Qustodio Parental Control

Qustodio Parental Control

By Qustodio

  • Category: Utilities
  • Release Date: 2015-10-29
  • Current Version: 180.28.0
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 37.70 MB
  • Developer: Qustodio
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later.
Score: 3
3
From 1,600 Ratings

Description

Qustodio is a free parental control app that offers simple tools to manage kids’ screen time, filter content and monitor or block apps kids use. Best of all it automagically reports kids’ online activity to you once installed. Getting Started: First install Qustodio on your child’s iPhone or iPad, you’ll notice that inappropriate websites have been blocked automatically. Then install Qustodio on your own smartphone to monitor their activity. Qustodio will provide you a daily report of all your child’s activity in your inbox. To manage your child’s web rules or screen time, just open our desktop Family Portal (https://family.qustodio.com/) from any web browser. Want to protect more devices? You can download Qustodio to any desktop, laptop, smartphone or tablet. As a parent, you can manage or supervise any device directly from the Qustodio app. What does Qustodio do on iOS? Web filtering and monitoring: On your child’s device you’ll automatically get free web monitoring using our secure VPN technology. Your kids will be protected from inappropriate content or any site you choose whether they use Safari, Chrome or any other web browser. Screen Time Controls: Qustodio can control Screen Time. Our technology uses will allow you to set a time schedule or a quota of when your kids are allowed to use their device. When time is up, internet and access to all apps rated for users 4+ will be disabled. App Controls: Qustodio can report, monitor and/or block more than 50 popular apps used by kids, and you can view their usage. Free vs. Premium With Qustodio Free you can protect up to one kid’s device free, and monitor from as many parents’ devices as you want. Qustodio Premium will allow you to monitor more kids’ devices, and you’ll get access to more reporting information and features from your parent’s device. You can purchase on of our 1-year Premium plans using Apple’s In-App Purchase inside the Qustodio app on your parent’s device. Qustodio Premium is available with an annual subscription. Payment will be charged to iTunes Account at confirmation of purchase. Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period. Account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period . Subscription may be managed by the user and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to “Settings” on your iPhone or iPad. Any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when the user purchases a subscription to that publication, where applicable. The subscription will renew at the same cost. Terms of service: https://www.qustodio.com/terms/ Privacy policy: https://www.qustodio.com/privacy/ Important notes for users: - The Qustodio for iOS install process will ask you to install a special MDM profile, and accept special permissions in order to control the internet traffic on the device. This profile can be removed or disabled by you whenever you want. Instructions for installing, uninstalling and configuring are on our help page. -When connecting to the internet a VPN symbol will appear on the top of the screen. The VPN connection can be disabled temporarily when needed in the Family Portal or by logging into the Qustodio app on your kids’ device. - You can access and manage Qustodio at any time from the online dashboard at https://family.qustodio.com Available Languages: The Qustodio app is available in English, Spanish, French, German, Italian & Brazilian Portuguese. Note: Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life. --------------------------------------------------------- If you have any feedback, questions, or concerns, please contact us at: http://www.qustodio.com/help Follow us on facebook.com/qustodio or twitter @qustodio

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Reviews

  • Happy with this App

    4
    By BrunBuck
    For the price we are happy with the performance. Most apps of this nature are twice this much for what you get.
  • DO NOT GET THIS APP I REPEAT DO NOT GET THIS APP

    1
    By tiffany589
    Don’t get this!! I installed it on my kids phones and it completely backfired!!! It not only slowed down my child’s network and also blocked several sites for my child that was needed for educational purposes. This app is a huge rip-off. It cost a lot for more than one child. This is a terrible thing to spend your money on. Also when I paid for this service before hand and downloaded it to my children’s devices, it was not FUNCTIONING. I sent an email to this company because they do not have a place to call so I do not recommend this app for anyone.
  • Doesn’t full support iPhone

    1
    By Jenn Carne
    I wish I would have known that this app is not fully functional for an iPhone. I basically gave my money away because the annual fee I paid is non refundable!
  • Unreliable

    2
    By Tomatosause
    It’s a good attempt but reality is that it does not record time usage accurately-without which, your left guessing if it really does it’s intended job. Customer support is limited to instructions to reinstall the app and hope tYour problem disappears-but of course the problem will still be there. Don’t know about the alternatives, but my suggestion is to demo them all before committing your dollars.
  • Good in theory and when it works

    2
    By Pholguin
    I’m having trouble reaching someone from the company. It seems I can’t even email someone from customer service. Apps on my kids phones are glitchy. I can’t block their phones on command. They can still use them. This was a featured I was really looking forward to. It takes a full day for the time block to go into effect. My son is frustrated because he can’t search on Google, even though he has updated the app in Google Play. Would love to see your company being more responsive!
  • Absolutely unfair

    1
    By Jamie❤️❤️❤️
    I feel like parents are watching their every kid’s move and giving them tons of distrust and it makes kids feel persecuted and annoyed that their parents think that this app is necessary and it is a waste of money and time especially since it barely works, as some reviews say. Please show your kids some respect! I mean I know there’s no legal rights for kids to have privacy. But the fact that some kids used to be respectful and close to their parents but now every kid who wrote a review is saying that they are so blocked and they are being monitored on everything and being invaded when it comes to privacy is just wrong. Really, just because they are kids doesn’t mean that they have no self control or privacy whatsoever they aren’t just little toys that you can do whatever you want to them.
  • The tallest dwarf

    2
    By rrrrrrz.
    Sadly this the best alternative in a software category of underperforming competitors. Tech support is horrible
  • VPN causes problems with Netflix and Prime video

    2
    By gute4
    FYI you have to turn off VPN to use Netflix and Amazon Prime Video. Apparently both companies are now starting to block VPN traffic due to regional restrictions on content. This pretty much prevents the app from performing its intended purpose.
  • Love it

    5
    By boo6926
    Cost more than the Disney circle but it block so much more and tell me ever download and lets me know ever key stroke
  • Wanted to love it....

    1
    By Bummed Parents
    We so wanted to use and love this app, as it seemed the best way to give our teens a phone, yet protect them as much as possible from all of the risks of a smartphone. It’s the one app that contains all of the stuff we were looking for. But....about 90% of the time so far the app doesn’t work. Daughter can go on internet freely, even though blocked on the app, and it rarely gives accurate messaging or location info. It’s just been a bummer for us, we’re trying to get our money back. Not worth it when there are many free apps that are likely more consistently working, and even though this has all of the controls we were looking for, it’s worthless because it rarely does what it is supposed to do. Bummer.

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