Filter inappropriate websites and searches on Xbox One

Set up web filters from the console that’ll work across Xbox One, Windows 10, and on Android phones. On your Xbox One console:

  1. Sign in on the console with an adult account.

  2. Press the Xbox button to open the guide, then go to Profile & system (your account icon) > Settings > Account > Family settings.

  3. Select the child account that you want to add web filters to, then select Web filtering.

  4. Select the drop-down list of ages to view all the available options.

  5. Choose the desired level of web filtering. (Note: Specific websites can only be added to the Always allowed list on

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