Shopping cart

There are currently no items in your shopping cart.

    Philips Support

    How to lock / unlock a channel in Philips TV?

    Published on 2016-12-29

    Make sure remote control is in TV mode by pressing 'SELECT' button repeated until 'TV' lights up green:

    1. Press the 'MENU' button
    2. Press the cursor right
    3. Press cursor down to select CHANNELS
    4. Press cursor right
    5. Press cursor down to select CHANNEL LOCK. Press the cursor right. Enter the PIN code using numeric keys (0-9).
    6. If the PIN code is correct, the channel list reappears
    7. Select the channel with the cursor up/down and press the 'OK' button to lock or unlock
    8. Locked channels are indicated with a crossed box-graphic, unlocked channels with an empty box-graphic
    9. To switch between lock and unlock press the 'OK' button
    10. To lock or unlock other channels, select each channel with cursor up/down then press the 'OK' button
    11. You will only have to enter the PIN code once while the menu is active
    12. Press 'MENU' button on the remote control to exit the menu
    13. Each time you select a locked channel, the screen is gray and you are prompted to enter the PIN code

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Contact Philips

    We are happy to help you

    Looking for something else?

    Discover all Philips Support options

    Back to top

    Our site can best be viewed with the latest version of Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome or Firefox.