Windows phone parental controls – Setup Step-By-Step

Windows phone parental controls are one of the best features among many features of windows phone. The Internet is a dangerous platform. I am serious! I know about all pros and cons of internet technology. So, I understand it well. An adult person can decide perfectly what is good and what is bad for him. But when the question about a child, stop! You have to think for him. Children have many inabilities.

Most of the time they are unable to choose the correct thing. Using the internet also happening the same thing with them. So most of the brands put a feature called “Parental Controls” on their devices. With this feature, parents can control apps and game downloading in their children’s Windows PCs, Xbox, and mobile devices. This control will act as a defender from the dark area of the internet. You can limit the access or completely disable the access.

Today, we will learn how to setup windows phone parental controls. (It is essential to inform you that some models of windows phone has the parental control in their settings and some are not.)

Windows Phone Parental Controls Step-by-Step Configuration

Step #1 Take your windows phone and switch it on if it is not. Then swipe a finger on the home screen from right side to left side. It will bright the “Start Menu” on your device screen.

Step #2 Now search for the “Settings” icon by scrolling the page. Once you find it then “Tap” on it.

Step #3 “System Group” will be visible. From the system group find “kid’s corner” and “Tap” on it to setup “kids corner”.

Step #4 In the “kid’s corner” settings page there is a small description of it, you can read it for more information. At the bottom of this page see the “Next” button and tap on it. By tapping it will enable the “kid’s corner” with Games, Music, Videos and Apps options. These all options will appear on your mobile screen.

Step #5 Now select your desired option to control for children. For instance, select “Apps” to permit or prohibit apps for your child. The apps list will be visible to you, now select apps you are intended to permit and tap on “Tick” button at the bottom of the page. It will store your selections. By the same way, you can permit or prohibit Games/ Videos/ Music as well. When you are done with your selection go to the bottom of the screen and “Tap” on “Next”.

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Step #6 It will drive you to a password page, now Tap on set password then put desired password, again input the same password to confirm and press “Done”.

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