Question about Philips HTS3410D/37 700W DVD Home Theater System System
The door where i put dvd's and cd's won't open and the on screen display simply states " locked" i have never seen this happen and i have no idea how it happened,i cam home, went to put in a movie and it wouldn't open.there is no disc inside the unit as i have taken the top and front off.when i push the input button numerous times to get me to dvd the door opens and then closes but i can not open or close the door using the eject button.
I had the same problem for my panasonic dvd player (ht540). Neither of the above solutions worked so I found this one on the panasonic website:
1. turn off unit by holding down the POWER button for 10 seconds.
2. unplug the power cord and wait for one minute.
3. plug the cord back in and turn on the unit
4. when the dvd begins to play, press "EJECT".
It worked for me. The site for other troubleshooting is:
Posted on Nov 16, 2007
Don't know if this will work for your dvd player, however I just fixed my Panasonic DVD S53. Turn it off. Flip it on its back, with the front of the player facing away from you and look for a circular indention in the upper right hand area. Should have an embossed OPEN with an arrow. Disconnect from power source.Take a flashlight and look into the slot on the left. You will see the edges of tiny gears. Take a pointy wooden (do not use anything metal) skewer (you know the kind you use for grilling shrimp) and gently turn the gears in a counter clockwise motion. The door will open and the tray should release. Remove any CD that may have been in the machine. Flip it back over, plug in and turn on. Tray will automatically go back in. Push the open button and it should now work properly. If not, at least you would have gotten a CD out of the machine had one been in the tray. This was really helpful to me since a Neflix movie had been caught inside! My player works fine now. And if it happens again, at least I know how to get it to release. Hope this helps. Regards, Doll
Posted on Feb 07, 2009
Is that happens with eject button on unit and eject button on remote also?
Posted on Oct 11, 2007
Hi i.m a technician electronic and some friend have same problem and this fixed with this code found in the manual
Press and hold SOURCE button on the front
panel for more than two seconds, release then press
and thats all it unlock
Posted on Nov 18, 2008
None work, I even tried http://www.videohelp.com/dvdhacks/samsung-ht-x40/8585 did not work
can you tell the firware version which ou tried this, firware version can be found from following link
http://org.downloadcenter.samsung.com/downloadfil ... UPDATE.pdf
mine is 1.06 and it did not work
Posted on Dec 09, 2007
ON THE DVD PLAYER HOLD STOP DOWN AND PRESS EJECT.HOLD BOTH UNTIL IT SAYS UNLOCKED.IT WORKED FOR ME.
Posted on Oct 22, 2008
# 6 worked for me after trying all the others!
Posted on Jul 30, 2008
#4 My dvd is open now because I used the solution #3.
Try this solution I thing is the correct one
Dvd player is off. Press and hold stop button and press eject.
Posted on May 17, 2008
Just wanted to let you know that the ''unit off and hold stop then hit open '' worked for us hope you lot sort urs soon!! cheers
Posted on Feb 04, 2008
Thanks guys it worked.... my wife and i had to use the remote to do this though, useing to buttons on the unit did not unlock it....
Posted on Jan 20, 2008
Ahhh found the solution... there's an error in the manual unit off - press and hold "pause" and press "eject" - unit will turn on and display "unlocked"
Ahhh found the solution...
there's an error in the manual
unit off - press and hold "pause" and press "eject" - unit will turn on and display "unlocked"
Posted on Oct 10, 2007
According to the manual you can: while the unit is off - press and hold "stop" and then press eject - it should turn on and show unlocked in the display It just doesn't work for me - nothing happens - please post if this solves your problem
According to the manual you can:
while the unit is off - press and hold "stop" and then press eject - it should turn on and show unlocked in the display
It just doesn't work for me - nothing happens - please post if this solves your problem
Posted on Oct 10, 2007
With unit on press and hold stop then hit eject. Eject locked will turn off!!
Posted on May 10, 2008
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