Configuring your account

After you register for Norton Family, the Configure Family page lets you to set up your account. By default, you are automatically added to the account as a Parent. However, you can change the display name and the avatar at any time. You can also invite another parent to monitor your kid's online activities.

To change your existing profile using Norton Family website

  1. Sign in to Norton Family.

  2. Click Configure Family.

  3. In the Configure Family page, under Parents section, click on your profile.

  4. In the Profile Settings page, choose your profile name and then select an avatar from the Change avatar drop-down list. You can also use the Upload profile picture link to choose a picture from your device for your avatar.

  5. Click Save.

To add children to your account using Norton Family website

  1. Sign in to Norton Family.

  2. Click Configure Family.

  3. In the Configure Family page, under Children section, click Add Child.

  4. Type the name of your child, and choose an avatar that identifies this child.

  5. Select the gender, and choose the birth year of the child from the drop-down.

    Family rules will change depending on the birth year of the child.

  6. Select the device to associate the child with it. If you do not see any device, ensure that you have installed Norton Family on all your devices.

To configure your account using Android

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

  2. In the Parent Mode window, tap on your profile icon. You can also tap the menu icon on the top-left of the window and then tap Settings.

    Make sure that you keep your password safe. You must not share your password with your children. Your children could use the password to disable Norton Family or to log on to Norton Family and change the house rules.

  3. In the SETTINGS window, under MY ACCOUNT, do the following:

    • Tap Change profile picture to choose a picture for your profile. You can choose a picture from your gallery or capture your photo instantly. To take a photo, tap camera icon next to your profile's image.

    • Type a name for your account to identify yourself to others.

    • Choose a time zone. The time that is reported for all activities is based on the time zone that you choose here.

You can also use the Norton Family app to edit your profile. For more information, read Managing your Norton Family settings on Android

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DOCID: v71995654_NF_Help_en_us
Operating System: Windows, iOS, Android
Last modified: 07/11/2016