Question about Panasonic DVD-A110 DVD Player
The open/close button will not open the dvd tray and a "locked" message appears in the window.
To unlock, manually press and HOLD the open/close button & the stop button simultaneously, and HOLD them both down until the lock picture disappears. The DVD will eject when you press the open/close button. To lock the DVD inside the machine, repeat the same step, and it will lock it inside.
To unlock, manually press and HOLD the open/close button & the stop button simultaneously, and HOLD them both down until the lock picture disappears. The DVD will eject when you press the open/close button.
To lock the DVD inside the machine, repeat the same step, and it will lock it inside.
Posted on Oct 20, 2007
Often if there is a CD/DVD disk that fall inside of the system that disrupt the tray and or the mechanical parts of the tray. To make it open/close
Posted on Aug 04, 2007
Turn off the power cable for 10 sec,and then on again and press eject........and NO MORE PROBLEM
Posted on Dec 31, 2007
I had the same problem on my Sanyo DWM390 DVD Player. Found out later that My 2 year old was the culprit. Apparently there's a Demo Lock feature that will prevent the DVD from ejecting and you can activate the LM(Lock Mode) by holding down the Eject button for more than 10 sec. You can unlock it by doing the same thing. HOpe it helps, i was relieved i didn't have to buy a new player.
Posted on Jan 28, 2007
My jvc dvd player says locked on it and wont eject the disk inside! ive tried lots of diffrent ways but it just doesnt seem to work.
Posted on Sep 16, 2008
Press and hold STOP + PLAY button on the front panel of dvd player.more than 15 sec the player will be resetting
Posted on Mar 29, 2009
Is there a lock front panel button or on the remote in the menu some where?? thats what it sounds like as someone went into your menu and locked ya out??
Posted on Apr 08, 2006
I had this problem with my Panasonic RV-30. Basically anything I tried to do displayed "locked" on the player and "tray locked" on the screen. It let me play DVDs but not open the tray, or even turn the power off. To temporarily open the tray I was able to by unplugging the player and pressing eject right as I plug it back in. To fix the problem I reset the player to the factory defaults. I had to download the manual to find out how to do this. For my machine , when it was in the stopped mode, I had to hold down the rewind and pause buttons at the same time, then hold down the eject button for about 5 seconds (until "initializing" went away). Viola, my machine works again.
I tried messing with parental controls in the manu and it was unlocked, so it doesn't appear that was the problem. It looks like the machine got "confused" and needed the reset.
Posted on Jul 18, 2009
Usually panasonoc/technics have a tray locking device for all CD/DVD products for transit purposes(sometimes a removable platic clip), this is usually situated on the underside of the unit (see unpaking notes in handbook). Check to see if it is in the unlock position. You could try switching the unit off, then switch it back on whilst holding in the stop key on the unit, this often resets some functions.
Posted on Dec 31, 2006
If you keep the open button pressed in for about five seconds it will say unlocked on the display and be back to normal
Posted on Dec 31, 2006
The manual has instructions for this. it is a feature to keep kids from opening the dvd tray and using it as a cupholder, etc. when the trya is open, push and hold the open/close button until "locked" displays. to unlock, push and hold the button until "un-loc" displays. simple, eh?
Posted on Jan 02, 2007
Just to say thank you to the person or persons who gave me hint as to unlock my dvd player
Posted on Jan 10, 2011
Protect-plus lockout feature
On certain RCA, Memorex and other clone brand units, there's front-panel button lockout feature called Protect-Plus responsible for causing this aggregating problem.
The primary design intent of this feature is to disable the unit's DVD tray, including the front panel and remote control buttons (for demo units on display in stores) so the disc inside can't be stolen. The secondary intent is to prevent anyone from interfering with timed-recordings previously entered.
To deactivate the Protect-Plus front-panel button lockout condition, press and hold the POWER button (using your remote control) until the lock icon disappears. You will have to hold-down the button for about 10 seconds or so. The Memorex MVDR2102 remote control button you need to press is labeled Standby/ON/OFF rather than POWER.
Activating the Protect-Plus lockout feature works the same way. Be aware, the unit can inadvertently become locked, should you fall-asleep on top of the remote control and the POWER button gets held-down for a sustained period of time, long enough to trigger this troublesome feature.
