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sounds like the program board has failed . try shutting off the power ( at the fuse box ) for 15 min then turn it back on. this will reboot your system and if the board is not bad it will wor properly ..
Control panel which is a bit sensitive might need re-booting. Mine did the same and had a mind of its own, doing what it wanted, lights flashing all over the place, not completing the wash etc etc.
Switch off the machine and unplug from the mains. Leave for 10 minutes.
Plug back in, switch the machine on to your required programme and if ,like me, you are lucky, your machine should work again. If it happens again in the future you know what to do. Failing that go to the Hotpoint website, find the customer service number and ask if there is anything else you can do yourself to solve the problem, before paying for a service call. They are really helpful
try doing button setting change from "Hi-Temp Wash - Normal - Hi-Temp Wash - Normal" sequence of button selections.
This must occur within 6 seconds and initiates an internal diagnosis of the machine. The process runs for about 19 min. and shuts off During the process several LED's light up and several funtions start and stop. If the machine has no broken systems, you should be able to open the
door add some soap and the usual dirty dishes and carry on with normal
this is the method to reset the machine. Most likely is that there were suds in the last cycle or the door doesn't close smoothly.
Problem solved, the dishwasher starts its wash cycle with a drain sequence, the pan did not drain in time for the wash cycle to continue , thererfor locking it out on inlet/drain alarm. I removed the drain hose from the S trap, then the non-return valve from the filter basket, made sure the drain pump impelar was free, blew down the drain hose back into dishwasher to clear any waste in the pipe,then found a block in the S trap orifis, after clearing that, reasembled and test run on cold pre wash cycle this runs for aprox 10 min.customer was very happy.