Share a Home Computer
It is common to have a home computer shared by
everyone in the family or by a number of students.
Here are some tips that can help to protect a
Agree a principle in how to use the computer,
A time limit for each person who wants
to use the computer,
A priority list of reasons for using
the computer for homework and studies,
games, chatting etc., and
Stagger computer use in line with bedtimes.
But you have to ensure that everyone gets
a fair deal.
You may need to establish rules or guidelines
in allocating disk space, folders, and conditions
on what kind of software can be installed.
Remind users that some software, like games,
may require a lot of hard disk space.
We suggest you create separate system user
accounts for individual family members. Each
family member can have their own access folders
and will not be able to view and access the
files and folders of other users.