Are your kids spending too much on Pokémon Go?

Restricting in-app purchase on your device

You can restrict in-app purchase on your device to prevent accidental or unauthorized purchases from the Shop.

IOS devices

On Apple devices, you have two options to restrict in-app purchase:

Require a password for in-app purchase

  1. Open the Settings app and visit General > Restrictions.
  2. Touch Enable Restrictions.
  3. Create a Restrictions passcode.

Disable in-app purchase

  1. Open the Settings app and visit General > Restrictions.
  2. Touch Enable Restrictions.
  3. Turn off the In-App Purchases option.

Android devices

On Android, you can restrict in-app purchase by requiring a password for each in-app purchase:

  1. Open the Google Play Store app.
  2. Touch Menu > Settings > Require Authentication For Purchases.
  3. Select the For all purchases through Google Play on this device option.