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macrumors regular
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Jul 3, 2011
Where is the restriction option where I can lock and also to enable or disable the delete app button? It suppose to be inside this general option

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macrumors newbie
May 18, 2018
Hi thanks but under which category? I’m need to disable or enable the deleting of apps.
Content & Privacy Restrictions > iTunes & App Store Purchases.
I’m glad you asked because I didn’t realize this had moved.
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macrumors 68020
Feb 22, 2015
And if an app is restricted and isn't listed yet all restrictions are default to allow?

Never enabled screen time. Can't open Podcasts or even have it on desktop. Alert says Disable Restrictions which yields nothing.

Same setup on iPad pro and no trouble, both on iOS 12.1. Why then my iPhone X won't work with Apple Podcasts? All day looking for answer why.


macrumors 68020
Feb 22, 2015
Even with this new feature off the statistics, and therefore the logs and activity, are all there. As if Top activity was exported into a database.

Even this may seem clever, cute, useful for parents? but do I want it? Do I want even one cycle and 1% battery devoted to? Seems like a marketing ploy for Apple to show and hand to 3rd party, even as they tout their personal data privacy.
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