Jamae Boyd, 27, showed up at Forfar Sheriff Court facing 2 fees.
He deals with a 2nd cost of creating a child to look at a sexual photo as well as indecently connecting with a kid.
Boyd, of Arbroath, made no appeal to the two costs on petition during a short personal hearing.
He faces a second charge of causing a child to look at a sexual image and indecently communicating with a child.
Boyd, of Arbroath, made no plea to the two charges on petition during a brief private hearing.
The court case was continued for further examination.
Boyd was released on bail meantime.
A Police Scotland spokesman said: “Police Scotland can confirm that a 27-year-old man from Arbroath has been arrested and charged with online offences.”