Time Boss Cloud 

What is the program Time Boss Cloud?

Time Boss Cloud (TBC) is the small freeware program for parents to change settings of Time Boss Pro on kid's computer from internet. TBC works on all Windows systems.
TBC does not need Time Boss Pro installed. TBC and Time Boss Pro are fully independent programs.
TBC allows on kid's computer to:
  1. Change the last remainig time on current day
  2. Add, change time grants
  3. Show the last screenshot taken on kid's computer.
Kid's computer can be offline when Time Boss Control is active on parent's computer. In this case all changes will take effect at first connection of kid's computer to internet.
Using TBC you can manage several kid's computers.

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How to configure TBC correctly?

TBC can supports version 3.18 and higher of Time Boss Pro on kid's computer.

At firts you should allow Time Boss Pro on kid's computer to use remote control using TBC:
  1. Please activate in Time Boss Pro the option 'Enable' on panel 'Remote control from parents computer using Time Boss Cloud' (TB->Control panel->Options->Network).
  2. The field 'Cloud' should contain 'nicekit.com' (by default).
  3. Write the computer identifier from yellow text box (use 'Copy' button at right) to any text file or send it to yourself via email.
  4. The computer identifier contains kid's computer name and unique ID, e.g.: 'REM_PC *284c9cfe1-4892-a9eb-9cfecc5760f9*'.
  5. Save settings and close the control panel of Time Boss Pro. The remote cloud control will activate after 2 minutes.

Time Boss Pro, settings for remote control using Time Boss Cloud
On parent's computer:
  1. You should install TBC (no administrators rights needed). You can download TBC here.
    Attention! If Time Boss Pro is installed on parent's PC, do not use the Time Boss Pro folder for TBC installation!
  2. Start TBC (file time_boss_cloud.exe) and open 'Options' window.
  3. Open the text file (or the email) with kid's computer identifier and add this kid's computer identifier in the yellow list of kid's computers in 'Options' window using 'Add' button at the right.
  4. The text box 'Cloud' should contain the same text (nicekit.com by default) as the text box 'Cloud' in Time Boss Pro on kid's computer.
  5. Close the 'Option' window using button 'Ok'.
Time Boss Cloud, setting of remote parental control software

Now you can try to get settings from kid's computer.

Select the kid's computer and press button 'Get data!'.
You should input password if the password is active in Time Boss Pro on kid's computer.

When you have gotten data from kid's PC you can select any action.
Action 'Remaining time. Computer.' allows to change the remainig time on kid's PC for the current day.

When you have changed settings (remaining time for PC, webbrowsers, grants) you should send settings to kid's computer using button 'Send data!'.

If the kid's PC is online (connected to internet), all changes will take effect in 1 minute.
If the kid's PC is offline, all changes will take effect at first connection of kid's computer to internet.

What should you know?

No special settings in Windows on kid's and on parent's computers needed. TBC uses the regular (HTTP) internet protocol.

TBC keeps all settings in simple text file time_boss_cloud_config.txt in TBC folder.
TBC keeps the last screenshot in file time_boss_cloud_last_screenshot.jpg.
TBC does not use Windows registry.
TBC installs in the folder C:\Users\USER\AppData\Local\Time Boss Cloud\ by default.
The kid's computer identifier changes when you reinstall Time Boss Pro completely.
The kid's computer identifier does not change if you keep settings during Time Boss Pro uninstall.
Language files are the same as in Time Boss.

We plan to create TBC for Android ASAP.