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I have just been given a toshiba projection colour t.v model number 40PW13P, when i try to acess the menu panel to alter the settings it comes up panel lock ?? how do i unlock this feature ?? thank you

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Hi I have the same model. you will need a remote that came with it...

u need to access the menu button on the remote and use direction cursors to select special features.
once highlighted press down cursor to select "panel lock" then select right cursor to switch off (as it will be on) then exit menu.

it should now work

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