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CHILD LOCK ON TELEVISION

We have the above tv which our 10 month old child has SOMEHOW activated the child lock and we haven't got the instructions and are at a loss as how to unlock it! ANY ideas?

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  • Umgumby Dec 26, 2007

    Some way my wife allowed our daughter to lock the TV to the "Line-in" station using the universal remote. I can't figure out how to unlock it and the remote isn't responding. PLS help and the tv model is Samsung CXJ1352 tv/vcr combo. Without that tv I'm forced to watch what my mother-in-law views when she visits and I can't take that again =/

  • anyian Jan 03, 2008

    we have lost remote control for samsung tx20c5df tv/vcr combo and it is locked any ideas how to unlock have tried a universal control

  • chrisyyh1 Apr 19, 2008

    A bit complicated. Bought a big Philips 36" tv from ebay, unfortunately didn't come with remote. The childlock has somehow been activated and I've no idea how to unlock it. Do I need a remote or can it be unlocked manually? Not obvious what model the tv is, serial numbers on the back may help - Philips UVSH W76EGV023X815. Sorry it's pretty vague, hoping there is a standard procedure for Philips tvs.

  • Arthur Aldrich
    Arthur Aldrich May 29, 2008

    Have an AIWA VX-S207U. Need to deactivate the v-chip. Anybody have an unlock or reset code?

  • Anonymous Jul 22, 2008

    no funciona ningun boton y la pantalla esta negra

  • amdouglas Jul 29, 2008

    I need to remove the child lock from my tv.

  • saa8 Aug 18, 2008

    hi iaccidently put in wrong password and the set is locked, any idea how i can unlock it.

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The lock sometimes causes unwanted trouble--if it gets accidentally turned on and you don't know the code, you can find yourself unable to fully enjoy the full range of available television stations. Please apply the following possible 5 different solutions taht verified by different users and than hopefully you'll be back to watching regular TV ....


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