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Automatically block millions of adult websites

With Family Wi-Fi, you can automatically block millions of sexually explicit websites from your kids’ devices.

Before you begin

To set up site blocking, you will need to first create a Family Wi-Fi group or label.

Set up site blocking

  1. Open the Google Home app Google Home app.
  2. Tap Wi-Fi  and then Family Wi-Fi.
  3. Below the name of the group that you would like to block, tap Edit .
  4. Under “Restrict access,” turn on SafeSearch.
  5. Tap Save.

Turn off site blocking

  1. Open the Google Home app Google Home app.
  2. Tap Wi-Fi  and then Family Wi-Fi.
  3. Below the name of the group that you would like to block, tap Edit .
  4. Under “Restrict access,” turn off SafeSearch.
  5. Tap Save.

What is Google SafeSearch?

Google Nest Wifi’s and Google Wifi’s site blocking use Google’s SafeSearch technology to help block millions of sexually explicit websites. The internet is massive and no filter is perfect, but SafeSearch helps avoid most adult websites.

SafeSearch doesn’t currently block sites containing violent or illegal content.

Note: Google Nest’s and Google Wifi’s automatic blocking prevent these SafeSearch sites from being reached, but they don't block the sites from showing on Google Search results.

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