How to block porn websites for free

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How to block porn websites for free
With an Internet filter, you can keep your computer free of porn. (http, www, icon, web, website image by creative from Fotolia.com)

Whether you want create a safe Internet browsing experience for younger computer users or you simply need to keep another user from accessing adult sites, an Internet filter is the best way to prevent pornography from being viewed on your computer. With an Internet filter installed on your computer, you can blacklist pornographic website so that they cannot be viewed on your computer. And you don't need to spend any cash to block porn on your computer--some of the best Internet filters are free.

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Instructions

  1. 1

    Download and install a free copy of K9 Web Protection to block pornographic websites on your computer--the program is free for non-commercial use. K9 Web Protection's lets you block porn and other undesired Web content by using category based filters, such as "intimate apparel/swimsuit," "nudity," and "extreme" content. The utility even allows you to block "proxy avoidance" websites, which are designed to bypass filtration. And for newly added websites, which may not be rated or categorised yet, K9 Web Protection automatically determines if the site is acceptable, and blocks or allows the site based on your selected filters.

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    Download a free copy of the Parental Control Bar to block porn sites on your computer. The Parental Control Bar features a "Child Mode," which blocks adult sites, and a "Parent Mode," which allows mature users to browse the Web without restrictions. You can also add websites to the Child Mode's list of block sites, whether the site in question features pornography or not (e.g. you could use "Child Mode's" block feature to keep underage users off social networking sites). Parental Control Bar is only effective for computers with a single user account.

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    Install Parental Filter 3 to block porn sites your computer for free. Unlike many website filtration utilities, Parental Filter 3 blacklists the IP (Internet Protocol) address, rather than blocking domain names and URLs. And because IP addresses are blocked, all sub sites and offshoots of the blocked websites are filtered out.

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