How to block newly installed apps

How to block newly installed apps

Do you find yourself downloading new applications to circumvent your blocking? This may be the solution: 

  • Create a Profile or QuickBlock as usual. 
  • In the step where you select the applications and website you want to block, select Add newly installed apps.
  • Read the information in the popup and press ADD
  • Save.

Note: It can take a short time until AppBlock gets notified that a new application has been installed.

For video instructions, check out our youtube channel: 
AppBlock - Block newly installed apps.
Note: The videos may show an earlier version of the app.


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