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How to Label your Android app as "RESTRICTED TO ADULTS"

The RTA label is free to use, voluntary, and universally available to any website or application that wishes to clearly and effectively label itself as being inappropriate for viewing by minors.

However, by using the label you signify that you agree to our


Adding the RTA label to your android apps is quick and easy.

Modify your AndroidManifest.xml to contain the RTA label as a meta-data tag:

<meta-data android:name="RTA" android:value="RTA-5042-1996-1400-1577-RTA" />

Put the meta-data in the activity sections of the AndroidManifest.xml file. Example AndroidManifest.xml file for an RTA labeled program:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<manifest xmlns:android="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res/android" ... >

	<application android:icon="@drawable/icon" android:label="@string/app_name">

		<activity android:name=".MyActivity" android:label="@string/app_name">
				<action android:name="android.intent.action.MAIN" />
				<category android:name="android.intent.category.LAUNCHER" />

			<!-- Put the RTA label here ... -->
			<meta-data android:name="RTA" android:value="RTA-5042-1996-1400-1577-RTA" />


Now other processes on the mobile device will be able detect that your app is Restricted to Adults.