Set time limits for users in Windows 7

If you would not like your kid to login unless he finishes his home work or want to fix just 2 hrs of day for him to use computer, Windows 7 comes with an out of the box features which allows you to set Time limits or blocking user for some part of the day,  for any account except administrator accounts.

Set time limit for user account

  • Go to Control Panel\User Accounts and Family Safety\Parental Controls
  • Select the user account which you want to limit
  • Set Time Limit for which hours of the day user is allowed to use the computer. Blue indicates blocked time.

Windows 7 parental settingsParental setting also allows you to block some programs which you would not like the user to use.