However, you are able to make yourself ‘unsearchable’ by other users who wish to find you.In order to make yourself unsearchable, go to oo Voo Notifications and uncheck the boxes to receive e-mails. Tap Privacy & Security and change your search preferences to No one.
Tell them that if anything ever happens that worries them, it is not their fault, and they should tell you, so you can help them.
For more advice on how to keep your child safe online and help with age-appropriate conversations, visit CEOP’s Parents and Carers website at
oo Voo is a video chat app: it lets you make video calls, voice calls and send texts.
To register, you can either set up an account on the app directly or sign up using an existing Facebook account.
It's free to download and is compatible with most devices, including Amazon Fire Phone, Android Smartphone, Android Tablet, i Pad, i Phone, i Pod touch, Mac, Windows Phone and PC.
oo Voo allows users to communicate with If under 13s use oo Voo in the UK, it’s a violation of the site’s terms and conditions, but it is not illegal.
The privacy settings can be found by clicking oo Vooprivacy & security.
oo Voo allows you to see who is on your friends list in the main interface. Suggest that if they don’t know them in the real world, they should remove them.
This is separated into those friends who are online and those who are offline. It’s far safer to only be friends online with people they know and trust in the real world.
Sit down with your child and together look at their friends lists. If they still wish to be friends with people they don’t know, advise them to limit what they share with them.
Ask them what it is they like about the service and whether they think there are any risks, and show them that you are listening to what they tell you.