HomeGuard Activity Monitor provides comprehensive online and offline monitoring with emphasis on family/child safety through extensive parental control and computer monitoring features. HomeGuard Parental Controls and monitoring features are very low maintenance once installed they will require no intervention from you and no configuration is needed for most settings, HomeGuard will silently monitor and record everything blocking any content or activity you deem harmful or inappropriate and optionally send you Email notifications when such content/activity is blocked. It also has advanced record viewing features enabling you to quickly pinpoint an activity or focus on certain period of time or a certain user.
Web search monitoring and blocking.
Block and monitor websites access using blacklists: blocks websites on a defined blocking list and allow access to all other websites not on the list, and whitelists: allow access only to websites on a defined allow list and block all other websites, effectively block porn and inappropriate content in websites, chat/instant messages and Email. And in addition to website filtering by name, filter content by type, e.g.: block all online video types or exe downloads. Blocking video in websites may be useful for blocking inappropriate content in normally non-porn sites like youtube, vimeo...etc and also in work environments for saving bandwidth on your network. HomeGuard also offers a network monitoring feature for tracking applications usage of the Internet, capturing network traffic details for each program.
Built in keylogger records every keystroke typed on the computer. And activity based screenshots capture tool for taking screenshots based on user actions, e.g.: when a website is visited, program started...etc Plus helps stop gaming addiction/excessive gaming by restricting program and Internet access to certain times of day or days of week. In addition to file monitor, printer monitor and USB devices (thumb drives, external hard disks..) monitor and blocker.
HomeGuard internet filtering cannot be bypassed by using proxy servers all network traffic will be captured and filtered for blocked websites, pornographic or inappropriate content or other blocked content defined by you. Also Internet and program usage time restrictions cannot be manipulated by changing system time, HomeGuard blocks system time changing for all users by default.