Can I block adult channels on Freeview?

You can block adult content and hide adult channels by changing the parental lock settings on your Freeview box or TV. But there is no current plan to include pin protection within Freeview.

How do I block adult content on my smart TV?

To block content on your TV, navigate to and select Settings, and then select Broadcasting. Select Program Rating Lock Settings, and then enter the PIN (the default PIN is “0000.”) Turn on Program Rating Lock, select TV Rating or Movie Rating, and select a rating category to lock.

Can you block TV channels?

Use the Parental Control feature (available on most models). Have a “trap” on the line outside of your home to block the signal. Program your TV to block a channel (not all TVs have this feature).

How do I unlock adult channels?

To unlock IPTV adult channels on STB Emulator you would have to bypass the STB emulator parental control password that is blocking you from accessing the adult section of your IPTV service. STB Emulator will try to block the adult section and there is no way to remove the app permanently.

Can you delete channels on Freeview?

Go to ‘Menu > Settings > Edit Channels’. Enter 0000 when asked for the Password. Highlight ‘Edit Channel List’ and press OK. Scroll to a channel that you want to delete and press OK to tick the channel.

Do smart TVs have parental controls?

Most Smart TVs offer internet browsers and, while connected to your home broadband, will apply any parental control filters you have set to prevent your children from seeing anything inappropriate.

How do I put parental controls on Netflix?

To do this:

  1. Go to
  2. Scroll to ‘Profile & Parental Controls ‘and click on the profile you want to manage.
  3. Click ‘Change’ next to the Viewing Restrictions setting.
  4. Enter your Netflix password.
  5. Set the maturity rating for the programmes and films you want to allow in that profile.

How do I block news channels?

Blocking a YouTube channel on an Android device works the same way:

  1. Search for the channel you want to block and enter it.
  2. Press the three vertical dots in the top-right corner of the screen.
  3. Choose the “Block User” option.
  4. Confirm this choice by pressing “Block” in the subsequent window.

How do I deactivate a TV channel?

If the window heading is Favorite List press the Red button to switch to TV Services. Scroll up or down to the channel that you want to delete. Press the White Option button (called App on some remotes). Select Delete and press OK.

What is IPTV parental control password?

Step 3: Once you have selected the “For adult” option, you will be asked to input the password. The password typically depends on the server you are currently using or it may also have a default password, which is 0000, 2728, 9875, 8888, 4546, 5555, 9090, and 7274.