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Block pornography directly on network router

The easiest Way to filter out porn (or other content) via the network router is to use a namesever (DNS) with a blacklist. A free solution is for this openddns family shield. How to Setup opendns with ...
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Ad-blocker for my home network

I found that Pi-Hole suits my needs. It's gratis It's open source it supports all hardware and platforms, because it blocks ads on DNS level. simple and easy to use: the clients do not need to ...
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Block pornography directly on network router

opendns is free and reliable. Adding in family shield blocks everything you are intending to block. However, I want to share some other options out there to block the content at the router. Norton ...
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Free website blocker for Android tablet

You can install applications like SafeBrowser (Does not require root), however, this goes at the question as though you're going to abide by using this as your browser (you could enforce some ...
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Block self from reopening timewasting sites for X minutes after they were closed

TimeoutBlock Userscript Currently hosted in this Github Gist Once https://userscripts.org/ comes back online, it may move there. I made, and released this product just for you. Install It is a ...
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Equivalent of Leechblock for Android

There is NoRoot Firewall that can block outgoing connections not just for a browser but for all programs. It can block connections either by hostname or by IP. Ability to block a particular port or ...
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Extension to block websites from appearing in search engines?

If you're talking about hiding them when you do a search yourself, you could use the Greasemonkey / Tampermonkey extension to have a script delete them from the results when you do a search. If you'...
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Free software to block specific websites only for a specific Android device

If you really want go down the rabbit hole, a professional proxy service with deep packet inspection is inevitable. If it's more like for parental control for a younger kid, Pihole is your friend. You ...
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I need a software like intra but for PC to bypass my country's (Indonesia) firewall

My understanding is that Intra uses DNS over HTTPS to encrypt your data. If it's possible for you to upgrade to Windows 11, then you can have the feature natively in the settings. Here is a guide on ...
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Firewall for macOS, alternative to Little Snitch

Three popular one Hands Off at $50, Radio Silence at $9, and Murus which offers a free version. Radio Silence offers a free trial. The first 2 were obtained by looking on the website "Alternative to" ...
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Is there a content-filtering tool for native apps?

Generally speaking, the developers of website-specific smartphone applications, such as Facebook, don't provide an extension mechanism for the application, nor its source code. So it can be difficult ...
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Block pornography directly on network router

My comment was getting rather long, so I will post this as an answer. Tldr; The answer is "AIN'T GONNA HAPPEN. I asked you in comments Can you define "pornography", because, if you cannot then ...
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Software to whitelist websites on a router

Whilst this may seem very vague (answer), it is intended to be viewed by others with different ISP (Internet Service Providers), and their equipment. Depending on how you want to broach the subject (...
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Equivalent of Leechblock for Android

There is Mobiwal: NoRoot firewall which also looks very familiar to NoRoot Firewall mentioned in another answer. Looks like both of the solutions work by creating a VPN connection but don't route the ...
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How to make porn websites return a 404 error?

There's is no absolute solution. There are millions of adult websites on the internet and thousands of new ones are created every day, no one can have a complete list of all URLs. For blocking ...
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User friendly firewall for Windows 10 to filter/block outgoing traffic?

Maybe NetLimiter: https://www.netlimiter.com/products/nl4 You can block selected applications from connecting to internet.
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User friendly firewall for Windows 10 to filter/block outgoing traffic?

I would like to recommend Comodo Firewall. It's a free application that has a very user-friendly interface with advanced options available. This also meets your requirements by allowing you to: Allow/...
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GUI - Captive portal with Active directory auth, Content filtering(http+https), Firewall, High Availability

Take a look at Untangle. It should do most of what you need. Note that there is both a paid and a free version of the content filter, and the free version sucks pretty hard. It works, but it's lists ...
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