You can control who can send instant messages to your child by using the instant messages preferences for their individual screen name.
To set instant message preferences:
- Sign on to your child's screen name.
- Go to AOL Keyword: Buddy List Preferences.
- Click on the Privacy tab.
- Enter a screen name into the box under Enter Screen Name or IM Address, then click Add.
- Repeat Step 4 until all the screen names you want are added.
- Click Save.