Manage Device Features in the Android App

Applies to: Premium Members 

Parent's app: Android

Article type: Advanced options

Block Camera and Device Functions

Parents can easily maintain their Children's device using the Family Zone app.

From a Parent's Android phone or tablet:

  1. Sign in to the Family Zone app as a Parent
  2. In Family, tap on your Child's name
  3. Move down to and tap on Internet filters & rules
  4. Tap Web categories
  5. Select Device features
  6. Note the names of the Children in this Age Profile
  7. Move down to the Device features on phones and tablets
    Blue allows uses of the feature
    Red restricts access to the feature

The changes are saved as you turn on or turn off features. Your Children's devices connected to the internet will update with the new settings.


Limit Access to iOS Device Features

iOS 13 (2019) and newer:

For iOS 12 (2018) and older devices, tap the toggle to allow (blue) or to prevent (gray) access to:

  • In-App Purchases
  • iTunes
  • Explicit iTunes Content
  • The device camera

Limit Access to Android Device Features 

For Android phones and tablets, tap the toggle to allow (blue) or prevent (gray) access to:

  • Install or uninstall of apps
  • The device camera