iMac folder and Internet security

Discussion in 'iMac' started by colonelbutt, Nov 20, 2011.

  1. macrumors regular

    Nov 14, 2007
    Ios newbie here

    I have bought an iMac to replace one of my pcs.

    I need to have folders which my children can't see and also want to restrict their Internet browsing to non-adult rated sites.

    This was easy on windows 7 as I just gave my kids individual logins, and switched on parental control for them.

    How can I do the same on iOS Lion ?

    Many thanks in advance
  2. macrumors 68020

    John T

    Mar 18, 2006
    Easy! :) Just go to :apple: > System Preferences > Accounts. Then open separate accounts for whoever.
  3. thread starter macrumors regular

    Nov 14, 2007
    Will give it a try

    What about children Internet control ?
  4. macrumors 603

    Oct 14, 2008
  5. szolr, Nov 20, 2011
    Last edited: Nov 20, 2011

    macrumors 6502

    Jul 27, 2011
    London, UK
    Alternatively you could trust your children?

    If not tho, go to System Preferences, Parental Controls. It should be reasonably intuitive from there.

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