How do I turn on Parental Control on my child's Android device?

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Note: This article only applies to Android devices running F-Secure Mobile Security.

  1. On your child's mobile device, open the F-Secure Mobile Security app.
  2. Select Parental Control.
  3. Select the Parental Control slider to switch it on.
  4. Select Continue, and if you have not activated the device administrator, select Activate.
  5. Set a security code by entering it twice, then select Continue.
  6. Type in an email address, so that we can send you reset instructions in case you forget your security code, then select Continue. Note: As this is your child's device, use your own email address to get the required reset instructions.
  7. If you have not enabled the accessibility service for F-Secure Mobile Security, the Turn on accessibility page appears. Select Continue to access the device's Accessibility settings page.
  8. Under Installed services, select F-Secure Mobile Security, and select the slider to enable it.
  9. Select OK.

Parental Control is now turned on. You can now start limiting time, type of contents, and apps on your child's device.