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    Parental Controls

    In this topic, you will learn how parental controls work in Brightcove Beacon.

    Setting the value

    To set the restriction for parental controls, perform the following:

    1. Log in to the Beacon app.
    2. In the app navigate to Settings -> My Account -> Parental Controls
    3. If this is the first time performing this task, when you click on one of the radio buttons for a specific setting you will be prompted for a PIN. If you have made a previous selection you will be prompted for the PIN when you change the selection.
      prompt
      select level

    Note the following:

    • The rating selected means viewers can view content up to and including that rating level.
    • The selected rating applies to ALL registered users of the app.
    • If a viewer tries to watch a restricted video, the app will prompt the viewer for the PIN and if entered correctly the video can be watched.

    Page last updated on 23 Jun 2022