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While changing batterys the door closed

Have no key misplaced how do i open safe

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SOURCE: SENTRY S3877 SAFE

Go to this site:

http://www.sentrysafe.com/products/productDetail.aspx?s=53

click on dowlnload the manual. If you do do not have adobe acrobat reader, you can go here to download it for free
www.adobe.com/acrobat
On page 4 of the manual you will find a section dealing with restoring your pin number which is what you need to do. When you change your batteries your pin number is lost.

Good Luck and Thank you for using Fix YA!

Posted on Aug 21, 2008

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SOURCE: can't open Sentry Model V230 Safe

ONLY WAY TO GET COMBINATION FROM SENTRYRequest Your Combination by Mail
If you need your combination, and did not previously Register Your Combination on our Web site, you may get a copy from our office. To request your combination by mail, please send the following:
A written statement of ownership witnessed and signed by a notary public (must have different last name than your own).
An $12 (US) research fee.* Please send check or money order, no cash.
The serial number from the white label located on the outside of the safe. Do not send the Underwriters Laboratory number from the inside of the safe door.
Send to:
Sentry Group
882 Linden Avenue
Rochester, NY 14625
Attn: Dept. 200

Posted on Sep 09, 2008

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SOURCE: Sentry Safe (DSW3607 Model) Won't Open

I finally ignored the poorly-written instructions for programming a personal code and simply entered the factory code first and then pressed the prog/enter code button.  The safe opened.  The instructions tell you to push the prog/enter code first and then enter the factory code or personal code to open the safe.  Wrong!  Do it my way should this problem happen to you.

Posted on Mar 23, 2009

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SOURCE: Sandlefored ES20 safe- unable to open safe with key or code

lost key know code cannot open

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SOURCE: Safe SENTRY S3877 can not open the door

here is the number for customer service, 800-828-1438

Posted on Jul 24, 2010

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Can't get door to lock. I put in code, close the door but it won't lock. Position of key?


Google search your manufacturer make and model and the word manual. If one is available, you can find it in the search results.

Mar 23, 2015 | Home Security

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My safe, a Cathedral EA15 Will not lock. Any suggestions people?



Instructions
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    Enter your code on the keypad located on the front of the safe. Some electronic digital safes require you to input a special character like "#" before and after your code. The safe should either beep, have a LED turn green, or display "OPEN" if you have correctly entered the code.

  2. 2

    Turn the handle to the right within five seconds of correctly entering the code. If you wait too long, the safe will lock and you will have to enter your code ag

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Open the safe with a key. Use your emergency key that came with the safe to open it if you forgot the code or if the batteries have died. Remove the key cover from either the handle or the control panel to reveal the lock.

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    Enter your code to open the safe.

  2. 2

    Place the electronic digital safe into code reset mode. On some models you need to hold the last digit of the code or press the "*" button to get into code reset mode. Other safes require you to open them and press a small red button on the inside of the door.

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    Enter your new code on the keypad and press "#" to finish. Some safes may require you to press "*" or a letter to finish the code. If the safe requires it, enter the new code again to confirm that you entered it correctly.

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    Use your code to open the electronic digital safe's door.

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    Locate and remove the battery cover on the inside of the door.

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    Replace the used batteries with new ones. For most safes, this will require two or four AA batteries.

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    Test the batteries. Use your code while the door is open to test the batteries before closing the safe.

Feb 08, 2015 | Locks & Locksmithing

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How to change code N15115


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Input the new code (1-8 digits then press A or B button, it shall be confirmed by two beeps indicating the new code has been accepted and stored. If the yellow light and buzzer beeps 3 times the code is invalid - try again Emergency Key - store in secure place NOT inside the safe. To ensure the batteries have been installed correctly test before closing the door. 2 bolt locking mechanism, opens with a digital code or emergency key. Floor or wall mountable, immediately locks out after 3 invalid code attempts. Durable steel construction, model Name 24/7 Digital Safe, material, galvanised steel. Opening the safe a. Pre-set factory code 159 b. Input 159 (the yellow light will flash and the buzzer will beep then press B or A button, the green light will be on, rotate the knob clockwise, pull outwards, the door is opened Closing the safe: close the door, input the code (the green light.

Feb 01, 2015 | Home Security

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How do I change battery in safe


Usually there is a compartment on the inside of the door that holds the batteries.

Jan 30, 2015 | Home Security

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How to unlock a cathedral electronic safe ea25


After opening the electronic safe (with the pre-set factory code of 159B) locate the small red button on the
inside of the door near the hinge.

2. Press the red button and then release it, you will hear a beep. DO NOT SHUT THE DOOR UNTIL YOU HAVE CONFIRMED THAT YOUR NEW SECURITY CODE HAS BEEN ENTERED CORRECTLY.
3. With the door open, enter your own personal security code, which can be 3- 8 digits long, and confirm your new code by pressing the letter “B” on the electronic touch pad. Before you close the door, try the new security code to make sure the lock release the knob so you can turn it and retract the live action locking bolts.
If the code fails, go through steps 1-3 again. If the code works successfully, then you should lock the safe. When you open the safe in the future enter the security code you have set followed by the letter “B” and turn the knob.

