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How to block apps on Android or iPhone

This quick step-by-step explains how to block apps on your child’s iPhone or Android device, using Mobile Guardian. More parents are turning to mobile device management solutions like Mobile Guardian to block social media and gaming apps, limit screen time and encourage a healthier relationship with their smartphone.

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To block gaming or social media apps on your child’s phone, follow the steps below.

Block apps on your child’s phone

1. Open your Mobile Guardian dashboard

2. Go to application security settings

3. Browse through the list of apps on the phone

a. Select block to block the app completely

b. Choose scheduled to limit when your child can access the apps, based on the timetable

With Mobile Guardian, you’ll be able to block apps like Candy Crush, Snapchat and Twitter from your child’s iPhone or Android device. You can block inappropriate websites and create a safe and secure online environment for your child.


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