Fix: your Family Safety is not Working in Windows 10?
Family Safety function in Windows 10 is beneficial because it allows creating another account or accounts that you can control your child and get a report on the activities of his PC. Option Family Safety lets you set additional limits, too. But some users have complained at the forum that the feature does not work as it should.
1. Run the Family Safety Issues
The first and most obvious step that people experiencing the same issue needs to do is run Family Safety Issues (direct download link). If that solves your problem, then it’s great; if not, read further.
2. Change the Family Safety Rating
Still not working? Well, luckily for you, there are some improvements suggested. You may need to set the rating system in the Microsoft family safety as seen in the picture from below:
The upgrades above apply to you if your child’s account does not show as a child.
3. Turn off your antivirus/firewall
If the problem remains, try temporarily disabling your antivirus and see if that has any effect. Turn off the firewall as well.
4. Improve your account
Take a problematic device and go to the Microsoft support page for repairing account issues that may be causing this error.
Microsoft account your child may periodically expire on their devices. When this occurs, the activity is not sent from the device, and various faults and problems can occur. The quick way to fix this is to verify the account.
5. Windows Update
Microsoft periodically new release Windows ten updates to improve the system’s stability, adding new features and fixing bugs. The latest version of the Windows 10 OS brings significant improvements to the deadline and reporting activities.
If it has been a long time since you last updated in Windows 10 computer, check for updates as soon as possible, which may solve the problem you experienced Family Safety.
Here is how to install the latest Windows 10 update:
- Go to Start> type ‘update’> double click to open the first results update section.
- Now, click on the ‘Check for updates’ button and install the available updates.
- Restart the PC and check if the issue persists.