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Protect settings access on EX / C codecs

Is there a way you can lock access to the menus from the remote control / touchpad on the EX60/90's or C-40 codecs?

We have previously used MXP family codecs and on there you could set a simple password to stop end users getting in and messing around with the settings, you could even do kiosk mode which was great for more public areas.

I am stuggling to find anything similar on the EX/C series.

Any help much appreciated.

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On the C series codecs you can SSH into the codecs and use the 'xcommand systemunit menupassword set password' command to set a password for the touch screens. This puts a password on the advanced settings menu on the touch panel. I dont know how this works with a remote, I'm assuming it locks it out from there as well. You can use the help in the ssh terminal to make sure the syntax is right on the xcommand.

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Protect settings access on EX / C codecs

On the C series codecs you can SSH into the codecs and use the 'xcommand systemunit menupassword set password' command to set a password for the touch screens. This puts a password on the advanced settings menu on the touch panel. I dont know how this works with a remote, I'm assuming it locks it out from there as well. You can use the help in the ssh terminal to make sure the syntax is right on the xcommand.

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Protect settings access on EX / C codecs

Thanks Justin,

Worked a treat! Strange how this is not in the manual nor can be done from remote itself of the web interface.

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Protect settings access on EX / C codecs

Yeah, it is in the one of the admin guides or user guides I believe. I think it was just  a note on commands in the CLI. I took note of it so I wouldnt have to remember where I got it later.

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Protect settings access on EX / C codecs

Also you can manually  enter password in C-series system for advansed settings in main menu for TRC.

Never seen this settings in toouchpanel.

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