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HI, my remote for my Tv no longer works and it has been child locked, we have bought a universal remote but it will not work. Is there a way to unlock the child lock as we need to turn down the volume on it. Thanks

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  • mallory3 Aug 16, 2008

    I,big IRISH, thanks we tried it and it didnt unlock it.

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Good Day, mallory3; Try unplugging the TV from it's a/c source (reset). If this a MIT"S: To unlock the keyboard press and hold the "menu" button on the front panel for 10 seconds. Good Night & luck, big IRISH.

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  • MICHAEL MULLINS Aug 17, 2008

    Good Day, mallory3;

    It sounds like the front button assembly is defective. You can unplug it by removing the speaker and then the small panel, follow the wire harness. Then unplug. Then you should be able to use the TV via the remote.

    Give the Model Number and Brand and I'll locate part.

    Good Luck, big IRISH.

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