Controls & Settings guide
You can enable restrictions to stop your children from usng specific features and applications on an iPhone, including blocking access to iTunes, resttrict explict content and in-app purchasing. You can also limit access to the camera and sharing of photos.
Step by Step Instructions
Open the settings application on the iPhone and tap the “General” section.
Scroll down and tap on “Restrictions”.
Tap on “Enable Restrictions”.
Enter a 4 digit passcode that you will use to toggle on and off the restrictions.
You are now able to toggle off any applications and features that you wish to have disabled on your child’s iPhone.
Scroll down on the “Restrictions” page to see a full list of the features you can set restrictions on. You can turn off functions such as the Camera, Facetime, set age restrictions on content that can be viewed or apps installed plus turn off the ability to access photos for already installed apps.
Once you have selected which apps and features to disable tap “General” to back out of the “Restrictions” section. Your selections are saved and you will be prompted to input the passcode you set up each time you return to the “Restrictions” section to make changes.
Search for Guides
Use search to find device, platform and networks guides or let us know if you still can’t find a guide.
More to explore
Here are more resources to help you keep your child safe online.