Parental Controls

Parental Controls

Learn how to enable and edit parental controls on your device.


INSTRUCTIONS & INFO
In this tutorial, you will learn how to:

• Enable parental controls
• Change filter mode
• Add and remove device


Enable parental controls

1. Swipe down from the Notification bar with two fingers, then select the  Settings icon

2. Scroll to and select Digital Wellbeing & parental controls, then select Set up parental controls

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3. Select Get started, then select the desired user

Note: For this tutorial, Child or teen was chosen.

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4. Select Next. Select the desired account or select Add or create account for your child and follow the prompts to complete sign in. 

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5. Enter the parent's account information then follow the prompts to complete sign in. 

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6. Review the About supervision prompt. Scroll to enter the password, then select Agree

Note: Review the allowances, then select ALLOW

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7. Select Next. Select the desired switches to enable or disable apps, then scroll to and select Next

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8. Select the desired category to change filters and settings as desired, then select Next

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9. Select Next to connect devices, then select the checkbox next to the desired device. Select Install, then follow the prompts to complete. 

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10. Select Done when finished. 

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Change filter mode

1. From the parent's phone, swipe down from the Notification bar with two fingers, then select the settings Settings icon

2. Scroll to and select Digital Wellbeing & parental controls. Select the desired child's account

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3. Select VIEW next to the desired child's account, then select Manage settings

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4. Select the desired filter category, then edit settings as desired.  

Note: For this tutorial, Filters on Google Chrome was chosen.

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Add and remove device

ADD: To add a device to Family link, from the Family screen, select the Add icon, then follow the prompts. 

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REMOVE: From the child's account screen, select the Menu icon, then select Account supervision.

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Scroll to and select the checkbox, then select Stop supervision. Select Next to confirm. 

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