Initial Settings (continued)
Some movies contain scenes that may not be suit-
able for children to view. Many of these discs contain
parental control information that applies to the com-
plete disc or to certain scenes on the disc. Movies
and scenes are rated from 1 to 8, depending on the
country. Some discs offer more suitable scenes as
The parental control feature allows you to block
access to scenes below the rating you input, thereby
preventing your children from being able to view
material you believe is unsuitable.
1. Select "Rating" on the PARENTAL CONTROL
menu then press b.
2. To access the Rating, Password, and Country
Code features, you must input the 4-digit security
code you created. If you have not yet entered a
security code you are prompted to do so.
Input a 4-digit code and press ENTER. Enter it
again and press ENTER to verify. If you make a
mistake before pressing ENTER, press CLEAR.
3. Select a rating from 1 to 8 using the V/v buttons.
Rating 1-8: Rating one (1) has the most
restrictions and rating eight (8) is the least
If you select unlock, parental control is not active
and the disc plays in full.
If you set a rating for the player, all disc scenes with the
same rating or higher are played. Lower rated scenes are
not played unless alternate scenes are available on the
disc. The alternatives must have the same or a higher
rating. If no suitable alternative is found, playback stops.
You must enter the 4-digit password or change the rating
level in order to play the disc.
4. Press ENTER to confirm your rating selection,
then press SETUP to exit the menu.