How to Set Up Roblox Parental Controls

How to Set Up Roblox Parental Controls

If your kids are obsessed with Roblox, then you will want to know how to keep them safe while playing. Roblox provides great parental control features that allow you to restrict who your kids interact with, while still giving them freedom on the platform. Check out this article to learn how to set up Roblox parental controls.

Frequently Asked Questions from Parents

What Is Roblox?

Roblox is an online platform where anyone can create and share games. There are millions of user-generated 3D games on Roblox. Most games are free, while some games cost “Robux,” which is an online currency that players use to buy games and items such as clothes or accessories. Most Roblox games include social features, like in-game chat.

Why Do Kids Love Roblox?

Roblox has millions of games created by talents from all over the world. Children can play and interact with friends in real life, or with people that they meet on the platform.

Is Roblox Safe for Kids?

Like any app or game with multiplayer and social features, Roblox may pose risks to young children. In the past, Roblox has received some negative reports due to security issues, and it has responded to these concerns by enabling parental controls.

How Can I Help My Child Stay Safe on Roblox?

Pay attention to the Roblox games your kids are playing and their chat history. And learn how to use privacy settings, security tools, or blocking and reporting features. Roblox allows you to restrict certain activities within the platform, such as chatting with others. Check out the steps below to enable Roblox parental controls.

Create an Account PIN on Roblox

Follow these steps to create an Account PIN on Roblox:

  1. Log in to your Roblox account.
  2. Click on the gear icon in the top right corner of your screen and select Settings.
  3. Choose Security from the left-hand menu and then toggle the Account Pin to On.
    Roblox Account PIN

Enable Account Restrictions on Roblox

Enabling account restrictions means that your kids can only access selected Roblox content on the platform, not user-created games. Here are the steps:

  1. Log in to your Roblox account.
  2. Select the gear icon in the upper-right corner of your screen.
  3. Tap on Security from the left-hand menu and toggle Account Restrictions is currently disabled to the ON mode.
    Roblox Account Restrictions
  4. Once you toggle it to on, you will need to create a 4-digit PIN and confirm it.
    Add PIN

Set Contact Settings on Roblox

Check these steps to set the contact settings on Roblox:

  1. Log in to your Roblox account.
  2. Select the gear icon in the upper-right corner of the navigation bar and select Privacy from the left-hand menu.
  3. If you want to be completely sure that your kids don’t encounter any dangerous people, you can turn off the Contact Settings and set all contact methods to No one.
    Roblox Contact Settings

Set Other Settings on Roblox

In the “Other Settings” section, you can decide who can invite your kids to join the VIP server and who can join your kids in Roblox. Follow these steps:

  1. Log in to your Roblox account.
  2. Select the gear icon in the upper-right corner of the navigation bar and select Privacy from the left-hand menu.
  3. If you don’t want your kids to play games with strangers, you can set all options to Friends.
    Roblox Other Settings

Monitor Roblox with iKeyMonitor Parental Control App

Although Roblox does offer many features to keep kids safe, you may need more customizable options to track your kids’ mobile activities. You can consider using parental control software, such as iKeyMonitor, to manage screen time, set up alert words, and get reports on your kids’ online activities.

Capture Screenshots on Roblox to Detect Suspicious Photos

iKeyMonitor captures screenshots of Roblox activities on your kids’ phones. You can log in to the cloud panel to see if they have played violent games.

Roblox Screenshots

Record Keystrokes to Know Everything Typed on Roblox

iKeyMonitor tracks every keystroke entered in Roblox on your kids’ phones. You can check the keystrokes to see if they searched for dangerous games.

Roblox Keystrokes

Get Alerted about Dangerous Activities on Roblox

iKeyMonitor allows you to set alerts for inappropriate words on your kids’ mobile phones. Whenever the preset keywords are entered in Roblox, you will receive an instant email alert.

get alerts

Conclusion

The above are the steps to set up parental controls on Roblox. Roblox provides children with a good platform for online communication. However, the parental control functions provided by Roblox are limited. To ensure the safety of your kids, you can use iKeyMonitor to monitor and track your kids’ online activities. iKeyMonitor allows you to capture screenshots, create schedules to limit screen time, and set up alert words. Sign up to see all the features iKeyMonitor provides for your family.

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