My son has an account on our 2013 Mac Mini running El Capitan, guarded by Parental Controls. Every few days or so, he has a login failure that causes his login to hang on exactly the second attempt. Most logins work as normal. However, if we're going
My kids use Steam to play games on the Mac. Each kid gets half an hour through parental controls time limit feature. However, it just locks their account and leaves the apps running. Steam can only have one instance running at a time on a single comp
Is there a way to set time restrictions per day on certain websites like YouTube on my own admin account? (preferably free) I tried the application SelfControl , but there aren't many options, and I have to set it every time I want to block websites.
My 13-year-old had an Apple ID before family sharing was available. In the span of a few days he had downloaded a bunch of messaging apps on his iPhone that we, the parents, do not approve of. We deleted them and instituted family sharing (to require
Background I have ADHD and have been struggling with Internet overuse. I've been off my ADHD medication lately and hope to discuss this with my psychiatrist eventually. I've tried twelve-step, and am also planning to contact a doctor with an interest
I have Parental Controls for one of the users on my Mac. It only allows web access to a list of websites and blocks all others. Recently, however, it has been switched to "Try to limit access to adult websites". When I switch this back to "
I'm going to be repurposing my laptop as a media center in the near future and I was planning on using a non-admin account for day-to-day usage. I was thinking of enabling parental controls so I can lockdown what applications are allowed to run but p
Is it possible to make it so a user can use the sudo command in terminal, but not have access to sites other then those allowed through parental controls, without a third party system? --------------Solutions------------- By adjusting the sudoers fil
I am trying to block a specific page on a website (a Reddit thread) from being accessed on my Mac laptop. It contains the answers to a mystery game I got for my fiancée, and I want to make sure she doesn't accidentally find it and spoil the game. I r
In order to save time in maintenance on a Windows Vista PC used by a relative, I decided to enforce parental controls to prevent drive-by downloads. This is working fine in principle. On some occasions, the browser runs an external program which is n
Question In order to implement parental controls on a Linux machine, how do you configure User Specific DNS configuration, or Proxy Settings? Caveats Distinct Configurations for Concurrent Users: Most importantly, if another user is logged into the s
I'm trying to find a way to enable parental controls on image searches. My daughter (7) has a surface pro with Windows 10, but the parental controls seem to only apply to actual sites. If she does a search on google or bing the image results don't se
Win10: I've been limiting my kid's computer time using Qustodio mostly successfully for the past several months. However, I can't seem to block youtube. Neither an explicit youtube rule, or time limits, or category method seems to stop chrome or edge
I happened to look at my system.log today and I discovered that it is full of what appears to be full HTML pages, put there by webfilterproxyd. Here is an example of what I mean: $ head /var/log/system.log Oct 14 08:09:18 mac.local webfilterproxyd[21
I have a 10.10 Yosemite, recently bought a Blocksi router, and am in the process of migrating the settings from OSX parental controls to Blocksi. Is there a way to export the Allow Only list (i.e. Parental Controls > account > Web > Allow access
Is it possible to remove my son's ability to delete text messages? We would like to be able to monitor his conversations without his being able to simply delete them. Any help??
I couldn't get this to work. While I am able to manually add the programs to the limited(standard) user's list of allowed programs in Control Panel, the next time the user browses into the shared SAMBA folder and fires up the program, Parental Contro
I recently asked a question if its possible to implement Parental control in IOS And ended up, it can be feasible using Device enrolment program in IOS. The device enrolment profile will be installed on the device and then you can control that device
Several apps have been designed to help people stay away from distracting websites. However, none of the ones I've identified meets my specific needs, which are to block the websites I choose on all browsers on an Ubuntu OS. RescueTime does not block
setting up a user as a virtual assistant on windows 7 professional, want to limit programs that can be accessed. Using parental control to do that. I have given permission via parental control to run word 2003 and that runs fine but the word doc need