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TV Parental Controls

One of cable’s key features has long been control. Cable not only offers a wide array of programming choices, it also gives parents a number of options in order to control the flow of programming into their homes.

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TV Ratings

In 1996, the television industry created the TV Parental Guidelines – a voluntary rating system designed to give parents information about the content of television programs. This system provides parents with information about the content and age-appropriateness of television programs.

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Family-Friendly Programming

Cable television provides a wide choice of programs, offering something for everyone in your family. However, not all programs are suitable for every audience.

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Parental Controls in Set-Top Boxes

In addition to delivering hundreds of channels, digital cable lets you manage those channels with sophisticated parental control capabilities.

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TV Resources

A number of helpful resources and content related to parental controls.