Lookout Mobile Security is an app available for Android and iOS devices that adds security to help protect your device and personal data. Two versions of Lookout are available:
Read Lookout Mobile Security Premium for more information about trying, buying, and registering for the premium version.
To use Lookout, you must be using an Android or iOS device with a T-Mobile data plan.
The first time you open Lookout on your device, you are prompted to create an account. You can use an existing Lookout account or create a new one.
Lookout has both a free and a Premium version. From the free Lookout app, you can initiate a free trial of the Premium version. To initiate the trial, just select Try Premium for free. After initiating the trial Premium version, you have a set number of days before you'll need to pay to keep it. If you choose not to keep it, your account will automatically revert back to the free Lookout version.
From your computer
From your mobile device
Use Scream to sound a loud alarm, even if your device has silent mode on. Your device will emit a loud siren, vibrate and the screen will flash so you can find it nearby.
To activate the Scream function:
Signal Flare automatically saves your device's last known location when the battery gets low, significantly improving your chances of finding the device.
To activate Signal Flare:
With Lock Cam, you’ll know immediately if someone is trying to access your device. If somebody enters an incorrect password three times, Lookout will snap a picture with the front-facing camera and then send you an email of the picture and location of your device. Use the following steps to enable and use the Lock Cam.
For Lock Cam to work, you need:
Enable Lock Cam
If you can't find your device, you can report it as lost or stolen, suspend your line, and order a replacement device.
You can surf the mobile web knowing that every site you visit is safe, including links from emails, texts, and Facebook. Safe Browsing is enabled by default, and it works on Google Chrome and the default Android browser.
To disable Safe Browsing:
You can have Lookout scan for malicious downloads, including apps.
Lookout won't function if Content Blocking is enabled on your account.
If the issue is still not resolved, contact Lookout Customer Support or email your issue to firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also contact T-Mobile Customer Service for further troubleshooting.
Lookout Mobile Security Premium
Lookout Mobile Security Premium FAQs
Report a lost or stolen device
Lost or stolen phone FAQs
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