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How to Enable Kids Mode in JioCinema With an OTP Password

Jio Cinema has quickly risen to become a popular streaming platform with the recent addition of IPL and sports content. Smartphones have become more affordable and accessible for everyone, including children which is why they are vulnerable to be exposed to all sorts of content on OTT platforms. This can prove to be a challenge for parents as unfiltered content consumption may harm the children. Thankfully, platforms like Jio Cinema have options that restrict the content accessible to children. In this blog post, we will look at how you can enable kids mode in JioCinema using an OTP password.

Parental Controls to enable Kids Mode in JioCinema with added OTP protection with this guide.

How can I Enable Kids Mode in JIO Cinema?

In this world of digital content and OTT, curating the content children are exposed to is very important. While children can make use of more content, inappropriate ones have also flooded the digital space. This content ranges from violence and adult themes to addictive content that could harm a child’s character and mental state.

Therefore, curating what our children consume online is of the utmost importance. For this reason, parents must use various kid modes and parental controls that these apps offer. In this guide, we will look at how to enable parental control in JioCinema. With this enabled, you will receive an OTP whenever someone tries to switch to the regular mode.

Steps to Enable OTP Password for Kids Mode

To enable an OTP password when switching from Kids Mode to regular mode in JioCinema, follow these simple steps –

1. Open the JioCinema app and click on the avatar in the top-right corner.

2. Tap the “Settings” option to go to the settings page.

3. Turn on the toggle for “Parental Controls.”

4. Now, switch to the Kids Profile by tapping the “For Kids” icon.

5. To switch back to the regular account, tap on the avatar in the top right corner and select the normal profile option (with your Account name).

7. This step will now require an OTP to switch from the Kids mode to the normal mode. The OTP is sent to the mobile number registered to your JioCinema Account.

8. Once entered, you will be able to access your Normal account. This way, kids mode will ensure that they can consume only age-appropriate content.


Q. What Is Kids’ Profile in JioCinema?

JioCinema gives parents more control over the content their children consume with its dedicated ‘Kids and Family’ section. This section provides young viewers access to age-appropriate content and comes equipped with a unique PIN-based ‘Parental Control’ mechanism

Q. Is IPL Still Free on Jiocinema?

Yes. The ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) will continue to be free as part of the platform’s ad-supported offering, it said.

Q. How Do I Check Show Ratings for Kids in Jiocinema?

Yes. JioCinema has all its shows and movies rated and categorized into genres. To check the rating, you must go to the specific movie or TV show and look for the displayed age-rating and genre which looks like the reference image below.

An image of a JioCinema show with its genre and viewer rating highlighted in red.

For added child safety, if the title requires “parental discretion,” you must enter your parental control PIN to access it.


The Kids Mode in Jio Cinema offers a valuable tool for parents to ensure their children’s safety along with enjoying the extensive entertainment library provided by the app. The ability to add an OTP password to prevent children from switching to regular mode is a much-needed failsafe. With this feature, you can have peace of mind knowing that your kids are only accessing content suitable for their age group. Hopefully, this blog post was helpful. For more such insightful guides, stay tuned to GadgetsToUse and check out the following reads below.

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Hari Narayanan

Hari Narayanan

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