AppMoat is an enterprise level security tool that can be used by itself or 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 device. 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 are downloading AppMoat for the first time, make sure “Install” is selected before proceeding. If you are currently using a previous version of AppMoat, you will select “Uninstall” to remove the older version. Your machine will need to restart after you uninstall the older version of AppMoat. Once this process is done, begin by running the AppMoat installer again to return to this screen.
The next step in the install process is to “Select Device Role.” Please make sure “Install AppMoat Server Software” is selected. This version of AppMoat is used for monitoring and controlling large networks. The “AppMoat Client Software” is used for stand-alone personal devices.
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," you will need to configure a new password then press "Next."
Next you will need to enter in your product activation code. If you do not have an activation code, navigate to the online store by clicking the "Buy Code" icon. You will be redirected to the Seventh Knight online store to purchase your code. If you are having trouble with your activation code please click the support icon.
Once the activation code is entered click "Ok" to continue.
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 you to restart which is needed to access AppMoat’s Main Menu.
(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.
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.