Home »  Other »  Network & internet

How Do I Filter Adult Content in Google® Search Results

January 30, 2013  |  Difficulty: Easy

apply a strict filter to Google® search results

There is so much adult content on the Internet today that even innocent online searches may result in text results with links to these sites. This can be especially alarming if children have free access to a computer. The search engine, Google®, does provide a way for adult content and other types of offensive material to be filtered from its search results. Read the instructions below to learn how to apply a strict filter to Google® search results and keep potentially offensive content from you or your children.

Setting a filter on Google® for search results:

  1. Launch your Internet browser and go to the Google® page.
  2. In the search box, type in any keyword and press enter.
  3. Go to the “options” icon that appears on the right side of the screen and click on it.
  4. Click the first item in the menu entitled “Search Settings”.
  5. In the “Safe Search Filters”, drag the slider to the right toward the “Strict” position.
  6. If you want, you can lock the settings to your account. Just click on the “Lock Safe Search” and sign in with your account. Click on the “Lock Safe Search” button.
  7. Your Google® search results will now be filtered.

Most Popular Articles:

What Is the Best Backup Software for Me

Internet Security Solutions Detect Legitimate Soft

How Do I Block Internet Intruders from Spying

How Do I Choose a Data Backup Software

How Do I Install a FREE Spyware and Adware Blocker

Related Articles:

set up Google Alerts™

How Do I Use Google Alerts™

How to go through the form to successfully create your own Google® account

How Do I Create a Google® Account

how to connect to Google Plus social network by simply using your Google® account.

How Do I Create My Own Google® Plus Account

how to search on Google® effectively.

How Do I Search Google® on a Higher Level

how to to easily install the Google Chrome™ browser to your computer.

How Do I Install the Google Chrome℠ Browser

×
Help Us Spread the Word!

Love us on Facebook to stay updated.

Stay aware and get our best content on health, celebrity, travel, living, career and the technologies that will change the world.