Apple iPhone 8

Apple iPhone 8

iOS 12.0

Use Screen Time on your Apple iPhone 8 iOS 12.0

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Using Screen Time you can get an overview of how much you use your phone and set time limits on the use of selected apps. To use the function, you need to turn on Screen Time.

Step 1 of 12

Find "Screen Time"

Press Settings.

Step 2 of 12

Find "Screen Time"

Press Screen Time.

Step 3 of 12

See Screen Time usage

Press the time below "Screen Time" to see your daily use.

Step 4 of 12

See Screen Time usage

Press Last 7 Days to see your use for the past week.

Step 5 of 12

See Screen Time usage

Press Screen Time.

Step 6 of 12

Turn total Screen Time on or off

Press the indicator next to "Share Across Devices" and follow the instructions on the screen to turn total Screen Time across all of your devices on or off.

If you turn on the function, you can see Screen Time for all of your devices.
Step 7 of 12

Select family Screen Time settings

Press Set Up Screen Time for Family and follow the instructions on the screen to select family Screen Time settings.

When using family Screen Time, you can follow your children's Screen Time use and limit the use of certain apps.
Step 8 of 12

Add extra Screen Time

Press Ignore Limit.

You will be notified if you've used all your assigned Screen Time. You can then choose to assign more Screen Time.
Step 9 of 12

Add extra Screen Time

Press the required setting.

You will be notified if you've used all your assigned Screen Time. You can then choose to assign more Screen Time.
Step 10 of 12

Turn off Screen Time

Press Turn Off Screen Time.

Step 11 of 12

Turn off Screen Time

Press Turn Off Screen Time.

Step 12 of 12

Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Screen Time"

Press Settings.
Press Screen Time.

2. See Screen Time usage

Press the time below "Screen Time" to see your daily use.
Press Last 7 Days to see your use for the past week.
Press Screen Time.

3. Turn total Screen Time on or off

Press the indicator next to "Share Across Devices" and follow the instructions on the screen to turn total Screen Time across all of your devices on or off.
If you turn on the function, you can see Screen Time for all of your devices.

4. Select family Screen Time settings

Press Set Up Screen Time for Family and follow the instructions on the screen to select family Screen Time settings.
When using family Screen Time, you can follow your children's Screen Time use and limit the use of certain apps.

5. Add extra Screen Time

Press Ignore Limit.
You will be notified if you've used all your assigned Screen Time. You can then choose to assign more Screen Time.
Press the required setting.
You will be notified if you've used all your assigned Screen Time. You can then choose to assign more Screen Time.

6. Turn off Screen Time

Press Turn Off Screen Time.
Press Turn Off Screen Time.

7. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.