Verizon Smart Family™ - Apple® iOS - Pause or Resume Internet Connectivity

Note Notes:

  • You can manually suspend or resume internet connectivity on your child's device with the touch of a virtual button.
  • For this feature to work, the parent and child devices must be paired.


  1. From the Smart Family parent app, select the appropriate family member from the top row of contacts (multiple may appear).
    Dashboard with family members
  2. You can perform either of the following:
    • To suspend internet access until you choose to resume:
      1. Tap Pause internet.
        Dashboard with Pause Internet
      2. To confirm, tap OK.
    • To restore internet access, tap Unpause internet.
      Dashboard with Unpause Internet