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Fire Tablets For Dummies by Nancy Muir

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Chapter 5

Fire Tablets and Your Family

In This Chapter

arrow Discovering features of the Fire HD Kids Edition

arrow Exploring FreeTime Unlimited

arrow Creating profiles

arrow Using Family Library

arrow Setting up Parental Controls

Your Fire tablet offers several features that make using it with other family members easy. There’s the Fire HD Kids Edition, a new kid-friendly tablet with a free year of FreeTime Unlimited. FreeTime Unlimited (which you can subscribe to from any Fire tablet) offers age-appropriate content and controls.

In addition, you can now create Profiles for each member of your family; with profiles, even if you all share one Fire tablet, it’s as if you each had your own version with its own settings. Family Library is a new feature that links accounts so people accessing the library can view all content purchased on that account.

Finally, in this chapter I also cover Parental Controls, built into every Fire tablet; these controls let you manage what kinds of apps and content each of your kids ...

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