Accessibility Disabled in Amazon Fire

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In order for the Bark for Kids app to fully monitor your child's Amazon Fire tablet, we will need to have Accessibility enabled. For a full walkthrough on how to set up an Amazon Fire tablet for monitoring, check out this article.

 

STEP 1: Access your child's Amazon Fire tablet.

STEP 2: Tap on Settings.

 

STEP 3: Tap on Accessibility.

 

STEP 4: Scroll down to Services, and tap on Bark.

 
  • Tap the slider to enable Bark.
 
  • Select OK.
 

STEP 5: Fine-tuning.

To test the monitoring or to adjust settings, including whether Bark is using Wi-Fi or cellular data, open the Bark for Kids app and tap the settings icon (see images below):

 

Descriptions of settings:

  • Upload over Wi-Fi only: If your child's device needs to conserve cellular data use, then you may consider turning on the setting of "Upload over Wi-Fi only." Otherwise, leave disabled.
  • Test monitoring: If you want to make sure the Amazon Fire device monitoring is set up properly, tap on "Test monitoring." A message will then pop up letting you know if it looks good!

NOTE: Do NOT logout of the Bark for Kids app, or monitoring will be impacted.

 

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