Anti-Virus Plus Security, or Safe Browser:
- Uninstall and reinstall the software on the device you are having trouble with
- Find out more about How to use Anti-Virus Plus Security and Safe Browser.
Good to know:
- You can only use the Telstra Broadband Protect Anti-Virus Plus Security and/or Safe Browser on up to 6 compatible devices.
Logging into Anti-Virus Plus on Android™:
- Make sure your username and password are consistent across Telstra 24x7 My Account and the Telstra 24x7® App
- Uninstall and reinstall the app via Google Play. If this does not work immediately, wait 24 hours and try again.
- If you can still navigate to malicious websites, switch your modem* off at the wall, then switch it on again. This is ‘power cycling’. *Network Protection works through your modem
- Make sure your Network Protection Level is set to ‘Default Protection’ and not ‘Lowered Protection’. You can do this via Telstra 24x7 My Account.
- Find out more about How to use Network Protection.
- If ‘Access’ or ‘Homework Time Restrictions’ are the problem, remove and reapply the restriction
- If that does not solve it, turn Parental Controls ‘OFF’, wait for up to 24hrs, then turn back ON
- If blocking websites or notifications is the problem, removing these settings, then reapply them
- Find out more about How to use Parental Controls.
Social Network Protection:
- If you are not getting alerts for keywords or your content settings are not updating correctly, remove the settings by selecting ‘Stop Monitoring’ and then re-add them
- Find out more about How to use Social Network Protection.
Still having trouble?
- If none of the above options work, deactivate Telstra Broadband Protect, wait 24 hours, and then reactivate it. You can do this via Telstra 24x7 My Account or the Telstra 24x7 App.
- Find out more about How to activate Telstra Broadband Protect
- If the above suggestions do not assist you can contact our technical support team on 133 933.
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