Anti-Porn parental controls

Anti-Porn parental controls

Download Editors' Rating:
3.5
Very good
Average User Rating:
3.6
out of 54 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    21.3.9.15
  • Total Downloads:
    482,479
  • Date Added:
    September 15, 2014
  • File Size:
    5.43MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    4,168
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/8

Editors' Review

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One of parents' biggest Internet worries is "adult content," i.e. pornography. Anti-Porn from tuEagles is an easy-to-use program that helps parents take control of what their kids are exposed to online. Its filters block suspicious sites. If the parents or guardians (or whoever holds the password) approves of the site, they can allow access. Parents and adults can restore unfiltered access quickly without shutting down Anti-Porn by toggling to Parent mode. Anti-Porn takes screenshots and logs online activity when it's running, so parents can see just where their kids are hanging out online. It can even restrict the time they can spend on the computer. Anti-Porn is free to try for seven days.

When you install Anti-Porn, you're prompted to create and confirm a password. Don't lose it: you need it not only to toggle Anti-Porn on and off but also to uninstall it. The program's circular interface is dominated by a cartoon eagle mascot. He's dressed like a kid, but he delivers an adult wink when you switch to the program's Parent mode, which is also known as Adult mode. The eagle eye icon in the system tray seems more appropriate. Setting up Anti-Porn includes custom settings for Chat and Game restrictions, Sensitivity, Language, and BlackList and Whitelist entries. A slider lets you set the filter strength; the default setting is high but not the maximum. Anti-Porn has an excellent Help file with many screenshots to help you get it right.

We were mostly interested in how effective it is at filtering out adult content. In a word, moderately: it blocked common search terms with a holding page, but we were able to view questionable material accessed in specific searches, including Google images. But you can quickly enter keywords that let you limit access to other sites you don't want your kids to see. Your home isn't a democracy, and your children don't have a say in the matter of your responsibility to them. Defining pornography may be difficult, but you probably know it when you see it. Anti-Porn helps you keep your kids from seeing it, too.

Editors' note: This is a review of the trial version of Anti-Porn 18.1.9.17.

 
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User Reviews
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5 stars

"Easy to use and effective."

March 17, 2014  |  By liehu

 |  Version: Anti-Porn 20.3.1.7

Pros

A very good software.

Cons

Should give more help document.

Summary

Easy to use and effective.

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1 stars

"Crashed my computer and left spam software"

February 08, 2014  |  By barlym

 |  Version: Anti-Porn 20.3.1.7

Pros

Blocks porn sites except YouTube R videos.

Cons

Free trial left spam software and also left the blue screen of death as a reward.

Summary

Install at your own risk and ensure that your Anti-Virus software is up-to-date.

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4 stars

"Easy, but can not limit games and sites by time..."

December 05, 2013  |  By ABerg00

 |  Version: Anti-Porn 20.2.11.2

Pros

Easy, fast, big trial period

Cons

It can not limit games or internet by time...
So it is not classic parental control
like Time Boss or PcTimeWatch...
I'd recommend others progs -
they can to reduce time of use for certain sites too.

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4 stars

"Good Filter With Some Work Required"

June 02, 2013  |  By ApesR4Kids

 |  Version: Anti-Porn 19.0.5.16

Pros

Very customizable. Clean interface, easy to setup and use. Great default settings. Seems to do a good job in filtering out most pornographic websites. Love the white list/black list feature, along with keyword blocking. Compatible with all popular browsers. The biggest plus? This filter doesn't slow down your computer or internet speed.

Cons

Like all filters it has a tendency to block legitimate websites. But, adding them to the white list fixes this problem. the biggest downside? Does not seem to filter image searches on Google, Yahoo, and other search engines.

Summary

With an image search blocking feature or image safe search lock feature this filter would be a 5-star filter. Nevertheless, with a little customization and tweaking this filter is proving to be very effective. This one's worth keeping and highly recommended.

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5 stars

"A living software!"

December 06, 2012  |  By Jony1976

 |  Version: Anti-Porn 18.4.11.26

Pros

I have followed it for a long time.This software is living.I found that it was updated in time.I has been updated for four times this month.The newest version supports Windows 8 very well.So timely,so responsible.Good Job!

Cons

I have not find it's cons.

Summary

Good job!

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5 stars

"Could use some improvements, but best one I've found."

September 16, 2012  |  By sleigh-bells

 |  Version: Anti-Porn 18.0.7.15

Pros

Blocked everything inappropriate I tested.
Very simple to use.

Cons

Having to choose between no warning at all or my child being exposed to some very explicit language on the blocked page explaining why it was blocked.

Summary

I tried several other parental control types of software and for me I liked this one the best. I agree with foxyleonard's review I wish it said "Blocked Inappropriate Content" or something like that, but if you go to "Other Options" then "Hiding" and select "Hide Warning Messages" it will not show their message page with the vulgar language.

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5 stars

"Powerful filter"

June 17, 2012  |  By denyjun

 |  Version: Anti-Porn 17.8.5.25

Pros

Powerful filter
- Nice Looking
- Very Light (No CPU overload at all)
- Prevents most of porn sites.
- Recording activities very well.

Cons

Good,wonderful!

Summary

Smart

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5 stars

"Easy to use and effective"

June 13, 2012  |  By gaotao2002

 |  Version: Anti-Porn 17.8.5.25

Pros

Really simple intuitive interface.

Cons

Nothing.It's ture.

Summary

Wonderful really.

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5 stars

"Very Good,helpful"

June 13, 2012  |  By Lin_yang

 |  Version: Anti-Porn 17.8.5.25

Pros

The version is the best one.
It works at win 7 as well as any others.
The hidden function is the best one I like.
It is very Good at all.

Cons

No image filter.

Summary

It is helpful and easy to use.

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1 stars

"Did not appreciate the language"

May 08, 2012  |  By foxyleonard

 |  Version: Anti-Porn 17.6.3.6

Pros

Blocked the content when I tried to search it and ensure that it would block even the most innocent of searches that could go awry.

Cons

Popped up a message stating that this website was blocked because it contained the words orgasm, ***, *******, stripper, f***(spelled out) and so on. Just what my 10 year old needs to learn when he decides to look up boobs - a whole new vocabulary to search on someone else's unblocked computer. Why can't it just say "Blocked inappropriate content"?

Summary

Would not purchase software that uses too descriptive of words to say why a child can't go to a website. Glad it came with a free trial period. I uninstalled it and am trying other software options.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 21.3.9.15
Bug fixed: password loophole.
General
Publisher tuEagles
Publisher web site http://www.tueagles.com/anti-porn/
Release Date September 15, 2014
Date Added September 15, 2014
Version 21.3.9.15
Category
Category Security Software
Subcategory Parental Control
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2000, Windows 2003, Windows, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista
Additional Requirements 16 MB RAM and 50000KB of free hard disk space.
Download Information
File Size 5.43MB
File Name antiporn213.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 482,479
Downloads Last Week 4,168
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 7-day trial
Price $29.97

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