To get started, head back to your Accounts menu under Settings.Under Family & Other People, you’ll see your child’s account and a new option to Manage Family Settings Online.Click Manage Family Settings Online to open the Microsoft Family parental control page in your web browser.If your child’s account was set up successfully, your parental control page should look like this, with an entry for each child under your supervision: The menu options on the right are where you can monitor each child’s activity and set parental control limits.
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Setting up Windows 10 parental controls is fairly straightforward: we'll add a special 'family' user account to your device, indicate that they are a child under your supervision, and set up content and usage restrictions through the Microsoft Family.
To complete the set-up process, you'll need: (While it's possible to set up parental controls on a Windows 10 phone, it's generally much easier on a larger screen.) You will only need access to your child's existing email account if they already have a Microsoft account of their own – they will receive an email asking to confirm they are family.
Learn how to set Windows Parental Controls with these steps: In order to apply Windows 10 parental controls, you’ll need to add a “child account” to your own through the Windows Settings menu.
Once their account is set up, you’ll be able to set limitations and content controls through your Microsoft account. If you're setting up their Microsoft account for the first time, you’ll find two confirmation requests from Microsoft waiting for their attention – one to verify their email address and one accept parental supervision of their account.If they already have a Microsoft account, you should only see the second email.Complete the email verification first, if required, then accept parental supervision by clicking the blue button in this email: (You may need to log out of your own Microsoft Account first, to avoid confusing your web browser.) Now that your child’s Microsoft account is activated and you’re recognized as their responsible adult, it’s time to set up and apply parental controls for your Windows 10 devices.The good news is, Net Nanny’s parental control software can enhance your digital protection by going one step further.