Learn how to set up and manage parental controls on the Shaw FreeRange TV app. The Shaw FreeRange TV app includes the ability to set parental controls which allow you to limit the types of content available for streaming and download through the app. If you have the FreeRange TV app installed on multiple devices, please be aware that parental controls must be set up individually on each device as they are not account based, and are separate from the parental controls you can set up through your Digital Box.
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For iOS devices (Requires iOS 9.0 or later): Shaw Free Range TV app
For Android devices (Requires Android 4.1 and up): Shaw Free Range TV app from Google Play
Follow these steps to access the Parental Controls setting on the Shaw FreeRange TV app:
You will need to set up a PIN to set up and manage Parental Controls.
To set up parental controls in the FreeRange TV app, you will first need to create a PIN.
This PIN will be required to access parental control options in the future, so please ensure that you remember it for future reference. Once a PIN has been set you can set your parental control preferences which include enabling safe browse, setting movie and TV ratings and locking networks and titles.
Here are the Lock features that you can set through Parental Controls.
Networks & Channels
Reset Parental Controls Restrictions
Reset any ratings, channels, and more. The Parental Controls PIN will not be reset.