AppMoat is an enterprise level security tool that can be used cohesively with your anti-virus security software of choice. AppMoat is extremely powerful while being simple to operate. There are various features available that allow control over file type security. Before installing, we recommend that you disable any malware / anti-virus software currently active on the machine. Because AppMoat is often flagged as malware or a virus, make exceptions if necessary to your security settings which will allow AppMoat to run properly. AppMoat is digitally signed and we insure that it is virus and malware free. Lastly, we recommend you restart your security software after installing.
To begin, follow the instructions below to install AppMoat to your device.
To download AppMoat, first you must visit www.seventknight.com to begin your installation. Once AppMoat is purchased please save the file to your windows device. Depending on the browser, AppMoat may not re-appear after the file has been saved to the device. Locate the downloads file folder, right click on the AppMoat download and click “Run as administrator.” Once you save the file to your computer, a pop-up window will appear, the file will begin to decompress and start the installation process.
Next, the AppMoat “Product Setup” window will appear. If you do not have a previous version of AppMoat just make sure “Install” is selected and click “OK”. If you are currently using a previous version of AppMoat you will select “Uninstall” to remove the older version. Your device will need to restart if you are uninstalling. Once this process is complete, begin by running the AppMoat installer to return to this screen.
The next window, “Select Device Role,” make sure “Install the AppMoat Client Software” is selected for stand-alone / personal devices; then click “OK.” The “AppMoat Server Software” is used to control and monitor large networks.
The EULA (End User License Agreement) window will open and ask you to please read the information and click “Agree” to continue with AppMoat installation process.
After clicking “Agree,” the next window to will ask you to either select “Stand-Alone Device Mode” or “AppMoat Server.” Make sure “Stand-Alone Device mode” is selected to proceed.
To connect to an AppMoat server please enter your “Activation Code” or purchase a code from the Seventh Knight website. If you are having trouble receiving the code or cannot get the code you currently have to work, please click the “Assistance” button to be redirected to our support website.
Once the code is entered the final installation process window will appear. AppMoat is now checking the device and taking inventory of the files that already exist on the device. When this process is finished AppMoat will prompt the user to restart which is needed to access AppMoat’s Main Menu.
Before you can access AppMoat’s Main Menu, you will be prompted by a new window to restart the device. This is required to finalize the AppMoat install.
(Prompted restart window)
When your device has rebooted, the AppMoat install successful window will appear. From here you may click the "Main Menu" icon to begin exploring and using AppMoat's features.
To quickly access AppMoat, navigate to arrow in the task bar (lowest right-hand corner of the screen), click the arrow then click the AppMoat icon.
By default, protection will be enabled once the installation is finished. Now you are ready to use and enjoy AppMoat.
The Seventh Knight team hopes that these articles assist you as you begin to navigate the software. Please review our other articles to see AppMoat’s current features and how they operate. If you have
further questions not covered in the articles or in the FAQ please contact Seventh Knight Support.