While the internet can be an immersive, educational resource of high value to young learners, it is important to ensure that the such users are not accessing harmful or age-inappropriate content.
Endless OS offers some optional protection against inappropriate content on the web, as documented below.
Please note that with due to the massive amount of content available online, solutions such as the ones used here are imperfect, they are not guaranteed to block 100% of unsuitable content. You can consider them only as the first line of defense.
You may be prompted for your user account password. Your password may not appear as you type it in, but if prompted, type it in anyway and press enter.
If successful, you will see the following messsage:
eos-safe-defaults: Enabled family-safe default configuration.
You should ensure that any young learners who have access to the PC have their own Standard user accounts without access to any Administrator accounts. That way, they cannot undo the changes made here.
The Safe Defaults configuration offers the following protection: