You can temporarily turn off Norton Family client or app on your child’s device if you do not need to monitor Internet activity. You can turn off Norton Family client for a specific time period or until the current logon expires. When you turn off Norton Family client or app, the Internet activity on your child’s device is not recorded and monitored. Norton Family client or app is turned on automatically when the next user logs on or when the device is restarted.
If you share a common device and a user account with your children, you can turn off Norton Family client or app when you use the device. This enables you to use the device freely without any house rules. When you are finished, you should turn on Norton Family client or app so that your child’s online activities can be monitored.
To turn off Norton Family client on Windows
Log on to the child’s computer.
In the notification area, at far right of the taskbar, click the Norton Family icon.
Click Disable Norton Family.
In the window that appears, type your Norton Family credentials.
Do one of the following:
Click Until the next login or restart.
Click Until and choose a time period.
A message notifies you that Norton Family client is turned off.
To turn off Norton Family app on Android
Log on to Norton Family app in Parent mode.
In the Parent Mode window, tap My Settings or your profile icon. You can also tap menu icon on the top left of the window and then tap Settings.
Under Norton Family, tap When switching modes, and do one of the following:
Tap Don’t pause to keep Norton Family running even when you switch modes.
Tap 15 minutes or 1 hour to turn off Norton Family for the specified duration.
Tap Until I switch back to turn off Norton Family until you switch back to Child mode.