How do I schedule internet access time?

    The default CyberShield settings allow filtered internet access 24/7

    Immediately block internet access

    • Go to the management portal http://portal.cyber-shield.co.uk/admin
    • Select Policy form the main menu and then Edit next to the policy you want to block
    • Put a tick in the box next to ‘Block All’ and click submit


    Basic schedule to block internet access between specified hours

    • Go to the management portal http://portal.cyber-shield.co.uk/admin
    • Select Policy and then click Edit next to the policy you want to set a schedule
    • Locate ‘Block-time’ and select the block time hours from the drop down boxes
    • Click Submit

     

    Advanced scheduling

    • Go to the management portal http://portal.cyber-shield.co.uk/admin
    • From the main menu select Policy > Free time
    • Configure days and times to allow filtered internet access (Free time)
    • Submit changes
    • Select Policy from the main menu
    • In the ‘Name’ field enter ‘Block_Internet’ (or any name you want) and click Submit
    • In the Description field enter a description e.g. 'Block internet access' (this field is optional)
    • Click Submit
      Click Edit next to the ‘Block_Internet’ policy
    • Put a tick in the box next to ‘Enable Filter’ and ‘Block All’ and click Submit
    • Select User from the main menu
    • Click Edit next to the user you want to apply the 'Block_Internet' policy
    • Using the dropdown box next to Work-time Policy select ‘Block_Internet’ and Submit

      Internet access will be blocked on the days and time that have not been selected as Free Time

    Note: There may be a delay of several minutes before internet access if fully blocked

    Richard (Support Guru)

    If you have any technical questions about CyberShield please feel free to contact me