iPad: Enable Restrictions / Parental Controls to Safari, iTunes, Youtube, Explicit Content, and more

Posted April 15, 2010 by Jimmy S in Apple Mac

This recipe will explain how to enable the built-in Restrictions on the Apple iPad. Using Restrictions will let a parent or user limit browser use, access to iTunes, explicit songs/videos/apps.

1. Go to Settings – General – Restrictions.

2. Click on Enable and you will be prompted to setup a four digit passcode. Set it and confirm it and the Restriction options will become available. Be sure to use a passcode that your kids won’t guess or is obvious.

3. Now you can set your Restrictions.

You can choose restrictions based on ratings for tv and movies. Disable in app purchasing, disable location services, prevent installing of apps and more.


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Jimmy Selix is an early adopter that loves to be one of the first on the block to have the latest and greatest in technology and gadgets. Another love of his is being able to share his knowledge to others seeking it. Feel free to drop any comments or questions that you may have.
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