Block App From Accessing Website Mac

  1. How To Block Websites Mac
  2. Block Websites On Mac Chrome
  • 4 Are you ready to block those websites on Mac?

How to block websites using Parental Controls

  1. Open your System Preferences from either the button in your Dock or by clicking Apple icon > System Preferences from the menu bar.
  2. Select Parental Controls.
  3. Click the lock button on the bottom left, enter your Mac user password, and click Unlock.
  4. If you have not turned on controls for a particular user, select them from the left and then click Enable Parental Controls. For additional help with the other Parental Control settings, check out our helpful guide.
  5. On the next screen, click the Web tab at the top.
  6. You’ll see that you have three options. The middle option is the one that allows you to block specific websites by URL. So, mark the radio button for Try to limit access to adult websites.
  7. Click the Customize.
  8. Below the section titled Never allow these websites, click the plus button and enter the URL for the site you want to block. Continue this process to add more sites to the list.
  9. When you finish, click OK.

How to block websites using Terminal

  1. Open Terminal with Applications > Utilities from your Dock or with Finder open click Go > Utilities from the menu bar and choose Terminal.
  2. Copy and paste or type the command below and then hit Return.
  3. Enter your Mac user password and hit Return.
  4. Go to the bottom using your arrow key and type: followed by a space and then the website you want to block. Hit Return. List each site on a separate line. (See screenshot below.)
  5. Press Control + O (capital letter O) and hit Return to save.
  6. Press Control + X to close nano.
  7. Close the Terminal window.

How to block websites using 1Focus

  1. Open 1Focus and click the Websites tab.
  2. Under Blocked Websites at the top, click the plus button to add one. You can also add Exceptions on the bottom right if you like.

How To Block Websites Mac

  1. Click the Schedule tab at the top.
  2. Click the plus button to add a time block in hours and minutes. You can also start a time block immediately by filling in the hours and minutes under Quick Start and then clicking the Schedule Blocking button.

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