How to install Qustodio for iPhone and iPad

Overview

This article explains how to install Qustodio on an iOS device (iPod, iPhone or iPad). You can then control your child's use of the device through the Family Portal.

Important

  • Qustodio is only compatible with iOS 7 or higher.
  • Qustodio for iOS is a bit different than Qustodio for Android, Mac & Windows. Some of the features available on Android, Mac or Windows are not yet available for iOS. Please read these FAQs to learn more about supported features and known issues with Qustodio for iOS.

Before you start

  • Make sure to remove any restrictions on the device. For this, go on the iOS device to Settings > General > Restrictions and select "Disable Restrictions".
  • Make sure to uninstall any previous version of Qustodio from your device. For this, please find instructions in our Help Center .
 

How to install Qustodio for iOS

 

1. Open Safari on the iOS device you want to monitor.

2. Visit the following address: https://www.qustodio.com/ios

3. Install the Qustodio app.

​4. Open Qustodio, and choose between the following:



I am new to Qustodio

5. Create a new account by entering your email address and your password.

6. Enter a name, birth year and gender for the child you want to protect. Tap Next.



7. Choose an avatar for that child.



​8. Choose the device name and tap Next.



9. Tap Install iOS Profile.



10. Tap Install on the top left corner.



11. Enter the device’s passcode.



12. Read the screen shown carefully and tap Install on the top left corner.



13. Tap Trust and then tap Done.



14. Swipe to go to the next screen and read all screens carefully until you reach the final one. Tap Close Tour.

15. That's all! The following screen is shown, and you can now go back to the home screen of your device.

 



I have an account

5. Open the Qustodio app, and choose the option I have an account.

6. Login to your account by entering your email address and password.



7. Choose the child you want to monitor. Tap Next.



​8. Choose the device name and tap Next.



9. Tap Install iOS Profile.



10. Tap Install on the top left corner.



11. Enter the device’s passcode.



12. Read the screen shown carefully and tap Install on the top left corner.



13. Tap Trust and then tap Done.



14. Swipe to go to the next screen and read all screens carefully until you reach the final one. Tap Close Tour.

15. That's all! The following screen is shown, and you can now go back to the home screen of your device.