FAQs

  • Getting Started with Bark

    NOTE: This article covers the first-time setup under the Bark Premium subscription plan. Bark is an award-w...

    Paola
  • How does Bark help families in a tech world?

    Bark is a comprehensive parental intelligence solution. Below are a few ways we can help keep your family ...

    Beto
  • How do I log into my Bark account?

    Families If you are a parent/guardian, you can review your children's alerts by logging in with your accou...

    Paola
  • Getting Started with Bark Jr

    NOTE: This article covers the first-time setup under the Bark Jr subscription plan. Bark is an award-winnin...

    Paola
  • What Bark Monitors on Different Platforms

    Learn more  Sign up for your free trial! What Bark Monitors on Different Platforms Below we show you what p...

    Paola
  • Pricing

    We have two subscription tiers available: Bark Premium and Bark Jr. More information, including any specia...

    Beto
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iOS Monitoring

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Android & Amazon Fire Monitoring

Account Management

  • How to Add a Child or Home Profile

    One of the great features of Bark is that you can add as many profiles and devices as you like to your Bark...

    Paola
  • How to Monitor Accounts and Devices

    Connecting Accounts and Devices for Monitoring You get an unlimited number of apps and devices you can moni...

    Paola
  • Notifications / Alert Settings

    We built Bark to help families work with their children to stay safe online, and we are excited to provide ...

    Paola
  • Adjust the Sensitivity of Monitoring Alerts

    We completely understand that there are instances where you may not be concerned about certain things such ...

    Paola
  • Parent/Guardian App

    Managing your Bark account from your phone is easier than ever with our parent/guardian apps available for ...

    Paola
  • Referral Program

    If you believe in Bark, take a moment to tell your friends — it could change their lives. For every person ...

    Paola
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Screen Time & Web Filtering

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Social Media and Email Monitoring

Computer Monitoring

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Troubleshooting Android & Amazon Fire

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Troubleshooting iOS

  • Troubleshooting iOS Device Monitoring

    This article discusses troubleshooting solutions for issues encountered with monitoring the content of iOS ...

    Paola
  • Update the Bark Desktop App

    Bark is committed to constantly adding new features and ways to make monitoring your children's devices eas...

    Paola
  • Update the Bark Desktop App (Mac)

    Bark is committed to constantly adding new features and ways to make monitoring your children's devices eas...

    Paola
  • Update the Bark Desktop App (Windows)

    Bark is committed to constantly adding new features and ways to make monitoring your children's devices eas...

    Paola
  • Update Apple Software on Windows

    Families occasionally get an alert asking them update their computers with Apple software. These updates wi...

    Paola
  • Update Apple Software on Mac

    Families occasionally get an alert asking them update their computers with Apple software. These updates wi...

    Paola
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Location Features

  • Location Alerts

    No more having to open a map app to see where your kid is — we’ll automatically alert you when they arrive ...

    Paola
  • Calibrate Location

    Check-Ins and location alerts are two of Bark's location features. Both require the Bark Kids app to be ins...

    Paola
  • Calibrate Location on iOS

      iOS (Apple) To calibrate the GPS on your child's iOS device, please see the instructions below: Calibra...

    Paola
  • Calibrate Location on Android

      Android To calibrate the GPS on your child's Android device, please see the instructions below: Calibra...

    Paola
  • What are check-ins?

    Check-Ins are a great addition to Bark to minimize the number of text messages we might exchange with our k...

    Paola
  • Directions to Child's Location

    This feature is available on the Bark Premium and Bark Jr subscription plans when you install the Bark for ...

    Brandon Hilkert