The Restricted Profile function prevents access to certain apps or services when enabled.
Restricted Profile Setup
To manage this function, please use the following path:
[HOME] > [Settings] > [Personal - Security & restrictions] > [Restricted profile] > [Settings] > set up a new 4-digit PIN > re-enter your PIN to confirm > [Allowed apps] > select your chosen app > [Allowed / Not allowed]
Accessing your Restricted Profile
To start using your Restricted Profile on Sony's Android TV, please use the following steps:
[HOME] > [Restricted profile] icon in the settings menu > [Enter Restricted profile]. A new message "Switching to Restricted Profile" will appear on-screen before the function is activated.
NOTE: To exit your Restricted Profile, enter the category, select [Exit Restricted profile] and enter your 4-digit PIN. A message "Switching owner" will appear on-screen to confirm the function has been deactivated.
Changing the PIN in your Restricted Profile
You can also change your PIN using the following settings:
[HOME] > [Settings] > [Personal - Security & restriction] > [Restricted profile] > [Settings] > [Change PIN] > Enter your old 4-digit PIN > Choose a new PIN > Re-enter your new PIN to confirm.
Deleting your Restricted Profile
Finally, you can delete your Restricted Profile by selecting:
[HOME] > [Settings] > [Personal - Security & restriction] > [Restricted profile] > [Delete restricted profile] > Enter your 4-digit PIN
Creating or cancelling an existing PIN