We definitely understand how important it is to monitor our kids mobile devices nowadays, parker4986. I would like to clarify a couple of details to ensure we are on the same page. Are you signed up for the new Smart Family feature? What are you trying to do? Which texting app does the child use?
Verizon Smart Family does have a way to manage each phone feature individually, so you can block data while allowing texts. In the meantime here is a link to a detailed FAQ page with details on how Smart Family works:http://spr.ly/6589DYGmF
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