A parent of a Gen-Z child who also has an iPhone or an Apple gadget would undoubtedly be concerned about their child’s screen time. Your child and you need to spend the majority of your time online, especially in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Knowing the drawbacks and health hazards associated with this exponential rise in screen time, you would want to restrict your child’s use of the internet. Therefore, we are here to assist you with the different methods you may restrict your child’s iPhone screen time and how to do so.
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Various Limits That You Can Put Via Screen Time
You can use the Always Allowed parameter to specify exceptions that always permit the use of specific apps as well as downtime limits, app limits, communication limits, content and privacy restrictions. All you have to do to access the aforementioned controls is navigate to Settings > Screen Time > See All Activity. Only certain apps and phone calls can be made available to your child during downtime.
You can restrict the kind of content your younger child can view, buy, or download from their device, as well as establish daily limitations for certain app categories via App Limits and Communication Limits.
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How To Limit Screen Time on iPhone
You have two options for limiting your child’s digital usage: you can utilise Family Sharing on your own device, or you may use the Screen Time function on your child’s iPhone. You may even make a special password for the latter so that only you can access it and adjust the settings.
Go to Settings > Screen Time in Step 1. Activate Screen Time > It’s My Child’s (device name)
Step 2: In order to be recognised as a parent, you must enter your Screen Time Password if you’re using your child’s device to establish a screen time limit for them through Family Sharing.
Step 3: After that, you may configure Downtime, App Limits, Content & Privacy with the usage restrictions you want to impose on your child. The end!
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Consequently, you can keep an eye on and place restrictions on your child’s digital activity with just a few clicks.
Please let us know if you are aware of any further methods for doing this on iOS devices in the comments section below.
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