How to block HTTPS websites
Very often, when you block some websites, users can still access these sites using HTTPS protocol. For example, you can block facebook.com using the Hosts file, but the users can access it through https://facebook.com. So if you want to block some websites completely, you should block HTTPS sites too.
How to block HTTPS sites with web filter
Blocking https sites is a highly demanded but not trivial task. Blocking sites with a router often does not work in this case. The best way to block HTTPS websites is to use web filtering software. HT Employee Monitor and HT Parental Controls comes to the aid and allows you to block any https site. Moreover, such programs are protected against all kinds of tricks of those who are not happy with your lock.
Blocking by keywords is also available. For example, add the keyword - VIDEO to the list and the software will block all web pages that have this keyword in their URLs or titles.
HT Employee Monitor and HT Parental Controls have many other computer monitoring and filtering features. The programs allow:
How to block https://facebook.com
Blocking some of the popular https sites is even easier. Our web filters have some predefined categories.
- Download and install the web filter.
- Click Website Limiting.
- Click Facebook and select Block or Limit if you wish to limit time on the site.
- Click Apply.
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