The Octopus Watch is a wearable parenting aid. The watch routine can be shared and controlled by several authorized users. This tutorial explains how to allow another person to monitor and edit the kid's schedule.


1. Open the "Kid's Watch" menu

Octopus watch app: click on the kids icon


Verify that you are controlling the correct Octopus Watch: the child's name is displayed above the visual schedule (Here, it's Amy).

Click on the kid icon on the top right-hand menu. It opens the "Kid's Watch" menu.


2. Select the "Watch permissions"


Kid's menu in the Octopus watch app


Select watch permissions.


3. Share the temporary code with another adult

A screen with a 7 digit number appears. Share this code with the person you are authorizing to control your child’s Octopus Watch. The new user has 15 minutes to enter this code.


Octopus watch app: sharing code for parenting aide


Under the code, in white, you can review who is already allowed to control the kid's watch. You can also revoke an authorized user's access.