Controls & Settings guide

TalkTalk Homesafe

TalkTalk Homesafe features three web filter settings – Virus Alert, Kids Safe, Homework time that can block social networking and games sites at specific times and the ability to block individual sites.

What do I need?

A TalkTalk account (Username and Password). If you haven’t signed up, you will need your landline telephone number and your TalkTalk account number (found at the top of your bill).

Restrictions you can apply

Pornography & Adult Nudity

Drugs

Alcohol & Tabacco

Suicide & Self-Harm

Weapons & Violence

Gambling

Dating

Social Networking

Filesharing

Online Games

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Step by Step Instructions

1

Go to ‘My Account‘ and log in with your Username and Password. If you haven’t got an account click the ‘Register’ button.

2

Hover over ‘My services’ from the menu at the top and select ‘View HomeSafe settings’

3

Select filters and change your settings to suit your family needs.

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