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How can I stop my children seeing inappropriate content online?

Browser windowThere are tools and systems you can employ to prevent your children from viewing inappropriate material online.

Internet content filters are valuable tools and can be bought off the shelf or downloaded onto your computer.

There are a number of search engines designed specifically for children – such as Yahoo! Kids, Ask Kids, KidsClick or AOL Kids – whose results have been vetted as suitable for children. BBC WebWise

Some search engines – including Google, Yahoo and Bing – also offer ‘safe search’ settings which enable you to filter out the sites you don’t want your children to see.