Parental Controls allow you to regulate what programs your children are able to watch on and TV Channel Apps, based on rating or channel restrictions.

Setting Parental Controls

Parental controls for most TV Channel Apps (such as HBOGO) can be managed on For the STARZ app, you'll need to set parental controls on
  1. Sign in to with a Head of Household or Admin username. Note: Standard users can view but not edit Parental Controls.
  2. Select the User account you'd like to edit.
  3. Scroll to the Parental Controls section.
  4. Select the check mark next to a TV or Movie rating that you'd like to grant or remove access to. Note: A blue check mark indicates permission is granted.
Parental Control Settings on
  1. Choose Yes to allow or No to block unrated content.
  2. Select Save.
Note: Parental control settings managed through apply only to TV Channel Apps and viewing Live and On Demand programming online. Parental controls can also be managed through your Spectrum receiver or on the Spectrum TV app.


If you're having trouble managing parental controls on a TV Channel App:

  • Reset your parental controls on, then sign back into the TV Channel app. For STARZ, go to to set parental controls.
  • For further assistance, contact us.