How to Open a Sentry Combination Safe With Only the Key

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How to Open a Sentry Combination Safe With Only the Key
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Sentry Safe makes a variety of safes for home and business use. Combination safes allow the user to open the safe without the need for keys. However, in cases where the owner forgets the combination or an emergency situation where the owner is unavailable, certain Sentry Safes are designed to function with a special override key that opens the safe without the combination. Using an override key is the only way to open a Sentry combination safe with only the key.

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  • Override key

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  1. 1

    Remove the cover between the knob and keypad.

  2. 2

    Insert the override key into the keyhole.

  3. 3

    Turn the key clockwise and hold it in position.

  4. 4

    Turn the knob clockwise and pull the safe door open.

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