How can I limit the time my child spends on the device using Family Rules?

Want to control how much time your children can spend on their devices? You can limit the time your child can use the device in two ways: Daily time limits and Bedtime.

Note: Daily time limits affect:

  • On Android: all apps, except pre-installed ones
  • On iPhone and iPad: web browsing with SAFE
  • On Windows: the entire device
  1. Log in to My F-Secure with your account username and password.
  2. Go to the SAFE tab on the top navigation bar.
  3. Select the user and the corresponding device.
  4. Select Family Rules.
  5. Go to the Daily time limits tab, slide the slider to the right, then set the daily time limits as follows:
    1. Select Edit or the pen symbol (on mobile devices) to edit the settings.
    2. For Weekdays and/or Weekends, slide the slider to the desired time length (for example, 2 hours per day).
    3. Select Save or the tick symbol (on mobile devices) to save and apply the settings.
  6. Go to the Bedtime tab, slide the slider to the right, then set the bedtime limits as follows:
    1. Select Edit or the pen symbol (on mobile devices) to edit the settings.
    2. For School nights and/or Weekend nights, slide the slider to set the desired time frame.
    3. Select Save or the tick symbol (on mobile devices) to save and apply the settings.

The daily time limits are now set.

Pricing & Product Info

For product info and pricing please go to the F-Secure SAFE product page

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