Additionally, Microsoft's web filters only work on Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge.Windows Parental Controls block the use of any non-Microsoft browser by default, but this is less than ideal – computer security professionals routinely rate Internet Explorer as the least secure of the six most common web browsers.Learn how to set Windows Parental Controls with these steps: In order to apply Windows 10 parental controls, you’ll need to add a “child account” to your own through the Windows Settings menu.Once their account is set up, you’ll be able to set limitations and content controls through your Microsoft account. If you're setting up their Microsoft account for the first time, you’ll find two confirmation requests from Microsoft waiting for their attention – one to verify their email address and one accept parental supervision of their account. All galleries and links are provided by 3rd parties. Webmasters Team Disclaimer: has a zero-tolerance policy against ch*ld pornography.
Learn more about why you’ll want to consider limiting screen time for your kids.To get started, head back to your Accounts menu under Settings.Under Family & Other People, you’ll see your child’s account and a new option to Manage Family Settings Online.However, there are a few weaknesses to web filter-based approaches, like the one Microsoft uses here to screen mature content.A website that hasn’t yet been added to their ‘adult content’ blacklist will still be accessible to your child, as will user generated content (such as comments or social media posts) on otherwise ‘safe’ sites.
With Windows 10 parental controls, you can fine-tune which content is available through the Windows and Xbox stores by specifying an age range for your child's account.