Get Started

Getting Started with Circle Home Plus

We put together this Quick Start Guide just for you. It’ll make set up simple and quick (like it should be), so that you can get to the important stuff, like managing online time and content for your family.


Download the Circle App Now

Or search your app store for "Circle Parental Controls" to install
iOS version 12 or greater
Android version 6.0 (Marshmellow) and newer

More on requirements here.


Create your Circle Account

To start, you'll need to create your account. This account saves your profile settings, data, and preferences in our system. Check out the video below, or read this article to learn more about how to set up your Circle account.


Set up Circle Home Plus

Circle Home Plus pairs with your home Wi-Fi network and manages online activity for any connected device on your home network. Watch our videos for easy Circle Home Plus set up.

For the best network performance, pair Circle Home Plus over Ethernet and add Wi-Fi as a backup.


Set up Family Profiles

The last step is to set up your family members’ profiles and customize settings. To manage your family’s internet access on mobile devices across Wi-Fi and data, install the Circle app on your kids’ mobile devices as well. This video shows you how to set up family profiles and devices.

Check out these additional videos to learn more about using Circle Features.

Looking for more resources?

The Circle Support site is full of helpful tips and troubleshooting advice.

Setting up the Circle parent app

Setting up Circle on a kid's device

Circle Features

Troubleshooting Common Issues

FAQ

Circle Parental Controls and Circle Home Plus user manual

If you still have questions, please reach out. We’ve got your back.

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