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How to set a lock code on the DM100i, DM125 and more

Products affected: DM100®i, DM125™, DM200L™, DM225™

 

The lock code prevents unauthorized access to your mailing system in these two situations:
  • When system is in sleep mode
  • When the system is in a soft power-down mode, which occurs when you press Lock / Power on the upper right corner of your meter
Watch this video to learn how to create a lock code on your meter.



Follow these steps to set the lock code:
  1. Press Options
  2. Press Page Down twice
  3. Select Lock Code / Passwords
  4. Select Meter Lock Code
  5. At the prompt, enter a new 4-digit lock code
  6. Select Continue
  7. Re-enter the new lock code to confirm
  8. Select Continue
  9. Press Home to return to the Home screen
Follow these steps to change the lock code:
  1. Press Options
  2. Press Page Down twice
  3. Select Lock Code / Passwords
  4. Select Meter Lock Code. If there is an existing lock code, the system prompts for the 4 - digit code.
  5. Select Change Lock Code
  6. At the prompt, enter a new 4-digit lock code
  7. Select Continue
  8. Re-enter the new lock code to confirm
  9. Select Continue
  10. Press Home to return to the Home screen
Follow these steps to disable the lock code:
  1. Press Options
  2. Press Page Down twice
  3. Select Lock Code / Passwords
  4. Select Meter Lock Code. If there is an existing lock code, the system prompts for the 4 - digit code
  5. Select Disable Lock Code
  6. When the message Meter Lock Code Has Been Disabled displays, select Continue
  7. Press Home to return to the Home screen
UPDATED:  April 15, 2016