How to Apply Screen Time to your fam­ily

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Hold on to the key

Screen Time also works with Fam­ily Shar­ing (see bit.ly/mf­famshr). On your child’s de­vice, go to Set­tings > Screen Time and set up the fea­ture. If it’s al­ready set up, tap a child’s name un­der Fam­ily.

Set some rules

Go through setup and set a Par­ent Pass­code when prompted. Keep it pri­vate so your kid can’t over­ride your choices. Re­turn here to check us­age and make changes. Make sure In­clude Web­site Data is switched on.

When time runs out

Your kid is play­ing a game and reaches your time limit. You can ex­tend play­time by 15 min­utes or over­ride it un­til the end of the day. If you don’t, they’ll be un­able to use that app, app cat­e­gory or de­vice un­til to­mor­row.

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