How To Lock & Unlock Apps On Samsung Smart TVs

The above video shows how to lock and unlock apps on Samsung smart TVs.

Introduction

Welcome to a tutorial on locking and unlocking apps on Samsung smart TVs. If you have children in your home, locking apps on your TV can be a very helpful thing to know how to do.

Locking apps can come in handy when there are apps that are not age-appropriate on your TV, or if there are apps that you would like to restrict access to, such as games or streaming services.

Whatever your reason for wanting to know how to lock and unlock apps, you can follow the easy steps below to learn how to do it.

Steps To Learn How To Lock & Unlock Apps On Samsung Smart TVs:

• Tap the home button on your TV remote, next use the arrow buttons to navigate to the left until you get to apps, and tap the ok button to open the apps page.

• Tap on the settings cog in the top right of the apps page.

• Find the app that you would like to lock and select lock.

• You will have to enter your TV’s pin to continue, if you haven’t set a pin then the default pin will be 0000.

• That app will now be locked. If you go back to the Home Screen and tap the home button you will see that the app you locked now has a padlock icon, and when you tap on it you will have to enter the TV’s pin to open it.

• To unlock apps on your TV, tap on the home button on your TV remote, use the arrow buttons to navigate to the left until you get to apps, and then tap the ok button to open the apps page.

• Tap on the settings cog in the top right of the apps page.

• Go to the app that you would like to unlock and select unlock.

• You will have to enter your TV’s pin to unlock the app. That app will then be unlocked and you wont need to enter the pin to use it anymore.

That draws an end to this tutorial! If you have any questions please leave them in the comments section down below!

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