How To Restrict Apps On Ipad

Parental Controls, also known as Restrictions, let you manage which features, apps, and content your kids tin and can’t access on the iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad. Information technology also lets y’all gear up Screen Fourth dimension limits for specific apps that yous’d rather your kids non spend all solar day on. If you lot want to disable specific apps altogether, here’s how!

How to set Restrictions on iPhone and iPad in iOS

Restrictions are located under Screen Time in your Settings. Here’s how to get there.

  1. Launch
    from your Home screen.
  2. Tap
    Screen Time.
  3. Tap
    Content & Privacy Restrictions.
  4. Enter a
    four-digit passcode
    and and so ostend it.

Tap Screen Fourth dimension, tap Content & Privacy Restrictions, enter a 4-digit passcode and confirm it

  1. Tap the
    next to
    Content & Privacy.
  2. Tap
    Allowed apps.
  3. Tap the
    next to the app or apps you’d like to disable.

Tap the switch next to Content & Privacy, tap Allowed Apps, tap the switches next to the apps you'd like to disable

Tap the switch adjacent to Content & Privacy, tap Allowed Apps, tap the switches side by side to the apps yous’d like to disable

These apps will no longer appear on your Home screen. To re-enable them, you lot’ll only have to follow the above steps and turn the switches back on.

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Updated July 2019:
Reflects latest steps for iOS 12, iOS 13, and iPadOS 13.

Bryan M Wolfe

Bryan M. Wolfe has written virtually engineering for over a decade on various websites, including TechRadar, AppAdvice, and many more. Before this, he worked in the technology field across dissimilar industries, including healthcare and instruction. He’s currently iMore’south lead on all things Mac and macOS, although he as well loves covering iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch. Bryan enjoys watching his favorite sports teams, traveling, and driving around his teenage daughter to her latest stage show, audition, or schoolhouse event in his spare time. He besides keeps busy walking his black and white cocker spaniel, Izzy, and trying new coffees and liquid grapes.