downloading, installing and activating the full version of Mobile Security for Android.
To install Mobile Security on your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch, download the app from Apple App Store. For instructions, refer to this Knowledge Base article: Downloading, installing, and activating the full version of Mobile Security for iOS.
Learn more about Trend Micro™ Mobile Security for Android and its features. Get the comprehensive manual now.
Check if your device meets the following requirements:
- Operating System
- Storage Space
- 50MB (minimum)
- Internet Connection
Follow these step-by-step instructions to download, install, and activate:
- Go to Google Play Store, then look for Trend Micro Mobile Security.
- Download and install Mobile Security, then open the app.
- Tap Settings, then tap Buy/Activate.
- If you have a full version, tap Use Activation Code, type the Activation Code, then tap OK.
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