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tryingmybest









  


Post  Wed, Jul 20 2011, 5:33 am
So I know this is an old thread but I'm having problems with K9 web protection. Every time I open the internet it says "not responding" on one computer and the other works for a short time before I need to restart it because it says "not responding". The one that doesn't work at all I tried uninstalling it but for some odd reason my password isn't working and they can't send an email with it because there isn't internet access! Nothing helps-I tried restarting a dozen times and it still doesn't work. Any advice?
Also, for anyone with teenagers who are tech-savvy-its one of the easiest filters to bypass.
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israelmom









  


Post  Wed, Jul 20 2011, 7:03 am
How do you bypass it? I recently put it on specifically so my computer-savvy teen wouldn't bypass it?
How do you know it is easy to do?

Sorry, no answer for your issues with it.
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Shuly









  


Post  Tue, Dec 20 2011, 7:17 am
I'm also looking for K9 help. Even though I made custom settings, it does not allow me to access any websites. I have to put in my password and temporarily disable K9 every time I want to use the internet.
Any advice?
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Hashem_Yaazor









  


Post  Tue, Dec 20 2011, 9:35 am
Does it tell you why you can't access it? If it's the time or type of site?
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Shuly









  


Post  Fri, Dec 23 2011, 4:36 am
It says K9 can't connect with the internet to view the site, so it won't give me access. I wonder if K9 just doesn't work in Israel. I have to disable it every time I need to go on-line.
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yo'ma









  


Post  Thu, Jan 05 2012, 10:36 am
How do you allow access to a site, but not all? For example, I allow access to youtube, but not all of it.
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Yael









  


Post  Thu, Jan 05 2012, 12:12 pm
Quote:
How do you allow access to a site, but not all? For example, I allow access to youtube, but not all of it.
I dont think you can allow parts of youtube and not other parts.
is that what you are asking?

unless you have a site where you can disallow www.xyz.com/thissection
and the rest of the site is not blocked.

that doesnt work with youtube though.
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September June









  


Post  Thu, Jan 05 2012, 7:36 pm
K9 turns on safety mode for You tube which filters out inappropriate content (not everything though).
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yo'ma









  


Post  Thu, Jan 05 2012, 8:06 pm
Thank you both!
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BrachaVHatzlocha









  


Post  Thu, Jan 05 2012, 8:10 pm
been using K9 for years, thanks to Yael posting it on here Smile THANKS!!

Btw, does anyone else get frozen, or have a really long time opening, if you want to "view recent history?"
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OutATowner









  


Post  Wed, Feb 08 2012, 4:53 pm
I finally downloaded K9, but it didn't do anything. I clicked all the default settings plus web advertisements in custom, plus news/media so I don't have to see garbage pictures on yahoo. I restarted my computer, it said my settings were changed, but nothing happened. Everything is still there.
How anticlimactic.
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saraho









  


Post  Mon, Sep 10 2012, 4:43 pm
is there a way I can set up K9 that I wont have access to the password, and I shouldnt be able to reset the password myslef?
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seeker









  


Post  Thu, May 09 2013, 11:07 pm
saraho wrote:
is there a way I can set up K9 that I wont have access to the password, and I shouldnt be able to reset the password myslef?

I'm setting it up now and I don't know if this would work for everyone, but I'm going to have my husband and I each type in half a password. That way if anyone wants anything changed, we would need to both allow it. I hope it doesn't get too cumbersome if it over-blocks but I figure if the filter is to be effective at all it's better to over-block than under. Of course I would still be able to reset the password myself but then he'd obviously know, so it would be awkward and un-tempting.
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Anonymous167









  


Post  Sat, Aug 03 2013, 7:58 pm
Thanks for sharing Smile
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