6.5 Use parental controls for systems that are not centrally managed


Limiting usage and restricting features for managed users reduces the risk of the user and/or system being exposed to malicious and/or inappropriate content.

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1. Open System Preferences
2. Select Users & Groups
3. Highlight managed user
4. Check box next to Enable parental controls
5. Select Open Parental Controls
6. Select items within the Parental Controls feature that should be restricted.

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