Gamblock® - We block access to Online Gambling

GamBlock® Mobile for Android Devices (Phones and Tablets)


Self-Exclusion on Samsung Devices

These instructions can be completed by the person being protected.

 

Touch "ACTIVATE".

 

Be patient while waiting for your device to restart. It can take over a minute on some devices.

 

Open "Self-Exclusion" after your device restarts.

 

Touch "REGISTER".

 

Enter your Transaction ID, email address and touch "SUBMIT" to keep using GamBlock®.

 

Open the GamBlock® Browser.

 

Apps can be downloaded from Google Play, except for gambling apps. All settings are available, except for factory reset.

 


Managed-Exclusion on Android Devices

These instructions must be completed by someone other than the person being protected.

 

Uninstall all gambling apps.

 

Apart from the GamBlock® Browser, make sure all browsers, Google Play and Settings apps are locked off.

Please note: Google Play and all settings are available with GamBlock® Self-Exclusion on Samsung devices, except for factory reset. Any apps can be downloaded on Google Play, except for gambling apps, with GamBlock® Self-Exclusion.

 

Register to keep using GamBlock®.

 


Rooted Devices

These instructions can be completed by the person being protected.

 

The example given is for Gamblock® Mobile Invisible on a rooted LG Nexus 5X.

 

Touch the GamBlock® Protect link which arrived by email.

 

Touch "UPDATE PERMISSIONS", if prompted.

 

Touch "ALLOW", if prompted.

 

Pull down the arrow in the top left of your screen.

 

Touch "GamBlockProtect.apk".

 

Touch "INSTALL".

 

Touch "OPEN".

 

Touch "GRANT".

 

Touch "ACTIVATE".

 

GamBlock® Protect Invisible will appear as a globe with no label. GamBlock® Protect Visible will appear as a GamBlock® icon with no label. No further action is required in regard to GamBlock® Protect.

globe

 

Restart your device.

 

Wait a few minutes.

 

Touch the Apps icon.

 

Touch the "Downloads" icon.

 

Touch "Browser".

 

Touch "INSTALL".

 

Touch "OPEN".

 

Browse the web.

 

GamBlock® Browser Invisible will appear as a globe with the label "Browser". GamBlock® Browser Visible will appear as a GamBlock® icon with the label "Browser".

 

Gambling attempts will take you to the GamBlock® Browser home page with GamBlock® Invisible installed and to a GamBlock® page with GamBlock® Visible installed.

 

Gambling apps are removed. Any app where installation is attempted cannot be opened by touching its icon, as the app is immediately removed, and the icon is also removed after a restart.