Compare family safety tools from Microsoft
Microsoft has several tools to help you and your family have safe, secure online experiences.
To compare some of these tools, consult the chart below. For more information about these products, click the column headings to visit their respective websites:
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1Free download for Windows XP SP2.
2Windows 7 works together with Windows Live Family Safety to deliver this feature.
3Requires Windows 7 or Windows Vista.
4Creating a Zune Marketplace account on Windows Phone (needed to buy apps) gives you the credentials to set up family settings from the Zune service.
5Blocks downloads of paid—not free—applications.