Setting up the Website Filter of Trend Micro Antivirus for Mac

  • Solution ID: 1061007
  • Last Updated: Sep. 18, 2017 1:47 AM (PST)
  • Applies to: Antivirus for Mac - 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018;
  • Configuring the Website Filter of Trend Micro Antivirus for Mac
Learn how to set up the Website Filter feature of your Trend Micro Antivirus for Mac. This feature allows you to filter website categories based on different age groups.

To set up the Website Filter and to check the Website Filter strength, follow the steps below:
  1. Open the main console of your Trend Micro Antivirus for Mac.
    Open the main console
  2. Click the Web tab then click Website Filter.
    Click Web then Website Filter
  3. Click the lock icon on the lower left of the main console.
    A window asking for your password will appear.
  4. Type your Mac password, then click OK.
    Type your password
  5. Check the Filter websites based on the selections below:
    Select Filter Strength
  6. Choose the Filter Strength.
    • High (Child) - For ages 3-7 years old
    • Medium (Teenager) - For ages 8-12 years old
    • Low (Mature Teenager) - For ages 13-17 years old
    • Minimal (Adult) - Will allow you to choose all the categories

    Note: Selecting Custom from the dropdown list allows you to pick and choose all of the categories that you would like to block.