Please note that this install guide is applicable for the Ubuntu family:
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu & Lubuntu distributions.
Step 1: Download Accountable2You
** Please note that while Accountable2You for Ubuntu software runs on most Ubuntu-based distributions, we can only support our software running on LTS ("Long Term Support") distributions of Ubuntu software. You're welcome to try Accountable2You on non-LTS versions, but note that you may receive false alerts or encounter other unexpected behavior. Read more here.
Download the Accountable2You.zip file. Then once the file has downloaded click on it to unzip it. Once unzipped click on the accountable2you.deb file to open the software.
Step 2: Press the Install button in the Ubuntu software Center.
Step 3: Enter your Linux password to complete installation.
Step 4: After the software has installed press the Search option and select Accountable2You.
Next, if you do not yet have an Accountable2You account, click the "Signup" link to be directed to our website where you can register. If you have an account already, click "Login" to proceed.
Step 5: License Agreement.
Please take a moment to review the License Agreement for Accountable2You. When finished, please indicate that you agree by checking the box next to "I accept the terms", and click "Continue".
Step 6: Accountable2You's installation screen.
Use your Accountable2You account name, your Accountable2You password and then a name for this installation. This can be any descriptive name you choose. Then click "Add PC to Account".
Step 6b: Assign to a specific user (For Family Accounts Only).
If you have a family account and you have entered the managing user's username and password, the next screen will show all sub-users in your account. Click on the name of the user that you wish to register this computer to.
Step 7: After your software has been installed you can setup your accountability partners.
Step 8: Enter your accountability partner's email address.
We strongly suggest using the Daily email reports to start with.
You're all set!
Accountable2You is now monitoring all programs and browsers on this device, so you may continue to use your device normally.
Want to test the system?
Go for it! Click here for the steps to test to ensure the alerts and monitoring are working properly.