A mobile app is a software application developed specifically for use on small, wireless computing devices, such as smartphones and tablet computers. Mobile apps serve all sort sorts of purposes for gaming, collaboration, business, banking and so on. Controlling what apps your kids use and when is becoming the highest priority issues for parents.
The Family Zone App allows you to monitor and manage what apps your kid's use on their compatible devices. This guide outlines the features available to you for managing apps through Family Zone.
Device Feature restrictions are only available on devices with an active Family Zone App installed.
How to: Review Apps used by my family
How to: Block Installation of new Apps
Within the Family Zone Web Account or Zone Manager App, you can configure the Family Zone App to block the installation of apps. Click here to find out more.
How to: Get alerted when Apps are installed
How to: Restrict access to Social Networks
The Family Zone App works in combination with our filtering services to allow Parents to manage certain social networks and apps. These are websites and apps identified by our Cyber Experts as requiring parental control. Click here to find out more.
Things you need to know
Family Zone controls access to the Internet
The Family Zone services control access to the internet. Therefore apps that do not require access internet access to work, Family Zone is unable to control access to these apps.
Only compatible iOS and Android devices supported
The Family Zone Device Controller works on most popular iOS and Android devices. Search for compatible devices above.