Prism® TV: View locked shows using your Parental Control PIN

You can view locked programming by entering your parental control PIN after selecting a channel or program that is locked.

Viewing Locked Programming

View locked programming by selecting a channel

  1. To view locked programming, select a program by channeling up or down or use the NUMBER keys to enter a channel and press OK. (You can also use the GUIDE to browse programs and channels: Press GUIDE to see a list of programs. Use the UP and DOWN ARROW KEYS to select a program. Press OK.)
  2. You will be prompted to enter your PIN in order to unlock the content.
  3. Press OK.
    • Use the arrow keys to select UNLOCK THIS PROGRAM to view the current program.
    • OR you can also select UNLOCK ALL TV FOR 4 HOURS.
  4. Press OK.

If you have Locked Adult Programs, you will not be able to disable locking or reset your locking settings.

View locked programming by using the main menu

  1. Press the MENU key to bring up the main menu.
  2. Use the DOWN ARROW key navigate to the SETTINGS option and press OK.
  3. Use the DOWN ARROW to navigate to CONTROL CONTENT and press OK.
  4. Press OK again to select PARENTAL LOCKING.
  5. Enter your PIN and press OK.
  6. Select TURN OFF LOCKING and press OK.
  7. Select UNLOCK ALL TV FOR 4 HOURS.

If you have Locked Adult Programs, you will not be able to disable locking or reset your locking settings.

For more information on using your Parental Controls, watch the Help On Demand videos on creating your PIN, locking shows by rating and locking On Demand rentals.