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How do I activate parental controls on my MAC?

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Parental Controls gives you the opportunity to lock content based on rating.  To activate these controls, open Settings, then Parental controls.  

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Click, Edit to begin. 

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You will be prompted to create a new pin. This pin will act as your password to lock and unlock content. 

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Now, you can lock content based on rating by checking the box beside your preferred rating. 

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Any content that fits the rating criteria that you set will appear with a faded thumbnail and a lock icon. 
 
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If you would like to watch one of the locked shows, or movies, click on the program's thumbnail. You will be required to enter your pin to unlock the show or movie. 

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If you forget your pin, the Pin Entry screen has a Pin Reminder button that will send you an email with pin information. 

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