Facebook Limiter has been the worse piece of software I have ever installed on my computer. I downloaded it mainly so that I could restrict access on my computer to when Facebook could be accessed, as my daughter was constantly visiting the site when she should have been studying.
I liked the fact that I could block Facebook for certain times and nobody would be able to change this, however, unfortunately this was not all that it did.
Here are the problems I experienced:
- Once installed I noticed that not only was Facebook blocked but any browsers I used would crash, this was both Firefox and Google Chrome, prior to this both browsers worked great. After the install everything I would normally do never, this included things such as watching 40d, ch5 demand, bbc website etc.
- Apart from the constant crashing that occurred, nothing else seemed to work either. For example anything which had a YouTube video would not work at all.
- I was disappointed that due to me having blocked Facebook for 24 hours, I as the person who downloaded with the main password was not able to login and turn this off.
- I had no way of uninstalling the software unless I had to wait for 24 hours to pass on the Facebook block, however at this point I was unsure if things would ever return to normal on my computer again, as by this stage I started to look up reviews for the software, and it was then that I read loads of others had had the same issues I was having, and things had not returned to normal once the block expired for them.
It was at this stage I had to format my hard-drive and reinstall my operating system. This was a hassle, but one I never thought could be avoided. By this stage the computer was not operational and the constant crashing was enough to make me take this drastic action.
DO NOT download Facebook Limiter, and I will be sceptical when downloading anything like this again.