Turning on or turning off Safe Search

Using Norton Family, you can activate Safe Search on your child's device. Safe Search helps you to remove explicit sexual content in the search results and provides a secured search experience for your child. When you turn on Safe Search, Norton Family activates the Safe Search feature on all supported search engines.

When you turn off Safe Search, the default search filtering option of the search engine is used.

To turn on or turn off Safe Search 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 Search, turn on Search Supervision, and do one of the following:

    • To turn on Safe Search on your child's device, under Content Filtering for the Top Search Engines, click Yes.

    • To turn off Safe Search on your child's device, under Content Filtering for the Top Search Engines, click No.

  5. Click Save.

To turn on or turn off Safe Search 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 Search supervision.

  5. In the Search supervision window, do one of the following:

    • To turn on search filters, check Turn filters on.

    • To turn off search filters, uncheck Turn filters on.

About defining search rules for your child

Turning on or turning off Search supervision

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DOCID: v40464627_NF_Help_en_us
Operating System: Windows, iOS, Android
Last modified: 04/21/2015