How to use the HomeShield Reward feature on a TP-Link Router/Deco

Configuration Guide
Updated 02-26-2024 11:16:31 AM 41801
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You can add extra online time as a reward for you kid’ s good behavior. This feature is for HomeShield Subscription Service users only.

Before you start:

  • You should have a TP-Link HomeShield router and have an iOS device running iOS 9 or later, or an Android device running Android 4.2 or later.
  • You have downloaded and installed the TP-Link Tether app/TP-Link Deco app on your device.

Follow the steps below to set up this feature:

Note: In this article, we will take the Deco app as an example to illustrate the configuration.

1. Open Deco app. Swipe right to open the menu and select HomeShield.

2. Select a desired network to apply Advanced Parental Controls.

3. Open Deco app. Go to the Parental Controls tab and select a profile.

4. Tap Adjust and select the allowed time you want to add for today.


  1. Family members can ask for an online reward when they use up their online time, and of course, you can agree or decline it.
  2. Please note that only when family members visit the http website, the Time is up page will pop up.
  3. You can go to Deco APP-> Network -> Message on the right upper page to find the request history,.

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