How to block Adult and Phishing websites .
If you have internet connection in your house where lot of children are also using the internet, then it is very much essential to block adult websites which have adult content. Also it is very much necessary to block phishing websites to safeguard your Windows 7 computer. Many softwares are available to do this job of blocking adult websites. But it requires a lot of configuration to block an adult website. OpenDNS has made a software called FamilyShield which is one of the softwares to block adult content and also phishing websites. FamilyShield is the most popular free adult website blocking software which does not require any configuration like any other adult website blocking softwares.
The FamilyShield software from OpenDNS works from the router so that each and every computer, mobile phone or anything that connects to internet will not be allowed to access adult and phishing websites. FamilyShield can also be installed in a single computer.
It is very simple to configure a router with FamilyShield software so that adult content can be blocked. It is similar to changing DNS settings. Here I am explaining how to set up FamilyShield in your Windows 7 computer. Please follow the instructions given below:
That is all. This is how you set up FamilyShield in your computer.
I am hoping that I can depend on Family Shield to keep these adults sites from my young boys.