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Samsung Kids

Learn how to access Samsung Kids, set up parental controls, and check usage reports.


In this tutorial, you will learn how to:

• Set up Samsung Kids
• Set parental controls
• View usage
• Add or delete an app
• Exit Kid's mode

Set up Samsung Kids

1. Swipe down from the Notification bar twice, then swipe left. Select Kids icon Kids.

Note: You will only need to set up Samsung Kids if you do not have the Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 Lite Kids Edition. The Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 Lite Kids Edition will set up Samsung Kids during the Device Setup process. If the Kids icon is not in expanded quick settings, you can add it by selecting the menu Menu button > Edit buttons, then drag the Kids icon to the desired location in expanded quick settings.

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2. Select Start. 

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3. Review the features of Samsung Kids, then select Continue > select Continue again.

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4. Upon first access, you will be prompted to set up a Pin. You will be required to enter this Pin whenever you edit parental controls, edit the home screen, access settings or exit Kids mode. Enter the desired Pin, then edit the desired Pin again to confirm.

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Set parental controls

To access parental control, from the Samsung Kids home screen, select the add icon Menu icon then select Parental control > enter your Pin.

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EDIT SCREEN TIME: Select Screen time > select the On/Off switch, then select the desired option to edit.

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EDIT BEDTIME: Select Bedtime > edit the desired sleep/wake time, schedule and label, then select Save.

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View usage

Usage will be displayed in the Parental controls. 

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To view a detailed usage report, select the Usage. Screen time and app activity will be displayed.

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Add or delete an app

1. To add an app to the home screen, from the Kids home screen, select the menu Menu icon then select Edit Home screen.

2. Enter your Pin > select the Add icon Add icon > select the desired app, then select Add.

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3. To delete an app, select and hold the desired app then select Delete. When finished, select Save

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Exit Kid's mode

From the Kids home screen, select the Menu Menu icon > Close Samsung Kids > enter your Pin.

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