How to Monitor Parental Controls from Your Apple Watch

If you think having the Monitor app on your iPhone is convenient, you will love this! The Monitor app is now on the Apple Watch as well. Here is how you get setup:

1. Install and the setup the Monitor app on your iPhone.

Monitor app installed on iPhone

2. Open the Apple Watch companion app on your iPhone. Scroll down and find 'Monitor' in the list and select it. 

Show Monitor in Watch companion app

3. Enable 'Show App on Apple Watch'.

Show on Watch

4. Once installed, you will start receiving notifications on the Watch. Open a notification to review it, and if it is an override request, use the buttons to accept or reject it.

Monitor Notification on Watch

5. You may also open the app on the Watch to see a list of profiles in your account with pending requests.

Mobicip Monitor on Apple Watch

6. Select a profile to review the list, and select a request.

Monitor on Watch - Requests list

7. With the request open, press the Watch to bring up the Accept / Reject buttons.

Monitor Watch App Request    Allow or reject request buttons

We hope you enjoy using the Monitor on the Apple Watch as much as we enjoyed creating it. It is yet another milestone in our mission to connect families as they learn to use the Internet safely.


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