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Can't seem to block Youtube using Qustodio

Win10: I've been limiting my kid's computer time using Qustodio mostly successfully for the past several months. However, I can't seem to block youtube. Neither an explicit youtube rule, or time ...
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How can I limit the download from internet

I have a local network which use router to connect to Internet. However, I want to limit the download source from internet. How can I block some download address for user. Because some software user ...
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Windows 10 Child account problems

I have a laptop that was running Windows 8.1 that I've recently upgraded to Windows 10 Pro. I had to delete my six year old son's local account because Child Accounts now have to be Microsoft ...
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How do you troubleshoot Family Safety reports

I have set up Microsoft Family Safety in Windows 8 for my daughter's account. At first I got meaningful reports via e-mail each week. But then the e-mails started reporting no activity, even though ...
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How to make sure kid completes an online lesson before allowing (unrestricted) computer use?

I would like my kid to complete an online lesson from this website: http://www.typingweb.com/ before allowing him to use the computer (specifically: playing Minecraft!). Is there any way to do this? ...
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parental controls linux- limit computer usage per day

I've searched and didn't find any working solution for parental controls in ubuntu 14.04 . The timekpr, gnome-nanny and modifying .pam settings don't work- I've tried them all. What would suffice ...
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Web access control for a Mac environment

Our home environment is all Mac. I wish to have more control over net access than I can manage using 10.6 or 10.5 Parental Controls. I don't want to install poor quality or unreliable software. I'm ...
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How does the Webfilter of Windows Vista's “Parental controls” work?

How does the Webfilter of Windows Vista's "Parental controls" work? Is it integrated in IE or a proxy?
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How do I prevent a chrome extension from being removed?

I am using Blocksi parental controls chrome extension to block access to confidential websites that I login to on my laptop, for in case someone uses my laptop without permission, but the person can ...
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Parental controls floods system.log with errors

I was digging around for fun, and I found that the system.log was FLOODED with errors. Here's an example. Mar 20 08:46:34 THE-COMPUTER parentalcontrolsd[696]: -[ActivityTracker ...
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OSX - Parental Controls - System Preferences - Unchecked - But Not Blocked - Why?

Why is it that using Parental Controls and unchecking the box for System Preferences sometimes does not block a user from gaining access to System Preferences ? I have blocked other users accessing ...
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How to limit internet access time per mac address

I want to be able to limit the amount of time some devices can connect to the internet to one hour per day. As an added bonus, I would like to restrict some sites (or categories of sites) per MAC ...
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ChromeOS - Apps for supervised users?

My niece recently got a chromebook, and her parents added parental controls (supervised user) to her account. Unfortunately, they claim they only had the option of completely denying access to the app ...
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Windows Live Family Safety: how to specify click-through permissions

I'm trying to setup URL block lists on Microsoft Windows Live Family Safety. Ideally what I would like to do is block direct access to youtube.com but to allow some content from youtube to remain ...
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Command line edit of parental controls

I'm new to windows administration and pardon me if I write something stupid :) I've been given a task to enable installation of specific apps on win7 user account with parental controls restriction. ...
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Microsoft Family Safety *Weekly* Time Limits?

I see there is a way to set daily time limits, but is there a way to set weekly time limits? I notice that the registry items are kept here: ...
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Disable Parental Control (Family Safety) Override?

When the time limit is up, there is a box that says "Get more time." How do I disable/remove this box? I have tried going into the registry (regedit) and navigating to ...
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WLAN repeater and parental control on router

is it possible to use parental control on a router with a WLAN client conntected? If i use the MAC of the repeater all clients using this repeater are disconnected via the parental control. But I ...
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How can an administrator limit clocktime used by a Windows executable per time period?

In lieu of proper parenting, I want to limit the amount of clocktime a Windows executable consumes per time period - for example, I want my child playing no more one hour of Batman per day, without it ...
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How do I subject web search results to parental control tools like dansguardian?

The problem: I have good reasons to filter web browsing on my PC. These filtering should be robust. Allowing web search results to go unfiltered is unacceptable, as well as blocking search engines ...
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Unexpected kernel model trap error using windows 8.1 family safety and avast

Does anyone know of a way that I can use the family safety feature in Windows 8.1 (64 bit) and keep Avast Internet Security 2016? I am using Windows 8.1 which allows for applying family safety to ...
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How to silently prevent programs from running?

In order to save time in maintenance on a Windows Vista PC used by a relative, I decided to enforce parental controls to prevent drive-by downloads. This is working fine in principle. On some ...
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How to Implement Distinct DNS and Proxy Settings for Concurrent Users?

Question In order to implement parental controls on a Linux machine, how do you configure User Specific DNS configuration, or Proxy Settings? Caveats Distinct Configurations for Concurrent Users: ...
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Is there any way to implement parental controls in image searches on Windows 10?

I'm trying to find a way to enable parental controls on image searches. My daughter (7) has a surface pro with Windows 10, but the parental controls seem to only apply to actual sites. If she does a ...
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Windows Family Safety : Disable “Ask to view the content” alert

Every goddamn time I refresh/load any page which contains content from a disallowed domain, an alert pops-up in the upper-right (and a sound plays) : "Some web content from [wherever] has been ...
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Family safety new account not showing up

I got an idea to see if I could create a Windows 8.1 virtual machine in Oracle Virtual Box on my Windows 10 machine in order to get around Microsoft's retrograde changes to Windows 10's Family Safety. ...
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Windows 7 parental controls: allow execution of programs shared over SAMBA

I couldn't get this to work. While I am able to manually add the programs to the limited(standard) user's list of allowed programs in Control Panel, the next time the user browses into the shared ...
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allow run word vba macro from user via parental control

setting up a user as a virtual assistant on windows 7 professional, want to limit programs that can be accessed. Using parental control to do that. I have given permission via parental control to run ...
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Parental Control for Google Chrome: Redirection

We may block web sites (let's say booking.com) on Google Chrome using some 3rd-party extensions or Chrome proxy settings, thus a user won't be able to open the banned web page. Is there a way to ...
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User is not locked out after the logon time expires in winodws 7

I set up parental control to an user account and blocked it from logging in from 5 PM to 8 PM. I ran mmc.exe. added a snap-in. Then from Administrative Templates --> Windows Components --> Windows ...
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Can we setup an application fullscreen and only allow the users to operate within the application?

I am setting up an exhibit and want to display an application and my website on an iMac. I don't want the users to do anything other than looking at my website and play around the application (or even ...
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How to hide the “hidden-but-not-really-hidden” parental controls icon on Windows 7 system tray

When Parental Controls are in effect, its icon gets displayed on the Windows 7 system tray. I am trying to hide it by customizing the system tray, setting the Parental Controls to "only show ...
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Impacts of daily work with gateway-based parental control

I am considering to install a gateway-based parental control system at home. I specifically want to activate ratings-based web filtering. From the documentation of commercial solutions such as ...
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How to customize the BitDefender 2011 Parental Control blocked website page

Any idea how I can customize the webpage displayed when trying to access websites blocked through BitDefender 2011 Parental Controls? Thank you.