. I have an issue with my first Windows Phone device. A Microsoft family group is separate from other Microsoft apps and programs. Have you created your Windows Phone Family account feature? Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 on this site the. You can also review it on any time.
You can sign up with your email account. You can easily add new family accounts to the device so everyone in the house can use it individually. Windows Phone My Family Setup Windows Phone My Family setup will need to know the Microsoft account email address and password of your kids. For kids 8 and up, adults need to turn on the settings they want when they make new accounts. Keeping in touch with family members—whether you live in the same city or are in different parts of the world—can be tough.
Go to the website, and sign in with your Microsoft account if not already. My sisters was showing she was born in 2000, where in reality she was born in 1982. After that the parent will be able to add the child account in My Family on the Windows Phone website. As an adult in the family, go to the website, sign in with your Microsoft account if not already, and go to below. You can Enable or Disable location access to specific person anytime. Do you want to know where is your kid right now? Perform a master reset of your phone. I think the problem is that I started to download a trial of Kinectimals and handed the phone off to my daughter, who was prompted for a birthdate.
We are introducing several new features and improvements, and we want to let you know what you can expect. Should you choose the recommended option, the device will be configured to automatically download software not app updates, as well as sending phone usage feedback, WiFi connection data and keyboard touch information to Microsoft. If you are already part of another family group, then you will need to that family first. At the next screen, choose whether you want to add an account for an adult or a child and then enter the person's email address. However whenever app is opened it will update location information immediately. It's a free service that helps families stay connected and keeps kids safer on Windows 10, Xbox One devices, and Android devices running. Best to keep everything in one thread.
That's it, Shawn Hi, Microsoft family features now empower busy parents like you to more easily tailor experiences in the Microsoft ecosystem for each family member. Then, adults in the family can manage use of the device by children so they don't get into digital trouble. Read more about these new Microsoft family features and more at Send us your feedback with the Feedback link at the bottom of that page, or with the on Windows 10. Like with screen time, your child can send you exception requests for content that you can respond to through email or on. Got your new Windows Phone? Your child will now be able to download apps and games from the Windows Store. Give your location access to another person from share panel. A Microsoft family group is separate from other Microsoft apps and programs.
Set an age limit to block apps, games, and media on Windows 10 and Xbox One devices. It will work with any mobile. Confirm that you want to add this person. When your child asks you for more time—for homework, of course —you can easily respond through email or on. Do you want to know where is your kid right now? In addition, if you have any other questions, please do not hesitate to let me know. I stumbled on the same problem on my new Windows Phone 8 device. The My Family feature in Windows Phone 8 looks to be a mighty useful tool to keep your kids safe from the temptations of spending as well as viewing stuff that are harmful for them.
If all and members leave your family group, the group will no longer exist. Feel free to share your feedback and get the latest news and tips by following us on , , and. This new Skype feature creates a central location for everyone to send a quick message or jump on a group video call. Let's go through the steps for setting up these accounts. If you want to allow your child access to Xbox games, head over to Xbox. Your Microsoft account unlocks some cool stuff, including the feature. Hi Suraj Orang, Could you please describe your issue more detailed? Once you reach the My Family page, click Get Started to begin the setup.
When trying to download an app from the marketplace I get this message: The My Family settings for your account prevent you from downloading this item. The following screen will alert us that we can login using Microsoft account credentials. You can follow the same steps outlined in this tutorial to add other kids to the My Family page. I thought it was asking for a birthdate as part of the game, and told her to input her own birthday. It's a free service that helps families stay connected and keeps kids safer on Windows 10, Xbox One devices, and Android devices running. You can sign up with your email account.
Have you created your Windows Phone Family account feature? So now my windowsphone account thinks I'm 7 years old and I can't find any way to update that. If you are an adult and you get this message, it means you have a incorrect birthdate on your account or you didn't create the Xbox profile for the account. Browse other questions tagged or. Features to be expected in next update -- Cross platform support for Android, windows 8 and web. To fix the problem log onto your live account at www.