Controls & Settings guide

Android Tablet

Creating restricted profiles limits the access your children have to content on Android Tablets and restricts in-app purchasing.

What do I need?

You will need your Google account email and password for the device

Restrictions you can apply

Apps access

In-App purchasing

Online Gaming

Inappropriate content

Social networking

Sharing location

Sharing data

Media streaming

Browser access

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Watch step by step instructions.

Step by Step Instructions

1

Go to the tablet home screen

2

Swipe down from the top of the screen to see the settings panel. Select the cog icon in the top right corner to open the settings menu.

3

scroll down and select ‘Users’.

4

Add new ‘Restricted User’

5

Next create a screen lock and password.

6

Select the password style.

7

Next, choose the profile name.

8

Then once back in the users menu panel, select the new restricted user and select all the apps you want restricted access too.

9

You’ll now need a password every time you want to log into the unrestricted user so the child can’t access restricted content.

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