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Filtering/Blocking The Internet In My Kids (Parental Controls)

1. Login

  • Login to My Kids as Parent. (For detailed steps Click Here)

2. Select the user profile to be filtered

  • If you need help setting up new users, Click Here

3. Selecting

  • Select Settings tab and Site Filters sub-tab
  • Select the categories of the content that you want to block this user from accessing.
    • Alternatively, you can select Block All Categories.
  • Click the Apply button.

         

  • (Optional) Click the Advanced Settings link to identify specific sites this user is allowed or is blocked from accessing.

   

Tip. Scroll down the page to get a better view.

  • You can specify these sites by using the following options:
  • To allow specific websites only:
    • Step 1: Check the box for Block all sites except the sites listed in the Allow or block list.
    • Step 2: Type the name of the website or web link (URL) you want to allow.
    • Step 3: Click the Add button. (The site will populate in the Sites list)
    • Step 4: Click the Domain box if the website is a domain. (Note: Clicking the Domain column for a website like pbs.org will block every site that is under that header. Example: pbs.org/newshour will also be blocked. If you clear the Domain column for a web link, then only the exact web link will be allowed or blocked. Your restriction will not apply to other pages on the same website.)
    • Repeat steps 2 though 4 to allow multiple websites for this user.
    • Step 5: Click the Apply button to save your settings.

          

  • To block specific websites only:
    • Step 1: Clear the box for Block all sites except the sites listed in the Allow or block list.
    • Step 2: Type the name of the website or web link (URL) you want to block.
    • Step 3: Click the Add button. (The site will populate in the Sites list)
    • Step 4: Select the Block button.
    • Repeat steps 2 though 4 to block multiple websites for this user.
    • Step 5: Click the Apply button to save your settings.

         

 

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