How apply restriction on use installed Mac apps: OS X Yosemite

Now a days hundreds of security software on hide or disable use of selected app installed on mac possible. But here is the solution about how to do without third party security software that means apply restriction on use installed Mac apps for particular account under the admin restriction. running on your administrator login but not able to open or access selected apps. Parental control in Yosemite cover solution on that very well. follow the below instruction on your mac and disable some app access on another account perfect way.

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Steps for turn/ apply restriction on use installed Mac Apps on another account

Most of the case folk doing for as a guest users and child for security reason, Because some apps like YouTube, Selected Browser, Games Centre, FaceTime, Player and other this party software, Password manager and more. 

Step 1:Apply on apps restriction, you have guest login (That you can create from the System preference > Users and Groups) if you have already guest login that move for next step directly.   

Step 2: Now Go to the Apple Menu from Top menu bar.

Step 3: Next, Click on System preference.

Step 4: Then Go for the parental control setting.

Step 5: Unlock for change settings.Verify your account permission for change settings

Step 6: From the right pane, Click on create user login name > Apps (First tab)apply restriction on use installed Mac apps in OS X Yosemite

Step 7: Enable “Limit Applications”.

Step 8: uncheck apps that those you don’t give permission for access on selected account.

Note: from the long list of apps you can easily search by name of app in search box.Find app by typing name

Apply same settings for another different account in single click

In case you have multiple account in your Mac device and want apple same restriction on another login also. more over for separate login setting might be different on some we’re that you can only change those setting manually later on.

From the right pane select first user where you made changes, then from bottom click on Setting > Copy All settings from first usersCopy account settings from selected users

Now select target login name and move to setting icon > Paste all settings that copied from first user.Apply all setting to another login  on Mac

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very simple job for apply restriction on use installed Mac apps from your iMac, MacBook, MacMini, MacBook Pro, MacBook air running on OS X Yosemite. And more apply same setting to another account.

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