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How to unlock the screen menu

Hi,

I have a IBM ThinkVision 17" LCD screen. I'm not able to change the screen setting. Whenever I press any of the buttons other than the Brightness Adjustment button, I see a message which says ' Menu is Locked'

Please let me know how can I correct this.

Regards,
Shibu

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  • ourforce Apr 25, 2009

    I have the same problem! I have press the button for 10 seconds, and it confirms that the menu is unlock, and yet when I go into the menu it still say locked in "image properties". What is it acting this way?
    Thanks


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You need to press and hold the "enter" button for 10 seconds to unlock the controls for adjustment. After you have the settings where you want them you can press and hold the "enter" button again for 10 seconds to lock menuback up. This will prevent anyone from changing your settings by accident.

Posted on Jan 08, 2008

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    Thank you for suggestion

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It's now working properly. Thank you for suggestion.
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