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Product Help | Whirlpool

Setting the Control Lock on a Countertop Microwave

Setting the Control Lock Feature on a Whirlpool Countertop Microwave

The Control Lock feature disables the control panel pads to avoid unintended use of the microwave oven.

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To Lock/Unlock Control:

  1. Touch and hold CANCEL for about 3 seconds, until the tone sounds and the control lock icon appears in the display.  Repeat to unlock.
  2. The control lock icon will remain lit in the display until the control is unlocked.
  3. If any control pad is touched while the control is locked, there will be no response from the control.