Note this feature's no longer documented in the User Manual as you've unhappily already discovered. firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted on Nov 27, 2008
Follow the steps below to troubleshoot this issue.
Posted on Jun 06, 2008
Press the eject button on the machine until the door opens or until it says unlock.
Posted on Dec 21, 2007
Had the same prob with a sony dav dz it kept saying locked but after hours and hours of pressing random combinations it came off im sure it was unplug plugback in then hold power and open tray and tap stop or a combination of those buttons.i woud try it again on mine to make sure but i do not want to lock it again.
Posted on Nov 19, 2007
Unplug the DVD player. Plug it in again then power up. Then the tray will open normally.
Posted on Sep 25, 2007
On my Oritron (2001 model), I found the solution just to be turning it off, counting to 60 (about 1 minute), then turning it on again and pressing the tray/eject/open button ... on the machine (my remote works when it wants to for a couple of years, now).
Posted on Sep 01, 2007
This has been very helpful thanks
Posted on Aug 12, 2007
It is just malfunctioning and may be about to go out or may be out.
Posted on Aug 08, 2007
Thanks for the solution...
Posted on May 30, 2007
1. Turn on the player with the disc tray empty. 2. Press and hold the NEXT button on the front panel of the player. 3. While holding the NEXT button, press the STOP button on the remote. 4. The player will reset and power off. Your preferences have been reset. 5. Power on the player and set language and parental controls as desired. Return to normal
Posted on Apr 10, 2007
On SONY DVP-NS575P, when the DVD is in stand-by mode, hit RETURN (bent arrow), ENTER and ON/OFF. This should unlock the tray.
Posted on Mar 30, 2007
To unlock-whilst unit is turned off press and hold "stop/clear" button on remote and press the eject button on the unit.
Posted on Mar 01, 2007
On the remote their is a locked button. Push it and your fixed.
Posted on Feb 26, 2007
Press the open/close button for a loog time
Posted on Feb 25, 2007
Unplug appliance for approx 5 mins wait to reset chech menu on remote for help
Posted on Feb 11, 2007
PRESS 77 RIGHT ARROW AND IT WILL OPEN
Posted on Feb 06, 2007
If your DVD player is the 400 disk Sony unit, someone has locked you out. The operators manual tell you how to set and un-set the child lock (page 70 and 71). If you don't have the manual, it is available in PDF format from the sony website. plh
Posted on Feb 01, 2007
I had the tray locked problem on my Panasonic DVD RP91. The solution was to press power on the remote and stop on the dvd player at the same time. Instantly fixed.
Posted on Jan 29, 2007
Please press the POWER-ON Buttom on the IR-Fernbedienung and at the same time the BACKWARDS-Buttom on the DVD-Player
Posted on Jan 15, 2007
The best solution is the only one. ATTENTION: This solution doesn't work using the remote (I tried to surf and unlock from the comfort of my couch .... no way!) Get off your butt and walk over to the DVD player. The bottom line is that your wife, husband or kid (just like my 2-year-old son did) held down the eject (open/close) button too long and your tray locked. Do the same. Just hold it down (even though the "lock" sign disappears and it shows play-time) keep holding it down until it dispays un-lock. That's that! So easy. Now you can finally get that DVD out that you've been watching over and over for the past 5 days and pop in something new! HALLELLUEAH!
Posted on Jan 14, 2007
Throw it out the window and against a tree and never buy another sanyo product again
Posted on Jan 07, 2007
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: Locked dvd tray.
This sounds like the child lock has been inadvertently activated . Look through the manual to find the key combination to unlock it.
Hope this helps.
Spare head 2.
Posted on Jan 06, 2008
SOURCE: Locked dvd tray.
Try these they are common samsung unlock procedures.
PRESS STOP BUTTON FRONT OF UNIT AND POWER KEY ON REMOTE CONTROL TOGETHER. DISPLAY SHOWS "DEALER LOCK OFF" 2) PRESS AND HOLD FUNCTION BUTTON FOR MORE THAN 5 SECONDS, DISPLAY WILL THEN SHOW 'UNLOCK' 3) PRESS STOP ON UNIT AND POWER ON REMOTE. If still no good let me know I have A dealer account with Samsung & will enquire on your behalf. http://dysonmanuals.llc.nu/ Chris..
Posted on Feb 16, 2008
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