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Set or Cancel a PIN Code for an Android TV

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Before You Start

Set or Cancel a PIN Code

For Broadcast Channels

  1. On the supplied IR remote control, press the HOME button.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Under the Settings, select Personal.
  4. Under the Personal category, select Parental lock (Broadcast).
  5. Select PIN Code.
  6. Set your desired 4-digit PIN code.

Note: If you forgot your PIN code, enter the master PIN code for your TV.

For Streaming Channels

Note: This function is only available when you connect the TV to the internet and install specific apps.

  1. On the supplied IR remote control, press the HOME button.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Under the Settings, select Personal.
  4. Under the Personal category, select Parental lock (Streaming channels).
  5. Set your desired 4-digit PIN code.

Note: If you forgot your PIN code, perform Clear data:

  1. On the supplied IR remote control, press the HOME button.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Under the Settings, select TV.
  4. Under the TV category, select Apps.
  5. Select Live Channels.
  6. Select Clear data.
  7. Select OK.

For Restricted Profile

  • When you set your PIN code for the first time:
  • If you've already set up a PIN:

Note:

  • You need to enter your PIN code to do the following:
    • Exit Restricted profile mode.
    • Delete information from your profile while not in Restricted profile mode.
  • If you forgot your PIN code, delete it from your profile and perform a factory data reset .
  • You can only delete your PIN code from your profile when not in Restricted profile mode.