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Questions tagged [screen-time]

A feature introduced in iOS 12 that allows the monitoring and management of how much time is spent using applications.

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Account restrictions via “Screen Time” don’t disappear even after disabled?

Anybody has seen a situation where “account restrictions” don’t disappear even when removed in “Screen time” I’m trying to access the apps purchased by my “parent account” in a Family. For a while ...
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Is there a way to download Screen Time data from iPhone or other Apple iOS devices?

I am a data analyst and would like to look at the underlying data that is the basis for the relatively simple screen time reports. I want to be able to look at my phone usage data in more detail and ...
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Can a child's device be controlled by multiple family members?

Surprisingly, not all children live solely with one guardian. Is there any way that a child's device can be controlled by more than one adult? The situation: My ex-wife and I have 50/50 custody of ...
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iPhone Screen Time showing incorrect pickups

My child’s iPhone is showing they have pickups between 2-3 am when the phone is in my room and they are unable to get it. We just updated the phone to this feature yesterday so does that mean it is a ...
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How to set alarm clock when screen-time is active?

Often I don't go to bed until 'screen-time' is active. I'd like to check/set my alarm, but screen-time doesn't let me use the alarm/clock app. I couldn't find the "Clock" app in the "Always ...
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'Screen Time' fails to report children's usage correctly due to an extra, non-existence device

The Screen Time function is supposed to be able to report children's usage to their guardians. However it fails to report a correct figure for my situation. Here is the main screen time for my kid '...
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What are “Pickups” in the Screen Time report?

In Screen Time introduces in iOS 12, part of the report is a graph for “Pickups”. What are these?
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Select family account that is used for screen time

I have one iPad that is used by several members of the family, and I also have separate family accounts for my children. I have different screen time settings for my own account and my children's ...
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Why are some family members missing in Screen Time setup?

I have had Family Sharing set up since it was introduced. Now that iOS 12 offers Screen Time I want to configure it for my family members, but only one of the three people in my family, not including ...