If the incorrect security code is entered 3 times you will have an automatic lockout for 20 seconds before you can try your code again. If the incorrect security code is entered 3 additional times there will be a 5- minute lockout before the code can be tried again.

BATTERY REPLACEMENT
This safe uses 4- AA batteries. Under normal use, batteries will last about 1 year. When the battery is low, a red light will come on warning you that the battery is low. To test the batteries, enter your security code. If the batteries are low the red light located in the middle of the top of the keypad will start to flash.

To replace the batteries, open the safe door with your security code and turn the knob. Push the batteries cover plate, which is located on the back of the door, and replace the old batteries.

YOU MUST PROGRAME YOUR SECURITY CODE AFTER YOU REPLACE THE BATTERIES. SEE STEPS 1- 3 UNDER “ENTERING YOUR SECURITY CODE”.
TROUBLE KEY
A “Trouble key” has been provided in case you forget or lose your security code. Remove the small central panel from the front of the faceplate. Insert the key and turn it counter clockwise. Then turn the knob on the door towards the right. This will manually open your safe. If you lose your key, you may purchase a replacement key by referencing the serial number located under the central panel by the lock.
MAINTENANCE FOR KEY AND ELECTRONIC SAFE
If the door of the safe starts to rub on the door frame, open the door per the instructions above. By the door hinges you will find a threaded stem. Use an Allen wrench to tighten the threaded stem. This will help realign the door and give you trouble free access to the contents of your safe.

Nov 01, 2009 | Home Security

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I forgot the safewell electronic code and didnt have the key


NOTE: The safe needs to be upright and right side up or the locking mechanism
won’t work.
ELECTRONIC SAFES
To open an electronic safe the first time, press the following numbers/letters on the
electronic keypad –159B. (These numbers are preset. You should change the code as soon
as possible after opening the safe to insure proper security). After you have entered the
factory set code, you will need to turn the knob on the faceplate to open the door. You will
have 5 seconds to turn the knob before the locking mechanism is reactivated.
ENTERING YOUR SECURITY CODE
To enter your own security code you will need to follow the steps listed below:
1. After opening the electronic safe (with the pre -set factory code of 159B) locate the
small red button on the inside of the door near the hinge.
2. Press the red button and then release it, you will hear a beep.
DO NOT SHUT THE DOOR UNTIL YOU HAVE CONFIRMED THAT YOUR NEW
SECURITY CODE HAS BEEN ENTERED CORRECTLY.
3. With the door open, enter your own personal security code, which can be 3- 8 digits
long, and confirm your new code by pressing the letter “B” on the electronic touch pad.
Before you close the door, try the new security code to make sure the lock release the
knob so you can turn it and retract the live action locking bolts.

If you can not get this open more then likely you will have to cut it open.. One last thing to try is to email safewell sales@safewellsafe.com
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Sep 14, 2009 | Locks & Locksmithing

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Nutool sf20 safe


I need an instruction Manual for a Nutool sf20 safe

Jul 15, 2009 | Computers & Internet

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Lost instructions for sandleford E.S.20 safe


The operating instructions on the ES20 as per the crappy manual:

Open safe using emergency key provided

Insert batteries in the box inside the door

Opening the safe
a. pre-set factory code 159
b. input 159 (the yellow light will flash and the buzzer will beep), then press B or A button, the green light will be on, rotate the knob clockwise, pull outwards, the door is opened

Closing the safe: close the door, input the code (the green light will flash for 5 secs). Turn the knob anti clockwise, the control system will activate and the safe will be locked

Changing the code: open the safe, press the red button located inside the door, the yellow light will go on indicating the code can be changed. Input the new code (1-8 digits), then press A or B button, it shall be confirmed by two beeps indicating the new code has been accepted and stored. If the yellow light and buzzer beeps 3 times the code is invalid - try again

Emergency Key - store in secure place NOT inside the safe. Remove the override cover in the centre of the face of Safe (its a silver plastic panel with Sandleford Electronic Safe ES20 on it), insert override key (a cyclinder key) - hidden underneath the override cover panel - and turn anti clockwise, rotate the knob clockwise to open door

Changing the Battery - If the red and green light are on this indicates that the batteries are low and require changing. To ensure the batteries have been installed correctly test before closing the door

References:
1. Operating instructions EA Electronic Safe
2. http://www.secustar.com/products-en/estype-safe.htm

Jan 09, 2009 | Sentry Fireproof Safe

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SENTRY S3877 SAFE


Go to this site:

http://www.sentrysafe.com/products/productDetail.aspx?s=53

click on dowlnload the manual. If you do do not have adobe acrobat reader, you can go here to download it for free
www.adobe.com/acrobat
On page 4 of the manual you will find a section dealing with restoring your pin number which is what you need to do. When you change your batteries your pin number is lost.

Good Luck and Thank you for using Fix YA!

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