Question about Dell W3201C 32 in. LCD Television

2 Answers

Unlocking tv button lock

When I bring up the menu on the tv (Dell 3201c) and I try to move to
the settings mode it only will bring up the volume.If I try to use the
buttons on the tv it comes up that the tv button lock is on.Will a
factory reset cure this problem? If so how do I reset it.

Thanks
Tom G

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

MY KIDS WERE PLAYING WITH THE BUTTONS ON THE TV NOW WHEN I TRY TOO CHANGF THE CHANNELS OUR VOLUME TV BUTTON LOCK ORTV BUTTONED POPS UP.I DONT HAVE MY REMOTE SO WHAT IS ANOTHER METHOD?

Posted on Jan 16, 2009

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Spread the Word:

    An expert who has shared 5 answers on their Facebook wall.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 23 Answers

The first question can be solved by a factory code if their is a possibility or a prompting for a code. Call tech supp. and see if they have a factory code they can give you. The second question can be solved by buying a universal remote...

Posted on Apr 04, 2013

  • PartsGuy Apr 04, 2013

    Usual default codes are "0000" "1234" or "2438".

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Osd is saying the main menu is locked how do i unlock


Win Tyler,
Information on resolving your locked screen on your LCD is listed below.
In the TV Menu Settings menu you can
select TV Button lock to lock the TV
Menu and the side panel buttons. When
this option is enabled, only the power
button functions. To unlock the TV Menu
and side panel buttons:
1. Press the Menu button on the TV. A message appears stating that the TV is locked
2. While the message is on the TV, press the channel up and volume increase button
simultaneously.
If you are using the DVI connector, you may need to verify the following settings:
Source - The default setting is Auto. The T V automatically detects if a computer (PC) or video
device is being used. If the image does not display correctly, you can select the source, PC or
Video, depending on the device you are using.
Color - The default color space is RGB. If the colors are not displaying correctly, you can change
the setting to YUV.
You can download and view the online users manual from the link below.
Manuals & documentation for your LCD TV W2306C
Product Support
Thank You,
Dell-Jesse L
Dell Social Media and Communities

Nov 18, 2015 | Dell W2306C 23 in. HD-Ready LCD Television

3 Answers

OSD menu locked


When the OSD is locked, pressing the menu button again and it will take user to OSD LOCK menu. Press (+) to unlock and allow user access to all applicable settings.

Aug 12, 2008 | Dell W1700 17 in. HD-Ready LCD Television

4 Answers

Unlock TCL-21276 child lock without a remote please help


Okay Welkins, try to power of the tv and power it on by keep on pressing POWER-BUTTON and MENU-BUTTON at the same time,... and see if the tv start into de menu mode....if it does...just keep on using volume "up and "down" button combined with channel "up" and "down" buttons to select an reach the UNLOCK-MODE...most of the time the MENU button will be the enter button after each sellection....hoping to inform you correctly I remain,Yours Friendly.

Mar 06, 2014 | TCL L32HDM11 32 Class Widescreen LCD HDTV...

1 Answer

How to reset vchip parental blocks on a model f19246


Hello
To unlock the RCA TV you must have its original remote control handset. If you haven't one with you now, either buy a new one or just try to burrow it from any of your friends or relatives who own the same model of RCA tv. To unlock the FPA lock, try the following. One amoung the proceedings will surely unlock your TV.

Most RCA TV sets use a four digit code to control the v-chip. The code reset is different depending on the model. Try each number until you find the one that works for you.

1. Hold down the MENU button on the remote and VOLUME DOWN button on the TV it's self at the same time for at least 4 seconds. The set won't say so, but the lock will be unlocked

2. Hold down the 0 (zero) button on the remote and the VOLUME DOWN button on the TV itself at the same time for at least 4 seconds. The set won't say so, but the lock will be unlocked

3. Hold down the MENU button on the front of the TV and the TV button on the remote at the same time for at least 4 seconds. 4- Hold down GO BACK button on the remote and MENU button on the front of the TV at the same time for at least 4 seconds.
Hold down EJECT button on the front of the TV set and the MENU button on the remote at the same time for at least 4 seconds. Depending on the model, one of the methods should unlock the V-chip. Now, if desired, you can change the settings on the V-chip by going to the MENU and going to PARENTAL CONTROLS, or on some sets, going to MENU and then going to TV SETUP, then to V-CHIP SET.
OK.

Sep 24, 2011 | RCA Televison & Video

1 Answer

Need four digit code to unlock GE model 25GT240


Hello
To unlock GE TV, you must have its original remote control.
Most GE TV sets use a four digit code to control the v-chip. The code reset is different depending on the model. Try each procedings until you find the one that works for you.

1. Hold down the MENU button on the remote and VOLUME DOWN button on the TV it's self at the same time for at least 4 seconds. The set won't say so, but the lock will be unlocked

2. Hold down the 0 (zero) button on the remote and the VOLUME DOWN button on the TV itself at the same time for at least 4 seconds. The set won't say so, but the lock will be unlocked

3. Hold down the MENU button on the front of the TV and the TV button on the remote at the same time for at least 4 seconds. 4- Hold down GO BACK button on the remote and MENU button on the front of the TV at the same time for at least 4 seconds.

