Parental Controls without a Microsoft Account


  1. Posts : 9
    Windows 10
       #1

    Parental Controls without a Microsoft Account


    Hi,

    I've just re-installed Windows 10 on a family laptop. I want to create accounts for my two children (aged 13 & 11) that have a degree of protection, mainly in terms of sites and content types that they can access.

    However I don't like the fact that to create a child account and use the child safety features Microsoft forces me to create a Microsoft account / hotmail address for them. Are my options:

    1. Live with it
    2. Use other parental control software, e.g. Custodio
    3. Tie individual browsers down with parental controls.

    Thanks,

    Jedzi
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  2. Posts : 7
    Linux
       #2

    So two years later, no one EVER had an answer to this? I would prefer to handle all the controls LOCALLY. Of course, considering the system also has a Linux partition (which I would prefer my daughter was using anyway) it would be better to have a time-limit function at the UEFI level.
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