How to set up Parental Controls in ESET Smart Security Version 6

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Description: This is a how-to article for setting up parental controls within ESET Smart Security 6.

  1. Locate the ESET Smart Security icon near the time of your computer on the task bar. Double click on the icon to open the ESET Smart Security.
  2. Click on Setup, then select the small down arrow next to Disabled and click on Enable.
  3. Click on the picture of the User you want to alter. For this example we will select Guest.
  4. Select the age of the person(s) that are using the account, click on OK.
  5. The parental control is now enabled for that user.
  6. The parental control will stay effective the next time the Guest logs into windows.