Jun 09, 2011 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

We cant play dvds in it because it has a lock on it and we cant get the code to be able to unlock it can you help us


Hello,

Try the following methods. One of them should resolve your issue.

  1. Hold down the MENU button on the remote and VOLUME DOWN button on the TV it's self at the same time for at least 4 seconds. The set won't say so, but the lock will be unlocked
  2. Hold down the 0 (zero) button on the remote and the VOLUME DOWN button on the TV itself at the same time for at least 4 seconds. The set won't say so, but the lock will be unlocked
  3. Hold down the MENU button on the front of the TV and the TV button on the remote at the same time for at least 4 seconds. 4- Hold down GO BACK button on the remote and MENU button on the front of the TV at the same time for at least 4 seconds.
  4. Hold down EJECT button on the front of the TV set and the MENU button on the remote at the same time for at least 4 seconds. Depending on the model, one of the methods should unlock the V-chip. if desired, you can change the settings on the V-chip by going to the MENU and going to PARENTAL CONTROLS, or on some sets, going to MENU and then going to TV SETUP, then to V-CHIP SET.
Regards,
G33k

May 09, 2011 | RCA Televison & Video

1 Answer

Main menu locked om dell w2306c


Use the side panel buttons to unlock the TV Menu and side panel buttons:
  1. Press the Menu button.
A message appears stating that the TV Menu and buttons are locked.
2.While the message is on the screen, press the volume decrease and channel up buttons on the side panel simultaneously. A message appears stating that the TV Menu and buttons are unlocked.
GOOD LUCK AND PLEASE RATE THIS POST!!!

May 09, 2011 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

How do i unlock the channels from a hotel tv i purchased? it's an rca j32430.


Hello
There are some methods to unlock RCA TVs which are give below. Try each of them and find out which method do unlock your RCA Tv.

Most RCA and GE TV sets use a four digit code to control the v-chip. The code reset is different depending on the model. Try each number until you find the one that works for you.

  1. Hold down the MENU button on the remote and VOLUME DOWN button on the TV it's self at the same time for at least 4 seconds. The set won't say so, but the lock will be unlocked
  2. Hold down the 0 (zero) button on the remote and the VOLUME DOWN button on the TV itself at the same time for at least 4 seconds. The set won't say so, but the lock will be unlocked
  3. Hold down the MENU button on the front of the TV and the TV button on the remote at the same time for at least 4 seconds. 4- Hold down GO BACK button on the remote and MENU button on the front of the TV at the same time for at least 4 seconds.
  4. Hold down EJECT button on the front of the TV set and the MENU button on the remote at the same time for at least 4 seconds. Depending on the model, one of the methods should unlock the V-chip. Now, if desired, you can change the settings on the V-chip by going to the MENU and going to PARENTAL CONTROLS, or on some sets, going to MENU and then going to TV SETUP, then to V-CHIP SET. OK.

Apr 17, 2011 | RCA Televison & Video

1 Answer

How do you reboot and unlock tv


Hello

Most RCA sets use a four digit code to control the v-chip. The code reset is different depending on the model. Try each number until you find the one that works for you.

  1. Hold down the MENU button on the remote and VOLUME DOWN button on the TV it's self at the same time for at least 4 seconds. The set won't say so, but the lock will be unlocked
  2. Hold down the 0 (zero) button on the remote and the VOLUME DOWN button on the TV itself at the same time for at least 4 seconds. The set won't say so, but the lock will be unlocked
  3. Hold down the MENU button on the front of the TV and the TV button on the remote at the same time for at least 4 seconds. 4- Hold down GO BACK button on the remote and MENU button on the front of the TV at the same time for at least 4 seconds.
  4. Hold down EJECT button on the front of the TV set and the MENU button on the remote at the same time for at least 4 seconds. Depending on the model, one of the methods should unlock the V-chip. Now, if desired, you can change the settings on the V-chip by going to the MENU and going to PARENTAL CONTROLS, or on some sets, going to MENU and then going to TV SETUP, then to V-CHIP SET.

Mar 28, 2011 | RCA L32HD31 32 in. LCD HDTV

1 Answer

Hisense tv on "lock"


If you have the original remote with the "CCL" Child Lock it unlocks it. If you are like me and lost the remote I unlocked mine by 1. Turn on TV 2. Hold down the menu button and unplu it. 3. Continue to hold the menu button down while you plug it back in. Mine unlocked, good luck.
Paula

Sep 06, 2008 | Hisense Televison & Video

Not finding what you are looking for?
Dell W3201C 32 in. LCD Television Logo

790 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Dell Televison & Video Experts

CoppellTVRepair.com

Level 3 Expert

749 Answers

gwix50

Level 1 Expert

16 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17129 Answers

Are you a Dell Televison and Video Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...