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I locked my Rca tv front panel

My brother locked this tv my grandmother gave me but she dont remember the password and the front panel wont unlock how can i unlock it with a universal remote???? please help!!!!

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If I knew the model number I could tell you where to find your manual. I'll give you a link to the website that can help find your manual at the end. If you haven't already tried here is another method that may work.
US V-Chip TV Rating Limit
The V-Chip TV Rating Limit lets you decide which TV programs can and cannot
be viewed.
To set TV programming limits:
1. Choose Parental Control from the MAIN MENU. If Parental Controls have
previously been locked, you must enter your password.
2. Highlight and select US V-Chip. Then select V-Chip TV Rating.
3. Once you get to the V-Chip TV rating limit screen, use the arrow buttons
and OK on your remote to change the status of a TV program rating or
content theme from View to Block.
4. For TV rating limits to take effect, lock Parental Controls by accessing the
Lock parental controls menu.
The following sections give you more details about how to change the status of
TV program limits.
Note: If you forget your password, follow step one above to get to the
password entry screen. Then press the VOL+ and CH+ buttons on the TV's
front panel at the same time for at least 8 seconds. You will receive an
on-screen message that Parental Controls have been unlocked once y
Or try this link to help find your particular model number and download your manual. http://support.rca.com/index.html

Posted on Jan 04, 2008

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SOURCE: RCA Model 27V513T FPA Lock On

hey i have the same problem only i don't have a remote and i locked my tv out of my own stupidity. its model no. is 27V512T if you're any good with chips mabye you figure out a way to reset the tv.

Posted on Feb 23, 2008

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SOURCE: front panel lock on RCA TV

front panel was locked by accident and we do not have the original remote control only an after market and ir does not access the menu, can I unlock it without the remote control?

Posted on Jul 12, 2009

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SOURCE: I have a RCA tv that has no remote and the front

I have rca tv with no remote and the fpa is locked...how do I unlock it?

Posted on Jul 20, 2009

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SOURCE: my front panel is locked to my RCA 14F514T ...how

COMO DESBLOQUEAR EL PANEL DE CONTROL DE MI RCA

Posted on Jan 07, 2010

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If you remember your pass word then you can use any remote that operates the TV to reset the menu selection. However if you don't remember the password, then sorry, the original remote must be used.
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Selecting this option lets you lock (disable) or unlock (enable) the TV's front

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