[KB5556] Download and install ESET Parental Control for Android

Issue

Solution

Before installing ESET Parental Control

Make sure you have enabled Automatic time zone in Date and time settings of your android phone.

  1. On your Android device, open theESET Parental Control for Android download page.
  2. When prompted, tapPlay Store. Alternatively, you can tapInternet, select the device you want Parental Control installed onand then tapInstall.

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  3. Tap Install.

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  4. Tap Open once installation is complete.
  5. Select your desired language and tap Accept.

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  6. Allow applicable Customer Experience Improvement Program and promotional settings, or tap Next.

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  7. ESET Parental control requires to access some phone information to identify the device and activate the product. Tap Continue and Allow the ESET Parental Control to read phone information.

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  8. A my.eset.com account will be required to continue. If you already have an account, tapSign Inand enter your credentials. If you do not have an account, tapCreate Account.

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  1. Complete the required fields, tap the checkbox next to I agree to ESET's Terms of useandthen tap Create Account.

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  2. If you have already purchased ESET Parental Control for Androidand you have a license key, tap Enter License Key toactivate your product.

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  1. Enter your license key and tap Activate.

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  1. Create a parentalPIN. This PIN will be used to change the ESET Parental Control settings on your child's device.

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  1. In the Whose device is this? screen, tap Child or Parent, depending on who you are setting this app up for. If this is your device (parent), and you intend to manage a child's device fromESET Parental Control for Android, you will also need to install ESETParental Control for Android on the child's device. If you are installing on a child device, continue to the next section.

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  1. TapOK.

ESET Parental Control is now installed on your device.


Install on a child device

  1. Completesteps 1-13 in the section above and then tap the + icon to add a child profile.

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  1. Type your child's name, enter their date of birth and gender,optionally add a photo and then tap Save.

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  1. ESET Parental Control for Android needs certain permissions to function correctly. To allow permissions for the Parental Control service, tap NextParental Control OK.

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  1. To allowthe Usage access permissions, tap NextParental Control OK.

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  1. To give Parental Controldevice administrator permissions, tap NextActivate.

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  1. Tap Allow.

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  1. Tap Enable.

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  1. Parental Control is now installed on your child's device. For more information about Parental Control, visit our online help documentation.