There is a feature on Google play store that allows users to prevent an intruder from purchasing an app with their account. The people who often fall victim to such intrusion on their phones are parent with tech-savvy children.
For parents of such children who wish to prevent their children from buying apps from play store,They can follow these steps to put passwords on their accounts
1 – Tap the Play Store icon to open the Google Play Store.
2 – Tap the Menu icon to open the slide-out menu (look for the three horizontal lines in the upper left-hand corner of the screen).
3 – Tap Settings.
4 – Tap Require authentication for purchases.
5 – Select the radio button beside For all purchases through Google Play on this device, then enter your password when asked to do so.
6 – Enter the password for your Google account (if asked to do so).
7 – Close the Play Store app.
From now on you, your children can use your phone without you having to worry about them purchasing apps without your permission, as long as they do not know the password.
In our next article, we will teach you how to lock your AppStore entirely.
SOURCE: Ricks Daily Tips