Question about Televison & Video
I bought a tv and the parental code does not allow me to watch rated R,PG-13 movies. i dont know the code and have beed looking for it any help finding it or a number i can call
I need a code to get into the parent control setting i can't remember the code
Posted on Jan 04, 2008
The 5898 and 1234 password did not work! I've contacted the service center with the hope of resolving this issue... time will tell.
Posted on Dec 29, 2007
Now I know your calling the service center, but this may help. Usually TV manufacturers hide the V-Chip or Partental Lock/Block code somewhere on the rear of the TV (it might be in small wirting), or in the manual (deep in the manual, or on the inner-back of it). So try one of those places, and you might just find it!
Posted on Jul 13, 2008
Problems with V-Chip/Parental Controls
The rating limits don’t work
• For rating limits to take effect, you must lock V-Chip settings to activate them.
I don’t remember my password and I want to unlock the TV
• If you forget your password you can reset it. Enter 5898 as the password and then change it
to a new one.
Posted on Dec 13, 2007
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
your television and Apex DT250 receiver on.
the "Menu" button on the Apex DT250 remote control.
the remote's "Up" and "Down" buttons to scroll through the
menu options. Stop when "Parental Controls" is highlighted. Press the
"Right" button to select this option.
your four-digit password. If you have not set your password, use the default
code of "0000."
the "Up" and "Down" arrows to change or set the parental
control movie ratings. You can select from "None," "G,"
"PG," "PG-13," "R," "NC-17" and
"X." Once your setting is highlighted, press the "Right"
button to go to the next screen.
Use the "Up" and "Down" arrows to change or set the parental control TV ratings. You can select from "None," "TV-Y," "TV-Y7," "TV-G," "TV-PG," "TV-14" and "TV-MA." Once your desired setting is highlighted, press the "OK" button to save your settings. Once the settings are saved, you will be taken back to the main menu. Press the "Exit" key to exit the main menu.
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