Trying to set up parental control's on the router and after finding the part of the modem where i need to add the controls its asking me for device name and mac address.
Where do i find this info?
Do i need it for there Ipads and laptop?
We'd love to help.
I'd like to know what modem/router you're using to setup a Parental Control?
Device name and Mac Addresses can usually be found on the actual device that you're trying to control.
Usually, these information can be found on Device Status ( depends on device/s that you have )
Ex, Android (Version 6.0.1 - Marshmallow)
Go to Settings > About Device > Status > ( Wi-Fi Mac address )
We have 2 ways of setting up the Parental Control ( depends on your modem/router feature )
1. MAC address filtering allows you to define a list of devices and only allow those devices on your Wi-Fi network.
2. URL filtering allows you to control access to Internet websites by permitting or denying access to specific websites based on information contained in an URL list. You can maintain a local URL list on the router, and you can use URL lists stored on Websense or Secure Computing URL filter list servers.
Hope this help.