Supervising the Internet activities of your child

Using the Web Supervision feature, you can protect your child in the following ways:

  • Block or allow access to specific websites and website categories.

  • Set up Norton Family to display a message for the child when your child attempts to access an inappropriate website.

  • View and monitor all the Web activities of your child.

To set up Web supervision for your child using Norton Family website

  1. Sign in to Norton Family.

  2. Click House Rules.

  3. Click the picture icon of the child.

  4. On the left pane, click Web and turn on Web supervision.

  5. Under How do you want to supervise Web activity, click one of the following options:

    • Give a warning but allow child on the site anyway

      Norton Family displays a message when a child attempts to access an inappropriate website.

    • Block the site

      Norton Family blocks all the websites that belong to the website categories that you selected.

    • Monitor only

      Norton Family only monitors all the Web activity of your child and provides real-time reports. It does not block the websites.

  6. Click Save.

To set up Web supervision for your child using Android device

  1. Sign in to Norton Family app in Parent mode.

  2. Tap the child whom you want to manage.

  3. Go to the RULES tab.

  4. Under Activities, tap Web supervision.

  5. In the Web supervision window, tap How do you want to supervise Web activity?, and choose what Norton Family should do when your child visits a blocked website.

  6. Tap OK.

Defining your child's Web world

Turning on or turning off Web supervision

Blocking access to multiple categories of websites using Norton Family website

Blocking or allowing access to specific websites using Norton Family website

About Website categories

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DOCID: v40464487_NF_Help_en_us
Operating System: Windows, iOS, Android
Last modified: 03/03/2016