Article ID : 00187632 / Last Modified : 11/30/2017

Set Up Parental Lock after the Software Upgrade to Android 7.0 Nougat

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After the software upgrade to Android™ 7.0 Nougat (N), the Parental lock (Broadcast) and Parental lock (Streaming channels) settings (require separate PINs) on the Android TV™ merged and are now displayed as Parental lock that only requires one PIN.

Follow the steps below to set up the Parental lock:

  1. On the supplied TV remote, press the HOME button.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Under Personal category, select Parental lock.
  4. Enter either of the PINs that you used from the previous settings.
    • If the PIN you entered is valid, your TV will display Update your PIN, then select from the following settings:
      • Use the PIN you just entered
      • Set new PIN
    • If the PIN you entered is invalid, your TV will display Update your PIN so you can set a new PIN.