How to lock/unlock Apps on Samsung TV?

Last Update date : Nov 19. 2020

To lock or unlock Apps on your Samsung TV, follow these steps:

Please note: The navigation path in this article is using 2018 models as an example

1 From the Home screen, navigate to and select APPS
Select Apps
2 Select Settings (Gear Icon) on the top right of the screen

Please note:

• For 2017 Models, select Options on the top right of the TV Screen
• For 2016 Models, select Options on the bottom right of the TV Screen

Select Settings
3 Select Lock/Unlock for the App that you want to lock or unlock

Please note: Locking an App requires a PIN to be entered every time you try to access a locked App

Select Lock or Unlock
4 Enter your TV PIN and then select Done

Please note: By default your TV PIN is 0000

Enter PIN
5 To unlock the App, repeat steps 4 and 5

Please note: The lock icon on the App indicates that the App has been locked

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