Setting Safety
SettingsSettings All Settings iconAll Settings icon General System Safety
You can put a lock on TV broadcasts or apps.
Set it to On to apply the lock.
TV Program Locks
TV Lock
Locks the TV shows you do not want your children to watch. In addition, locks the TV shows of your choice based on ratings by using the parental control function (V-Chip).
  • Children Age : TV-Y (Preschool children aged 2-6 years), TV-Y7 (Advise school children aged over 6)
  • Fantasy Violence : TV-Y7 (Advise school children; Suitable for children aged over 7 years. May contain fantasy violence.)
  • General Age : TV-G (General Audience. All ages admitted.) TV-PG (Parental Guidance Suggested. Some material may not be suitable for preschool children.) TV-14 (Parents Strongly Cautioned. Some material may not be suitable for children under 14.) TV-MA (Adults Only. Not suitable for children under 17.)
  • Sexually Suggestive Dialogue : TV-PG or TV-14
  • Adult Language (Violent Language) : TV-PG, TV-14 or TV-MA
  • Sexual Situations (Sexually Explicit) : TV-PG, TV-14 or TV-MA
  • Violence : TV-PG, TV-14 or TV-MA
The configurable items differ depending upon model.
Movie Lock
Blocks films that are broadcast and contain inappropriate content, based on the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) rating.
  • G : (General Audiences) All ages admitted
  • PG : (Parental Guidance Suggested) Some content is inappropriate for children
  • PG-13 : (Parents Strongly Cautioned) Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13.
  • R : (Restricted) Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian.
  • NC-17 : No one 17 and under admitted.
  • X : Adults only
The configurable items differ depending upon model.
Downloadable Rating
This function is only enabled when the TV receives the Region5 rated data. The name of the rating option may differ.
Supported only in the digital mode.
Channel Locks
Blocks the channels that contain inappropriate contents for children. The channels can be selected but the screen is blank and the audio is muted. To watch a locked channel, enter the password.
Application Locks
You can lock or unlock the application.
The lock function is not immediately available for the currently running application.
Input Locks
You can lock or unlock the Inputs.
Reset Password
Set or change the password for the TV.
The default password is set as “0000”.
Resetting a Lost Password
If you lose the password you set, you can reset it as follows:
  1. Press the SettingsSettings button on the remote control.
  2. Select All Settings iconAll Settings icon General System Safety.
  3. Press ChannelsChannels (Channels) UpUp ChannelsChannels (Channels) UpUp ChannelsChannels (Channels) DownDown ChannelsChannels (Channels) UpUp on the remote control. The master password input window will appear.
  4. Enter the numbers “0313” in the master password input window. The password will be reset.