F. A. Q.

Below you’ll find answers to a few of the most commonly asked questions we receive. If you can’t find the answer you’re looking for here,
try searching our full FAQ first and then get in touch with our support staff

Do I have to pay for Kidslox for each device?

No, you only need to pay for Kidslox on a per account basis. Our premium plan allows you to add unlimited devices with no additional cost. Our free plan allows only 1 device to be controlled.

How do I set up restrictions?

You can set or edit the restrictions for your Child mode for each controlled device under the “Child Restrictions” tab. Green ticks allow and red crosses block (e.g. a red cross for Camera mean

Can Kidslox block browsers and filter web content?

Yes. On iOS you can choose to block Safari separately from other apps and on Android you can block all web browsers individually. Our content blocking system allows you to filter the web across al

What are Parent, Child and Lockdown modes?

A device controlled by Kidslox will always be in one of three modes – Parent, Child or Lockdown mode. Parent mode - this mode has fixed settings and allows everything. It’s designed for parents


Kidslox has a large base of dedicated users. Here are some of the reasons they choose us:

A real help
This app is an easier way to put some controls on my kids' screen time than doing it manually. I like the fact that they listen to feedback.

Great app
This is must have app for parents to monitor the child devices.This app give lots of flexibility to enable the time schedule for weekdays.

Been searching for an app like this
I like how we can share the iPad and change that mode right away. thanks for letting us know about the icon fix. It is way better than having all the apps come back out alphabetically and out of the folders. I like how the app allows me to control the devices on different platforms.

This app is user friendly, makes it easy to control your children's screen time from anywhere!! I've only had it one week and so far I am loving it!! The kids were not too excited about it :) but the parents are!!!

Kidslox works
A great product. Gives us back control over the children's screen time. The new traffic lights system is a big step forward.


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