HD Cable TV Parental Controls

MBC HD Set-Top Boxes allow the customer to lock one or more channels. These channels can only be viewed after entering a four-digit password. To lock a channel:

  1. On the MBC issued HD Set-top Box remote, click “Menu”
  2. Scroll to “Channel Manager” and press “OK”
  3. Scroll to “Channel Edit” and press “OK”
  4. Highlight the channel to be locked.
  5. Press the red button on the MBC remote to lock that channel.
  6. Enter “0000” [4 zeros]. The default password is “0000”.
  7. The channel selected is now locked.
  8. Repeat steps 4-6 for each additional channel to be locked.
  9. When finished locking all desired channels, press “Quit”.
  10. Each time a locked channel is selected, the password will be required to view the channel.
  11. To unlock a channel, repeat steps 1-5.

If you have any questions about this process, please contact us.