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Setting up new phone for kid: interplay between family link & multiple accounts

I have a OnePlus 5 on which I installed LineageOS 18.1 with Google Apps. My intention is for this to be my child's phone, who is underage and whose account is limited by Google Family Link. (I'm not ...
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Is it possible to have a white list with Family Link

I would like to time limit certain applications on my child's phone. She installs new games very often, and trying to set limits per app is too time consuming. As such, I've limited her daily total ...
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How do i remove family link supervision after 24 hours

So I went into the app family link and I clicked stop supervision. Then I waited 24 hours so I can stop, but after 24 hour it wont remove it and it says remove supervision failed. There is also a ...
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How to disable/block access to Portable Hotspot feature

My client asked me to configure Google Family Link (parental control) for his daughters phone/tablet/s, I did and everything worked great, but the little one is clever as a fox and found at age 9 a ...
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Family link - set limits for games but allow educational apps run limit free

I'm trying to use family link, it works great technically, however I struggle to make it work in real life Problem that my children use phone for remote education, they need to use several apps for ...
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How can I know the top dowloaded apps in my country

How can I know the top downloaded apps (by category, say messaging apps, etc.) from the android store in my country? How can I access Apple Google's Family Store?
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Change Device Name on Family Link Device

I'm wondering how to change a device name for a device/account supervised by Family Link. I've changed the actual device name in the devices settings but the device name that shows up in Google / ...
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family link app on my childs phone after putteing in the code starts all over again. tried a few times

I have a problem installing family app on my childs phone I installed a year ago this app, and it works great. no my child changed phones, and i removed the app from the old phone. still it doesnt let ...
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Family Link: how to set daily limits for one child regardless of which devices he/she uses?

I can't find a way to set a daily limit to my daughter regardless of her devices. I want her to spend 2h max on screen no matter which device she uses on that day. Yet she's getting 2h on her tablet ...
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How to stop update notifications for disabled apps on a Family-Link managed device?

Running Android 6.0.1 on Nexus 7 device, where I have disabled the following apps: Google Play Movies and TV Google Play Music Google Play Newsstand Google Play Books Before disabling, I cleaned ...
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Connecting an account fails because of alleged Family Link and Google Play Services version mismatch

I'm migrating from a Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini to a Redmi Note 3 whos bootloader I unlocked and then updated to Android Pie. Whenever I try to use the account that is already used by the Samsung device I ...
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I live in Israel,my Google Play country is set to USA. How to change to Israel?

The need to change the above had arisen when I tried setting up Family Link on my kid's phone, which fails due to" country setting being different on parent and child phones". Sure enough, his country ...
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With Google's Family Link, how to grant unlimited access to select apps?

I just have set up Google Family Link parental control. It very nice and seems to work well for the most part. However, I want to allow some apps (e.g. Wikipedia) without screen time restriction. I ...
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minecraft and pvz backups transfer to new tablet

My son has been using a Samsung Tab A for the last year. I set him up (and his sisters) with a child google account which I monitor with Family Link. Unfortunately the tablet port charger broke (...
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Family Link not available on OnePlus One?

My son is using an old OnePlus One, and I wanted to install Google's family link on it. The browser finds it but the play store doesn't, and when I click it in the browser (and go into the play store) ...
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What to do when “Stop Supervision” does not stop supervision in Google Family Link

I was using the "Google Family Link" parental-control software to supervise a device. I wanted to stop supervising the device. So, in the Family Link parent app, I tapped "stop supervision". Google ...