Remote Control User Guide

Kids Place Remote Control is a plugin app for Kids Place and need to be installed on same device as Kids Place. This allows Parents to than remotely manage Kids Place configuration and device from our cloud console at https://kidsplace.kiddoware.com

Once the app is installed on Child’s device, and an account is created, parents can remotely login to cloud console and perform following functions:

  1. Add/Remove apps to kids place
  2. Manage app categorization
  3. Change some of Kids Place app settings
  4. Manage Kids Place Advance Timer
  5.  Get access to app usages by kids from Reporting tab
  6. Track device location and create Geo Fences.

Client App User Guide

  1. Check Enable reporting for remote control app to track and display app usage activity on your cloud console.
  2. Check “Enable Location Tracking” to track location of device and display on your cloud console. This is required for Geo Fencing feature to work.
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Once Device Admin feature is enabled, you can enable critical functions like Locking the device (and other coming soon features like sound alarm; wipe device; change device PIN. etc). This feature require you to set up a new security PIN (different than Kids Place PIN). Anytime, you perform potentially critical action from your cloud console, you will be required to enter the security PIN that you will set up here. Its highly recommended to save that PIN in a secure place.

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Once Device Admin feature is enabled, you can enable critical functions like Locking the device (and other coming soon features like sound alarm; wipe device; change device PIN. etc). This feature require you to set up a new security PIN (different than Kids Place PIN). Anytime, you perform potentially critical action from your cloud console, you will be required to enter the security PIN that you will set up here. Its highly recommended to save that PIN in a secure place.

Tap on overflow icon from action bar to access menu. You can use “Update Server” option to manually push kids place data to server. This comes in handy for testing set up. Similarly, you can use “Update From Server” option to pull any updates you have done on server to device to test communication.

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Cloud Console User Guide

Upon Login, you are displayed your account view. Tap on the specific connected device to manage.

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In this section you can do following:

  1. Tap on “Request Config” button to request Kids Place Configuration data from device to update server (cloud console) for you to view latest data
  2. Tap on Save and Push to device button to make any changes from cloud console push to the device.
  3. Tap Approved Apps Tab add/remove apps from Kids Place.

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Tap on Reporting menu from top bar to view app usage data from device. Please note that you have to enable reporting option from app on the device for this to work.

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Tap on Location Tracking menu from top bar to track location of the device. Please note that you have to enable location tracking option from app on the device for this to work.

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