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bingefeller
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How do I block a single site with the Smart Hub?

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Hi guys, 

How do I block a single site using the Smart Hub 6?  I don't want to turn on parental controls, just block one particular site.  

 

Thanks!

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Re: How do I block a single site with the Smart Hub?

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As far as I am aware you will not be able to block only one site at a network level with the Smarthub. You would need to use parental controls or buy a VDSLModem/router that allows you to specify and blck web sites individually.

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Re: How do I block a single site with the Smart Hub?

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It can`t be done on any of the home hubs, but can be done on a third party £35 router. You can add multiple sites, and also restrict Internet access as well.

BT like to keep things simple on the home hub, so they can control it.

 

bingefeller
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Re: How do I block a single site with the Smart Hub?

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Thanks guys.  It's a bit disappointing that I can't restrict access to a particular site.  I'm very happy with the HH6 otherwise.  

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Re: How do I block a single site with the Smart Hub?

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BT network based Parental Controls will allow you to add a site that you want blocked, but it will affect all devices connected to your network.

See https://community.bt.com/t5/Home-setup-Wi-Fi-network/Is-it-possible-to-block-an-IP-address-from-my-n...

 

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bingefeller
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Re: How do I block a single site with the Smart Hub?

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Thanks, I will try this - it looks like it will work after all.  

 

Many thanks, Keith!

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