How to unlock your SONY KDL49WE660BAEP
There are many situations that cause your SONY KDL49WE660BAEP to be blocked or locked. First, a few come from small simple technical problems.
Secondly, you may have retrieved a television from a hotel or hospital as they get rid of their old TVs.
In this case, it is blocked in “hotel” or “hospital” mode.
The last one is that you bought a used SONY KDL49WE660BAEP and a password is still saved on it.
In all these cases, we are here to help you solve your problem.
Here is how to unlock your SONY KDL49WE660BAEP.
Simple technical problems locking your SONY KDL49WE660BAEP
First, check that your remote has charged and ready-to-use batteries.
If so, also check the connections behind your television: are the cables all connected properly and are in good condition? Continue by checking that your boxes and decoders are running and functional.
If red or orange lights are on, this is a bad sign! Finally, you may have chosen to switch to the universal remote control. Unfortunately it may encounter difficulties with your SONY KDL49WE660BAEP.
If this is the case, go to the website of the manufacturer of your remote control, and go in its product sheet.
Then, enter the code indicated by the Support team you have previously contacted.
SONY KDL49WE660BAEP locked in “hotel” or “hospital” mode
Hotels and hospitals sometimes change their television equipment and leave your future SONY KDL49WE660BAEP to the streets.
What a great deal! Until you realize, by turning on the television, that it is protected and thus locked by a “hotel” or “hospital” mode.
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Do not panic! It is possible to unlock your SONY KDL49WE660BAEP locked in “hotel” or “hospital” mode! To do this, press the “Menu” buttons on the TV and the remote control simultaneously, starting with the menu button on the TV.
This for about 7 seconds.
The factory menu will appear.
Press the “Menu” button on the remote control again, then “OK” to select the line: “[Manufacturer name] hotel/hospital mode setup”.
You are in the hotel or hospital mode menu. Select “No” on the first line with the “OK” button on the remote control. Press the “Menu” button on the remote control and turn off your SONY KDL49WE660BAEP. Finally, turn on the TV.
There you go! You just have to set it up as you wish.
A password not deleted on SONY KDL49WE660BAEP
You wanted to make a good deal by buying a second-hand SONY KDL49WE660BAEP, but a nasty surprise awaits you when turning it on or configuring it: the former owner has locked the access with a password and has forgotten to tell you.
And give it to you! The easiest first step to unlock your SONY KDL49WE660BAEP password is to call back, or send a message to the former owner.
However, he or she may have forgotten it! In that case, do not get upset.
The default codes are 0000, 1234, 1111, 7777 or 9999.
Your television does not lock like a phone, you can try as many as you want.
If none of these works, you will have to take the user manual, or go to the website of the manufacturer of your SONY KDL49WE660BAEP.
Then, go in its product sheet to download the manual.
In the help section, you will find a password to enter to redefine the password.
Enter it and redefine the password. Finally, in the settings of your television, deactivate your password.
To conclude on unlocking your SONY KDL49WE660BAEP
We’ve just seen how to unlock your SONY KDL49WE660BAEP.
However, if you encounter any difficulty, do not hesitate to ask for help from a friend. Or ask for help from a professional who will guide you step by step. We hope we helped you unlocking your SONY KDL49WE660BAEP!
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Navigate to APPS, and then select Settings.
Select an app to lock or unlock, and then select Lock/Unlock.
Enter the PIN – the default PIN is “0000”, but you should change it so your children can’t guess it. Change the PIN by navigating to and selecting Settings.
Can you password protect TV?
Parental controls / Parental lock (Broadcast) Select Settings.
The next steps will depend on your TV menu options: Select Watching TV → Parental controls.
Select Watching TV → Parental controls → Parental lock (Broadcast) → PIN Code.
Can you put Parental Controls on a TV?
Block programs by rating To block content on your TV or projector, navigate to and select Settings, and then select Broadcasting.
Select Program Rating Lock Settings, and then enter the PIN (the default PIN is “0000”).
Turn on Program Rating Lock, select TV Rating or Movie Rating, and select a rating category to lock.
How do I unlock my Sony TV?
– Press Quick settings > Navigation keys up > Channel > Parental Controls and press OK.
– Enter your PIN code if necessary.
– Select Channel Blocked and press OK.
– Press Navigation keys up or down to select the channel you want to lock or unlock, and press OK.
How do I turn off restricted mode on my Sony TV?
– Press the home button on your remote.
– Select Help under settings.
– Under Help please select Contact and Support.
– While on the contact and support, Press RED, 4, 3, 5, 7, and PLAY buttons on your remote in order.
– Once it’s done your tv will reboot and it will perform now the factory reset.
To show the operation User Interface (UI) when the TV is ON, single press the Power button.
To move to the next item (toggle) when the UI is displayed, single press the Power button.
To select a highlighted item when the UI is displayed, long press the Power button.
How do I unlock my Sony TV without a remote?
– Adjust the volume.
– Select the channel.
– Select the input source of TV.
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