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What does it mean when it says protected program -14

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When that shows up on Television click on menu and go to vchip then go under tv ratings and MPAA rations and click view next to the ratings you want to allow on the tv

Posted on Aug 28, 2010

  • magwiech Sep 10, 2010

    Everytime I hit menu, it locks another channel instead of giving me a screen menu.



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