How do I configure an SMS Commands Passcode in Norton/setup Mobile Security?

Norton Mobile Security is a unique security program composed particularly for the cell phones. Accessible for Android and iOS cell phones, Norton Mobile Security helps in ensuring the information and additionally the applications introduced on your cell phone. Not at all like the other Norton items that can be downloaded from Norton.com/setup, this item is accessible in the PlayStore or Apple Store.

Norton Mobile Security

The program comes up with an anti-theft feature that always works in the background to prevent your device from the thieves. You can access this feature via web or SMS to locate your device and to protect the data on it. To set up an SMS Commands passcode in Norton mobile security, follow these steps:

  1. Launch the Norton Mobile Security App and open the menu from the top-left corner of the screen
  2. Choose App Settings
  3. In the Anti-Theft segment, move the slider to turn on the SMS Commands
    1. To find the SMS Commands, you may need to scroll down
  4. Now, provide your 4-digit unique SMS passcode for your device
    1. This passcode will be used for sending the anti-theft SMS Commands to your mobile phone from another mobile phone
  5. Go to Next and then tap OK
  6. In order to enable SMS Commands, you need to select a screen lock simply by tapping over the SET
    1. With this, you can select a screen lock
  7. Move the slider in front of the SMS Commands to turn it on

To make the most of the SMS Commands feature, send an SMS to your device in the below-given format (**** denotes the 4-digit unique SMS passcode for your device)

  1. Scream ****
  2. Locate ****
  3. Wipe ****
  4. Lock ****

Please note- that if you have updated your Norton Mobile Security application to its latest version, you can still use the same SMS Commands passcode to send the SMS. For any further information associated to SMS Commands Passcode, Norton Mobile Security, or Norton Setup, call Norton support team. A technician will gladly assist you!