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Parental control for internet (help)

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Wuebit, Jun 19, 2011.

  1. Wuebit

    Wuebit Well-Known Member

    So my lad has been watching crazy **** on youtube its time I got something to stop this

    Anyone done this?
    Anyone have an ideas on the best software ways to do this?

  2. Sylar

    Sylar Well-Known Member

    Windows Liva family safety is great, my dad uses it on me :p
    Sometimes it blocks random sites for no reasons, but you can allow them manually. But it does block all 'crazy ****' as you say :p
  3. Wuebit

    Wuebit Well-Known Member

    You can view videos with "swearing in?"
    And thanks
  4. Sylar

    Sylar Well-Known Member

    Are you asking if you can view videos with swearing in them?
    Or are you asking about the president's inauguration?
  5. Wuebit

    Wuebit Well-Known Member

    this one.
  6. Sylar

    Sylar Well-Known Member

    Ah, well I'm not sure about that one. I know it does restrict what you watch on youtube, so you can probably tighten that, or just completely block the site if you wanted to.
    Vodkaholic likes this.
  7. Wuebit

    Wuebit Well-Known Member

    Thanks man I'll look into it cheers
  8. Forsaken

    Forsaken Well-Known Member

    You're probably going to have to end up blocking youtube as videos with swearing aren't considered adult content so there is no way to limit viewing of them (at least as far as I know).
  9. Wuebit

    Wuebit Well-Known Member

    I thought they might of been "something"
    Cheers tho
  10. James

    James Well-Known Member

    I don't think there is anything to block any youtube video that contains swearing. You can use OpenDNS to block certain websites and/or categories though.
  11. User

    User Well-Known Member

    Just out of curiosity, what's the problem with swearing? Whatever it is, blocking YouTube won't address it.
    These days kids swear in kindergarden. Technology is no substitute for parenting.
  12. kuyenmotdivad

    kuyenmotdivad Active Member

    Whats he looking at, if you dont want to buy any software you can allways block youtube using the windows file - hosts its inside "Windows\System32\drivers\etc" on windows 7 think it would be same for other windows OS.
  13. Wuebit

    Wuebit Well-Known Member

    Maybe do where you are but I don't want my "6 year old" son picking up foul language... just yet. I don't wish to block the whole site as he loves videos.

    Aye but like above I don't want to block the hole site which 127 hosts would.

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