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Topic # 189525 3-Jan-2016 09:52
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Im trying to access parent control on my HG630b modem. As need to setup so I can watch US Netflix on my Chromecast.  
From what I read I have to block Google DNS in the parent control. 

But reading he modem manual it  says I have to access 1. Internet, 2. Parent control from web management. 
But only menus I have are Status, Basic and Maintenance. Cant find parent control in any of them. 

Any ideas where  to find correct menu.

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  Reply # 1460571 3-Jan-2016 12:28
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are you logged in as admin?

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  Reply # 1460595 3-Jan-2016 13:25
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You should log into the HG630b on any browser with 192.168.1.254 (default) Login = admin, password = admin

In there you will find an "Advanced" tab on the left
Under that you will also see Filtering, note there is no Parental Control per se, though I have seen it somewhere previously myself perhaps in an earlier firmware version of the HG630b

I think you need the Filtering Option though you may want to check out Netflix again to ensure there is no other option



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  Reply # 1461495 5-Jan-2016 11:43
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All sorted, found ano old post here which fixed it without parent control settings

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