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Need help setting up child safety

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    windows 8

    Need help setting up child safety


    Tried to do it by creating a new account on my child's laptop, but then her settings were lost. What can I do and how effective is the child safety built into windows 8?

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    Posts : 2
    windows 8


    Can someone please help?
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Need help setting up child safety
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