What is the Screen Time Passcode in iOS 12?

What is the Screen Time Passcode in iOS 12?

Screen Time is a feature on iPhone and iPad that tracks device usage for apps, websites, categories, and more, taking real-time usage data to report back just how long particular apps and types of apps are being used. You can even use Screen Time to block certain apps, websites, or even block and limit entire…

How to Change Screen Time Password on iPhone or iPad

How to Change Screen Time Password on iPhone or iPad

Using Screen Time in iOS allows for time limits to be set on app usage on an iPhone or iPad, even allowing for time limits on entire app categories like social networking. Setting up Screen Time requires a passcode to be set to access the Screen Time settings, and there are certainly times where an…

How to Turn Off Screen Time Password on iPhone or iPad

How to Turn Off Screen Time Password on iPhone or iPad

iPhone and iPad users relying on Screen Time can choose to turn off the Screen Time passcode on an iOS device. This makes it so that you or anyone else can override Screen Time restrictions without having to enter a passcode on the device. Note turning off the Screen Time password is completely different from…

How to Disable Screen Time Weekly Report Notifications on iPhone or iPad

How to Disable Screen Time Weekly Report Notifications on iPhone or iPad

Want to turn off the Screen Time Weekly Report notification that appears on iPhone or iPad? There are a few ways to do that, and one is particularly quick and easy that allows you to disable the weekly screen time reports right from the iOS device lock screen. Note this does not turn off Screen…

How to Remove Screen Time Limit on iPhone or iPad

How to Remove Screen Time Limit on iPhone or iPad

You can easily delete Screen Time limits that have been set for apps or app categories on an iPhone or iPad, allowing unlimited time usage of the app or app category again, or to re-define a more specific Screen Time limit. For the unfamiliar, Screen Time is a feature of iOS that allows for setting…

How to Limit Social Media Use on iPhone & iPad with Screen Time

How to Limit Social Media Use on iPhone & iPad with Screen Time

Want to cut back on social networking use? Or perhaps you want to reduce time spent with social media on a family iOS device? The iPhone and iPad new Screen Time feature can make that easier than ever before, by allowing you to put a time limit on social networking usage to a chosen time…

How to Make Your Apple Screen Time Report More Accurate

How to Make Your Apple Screen Time Report More Accurate

Screen Time in iOS 12Screenshot: David Murphy iOS 12 is out, and a lot of people are suddenly realizing that they spend way too much time on their smartphones. Way. Too. Much. Time. That’s all thanks to the Screen Time feature you’ll find within your device’s Settings menu—right under “Do Not Disturb.” Tap it, and…

How to Use the New Parental Controls in iOS 12

How to Use the New Parental Controls in iOS 12

Photo: Apple Parents, to curb your kid’s phone usage, you may no longer need to hold their chargers hostage, yell out nightly countdowns (“Three more minutes!”) or draft up elaborate tech contracts that you’ll look at exactly once. At least, if you’re on Apple devices. The new iOS 12 parental controls are here, and they…