Maybe you’re like me. You’ve inherited a property/business or television that is actually a hotel model, and the programming is locked. It would be a shame to have to toss a perfectly good TV, right? After a lot of searching, I found that the following worked on various models of Samsung hospitality televisions.
Note: Don’t be a jerk and use these to jack around with hotels’ televisions. This is intended solely to be a resource for IT administrators and AV technicians.
Samsung 6-Series Hospitality TVs:
Other models, starting with the TV on:
Other Models, starting with the TV off:
Default passwords for Samsung hospitality TVs
Also, if you need to access the factory menu for a Samsung hospitality TV, you can access it by simultaneously holding the Menu button on both the remote and the TV itself. Once the factory menu appears, you can let go of the button combination. This can be used to disable the managed/hospitality mode.
And that’s it! I hope this can be a resource for someone else out there who has stumbled through the internet looking for information on unlocking an inherited TV like I did. If you know of any other tips or tricks regarding hospitality TVs, be sure to share them in the comments section below!