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You'll need a file manager, and a text editor - the easiest option is to use our favourite app ES File Explorer, which lets you do both things. Here's how it works.
If that method is too complex for you, you can install an anti-virus app such as Trend Wiki facebook messenger that lets you block websites. If you have a Wi-Fi network in the house, then it is easier to just set up a block on unwanted websites via your Wi-Fi router.
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Make sure you have administrator access to your Mac. Now open Terminal. Enter the user password when prompted. Type the name of the website in a new line in this format " For each website you want to block, start a new line and type the same command with only the name of the website being replaced. Now key in the command sudo dscacheutil -flushcache and press Enter or restart Aol chat online free machine to make sure the websites are blocked.
Now click Options under BlockSite. In the pop-up, click Add and type the name of the website you want blocked.
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This can be done via the options menu described in the step. Internet Explorer lets you block websites easily. Here's how. Now click the security tab and Dating websites in tamilnadu click the red Restricted sites icon. Click the Sites button below the icon.
Now in the pop-up, manually type the websites you want to block one-by-one. Click Add after typing the name of each site. When done, click Close and click OK in all other windows. Now these websites will be blocked in Internet Explorer.
Tap on Enable Restrictions. Now set a passcode for restrictions.
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This should ideally be different from the passcode you use to unlock the phone. After the passcode is set, scroll down and tap Websites. Here you can either choose to limit adult content, or allow access to specific websites only.
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Tap the Allow Website and key in the Restrictions passcode to open that website. Install ES File Explorer. Open ES File Explorer and tap the menu button at the top left. In this folder, you'll see the file named hosts - tap it and in the pop up menu, tap text.
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