What is Screen Time & Web Filtering?


What is Screen Time & Web Filtering?

Screen time & web filtering, also known as on-the-go controls or in-home controls, prohibit or allow access to particular websites, apps, and internet services. When set up, you can...

If your subscription plan also includes content monitoring, you also get monitoring of 30+ of the most popular apps and social media platforms.

What is the difference between "content monitoring" and "Screen Time & Web Filtering"?

Click here to learn about how both content monitoring and web filtering can help keep kids safer on their devices.

What devices are compatible?

If your children have older devices, you may wish to verify they are compatible here.

Content monitoring is available for Android, iOS, Amazon Fire, and computers on the Bark Premium subscription plan. Learn more about content monitoring.

On-the-go screen time controls are available for Android, iOS, and Chromebook devices on the Bark Jr and Bark Premium subscription plans

In-home screen time controls are available for any device connected to your home Wi-Fi network when you purchase and activate Bark Home. Learn more about Bark Home.

How do I set up on-the-go screen time controls?

Set Up Screen Time on Android Devices

Set Up Screen Time on iOS Devices

Set Up Screen Time on Chromebook

How do I set up in-home screen time controls?

You can filter all of the devices on your home Wi-Fi network (including computers, gaming consoles, and Smart TVs) if you also have our Bark Home device set up.

Learn more about Bark Home

Set Up Devices with Bark Home

Bark Home Profiles

How do I manage the Screen Time & Filtering rules?

Manage Screen Time Rules

Where can I find troubleshooting solutions for Screen Time & Web Filtering?

Check out this guide for help with common questions.


Need additional assistance?

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