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Have you run into trouble programming or using your DIRECTV Remote? Don’t worry, this page will offer you all of our most helpful support for your remote controls.

Regardless of whether you have a Universal or a Genie DIRECTV Remote, we’ll offer you help on setting up your remote, programming your remote, troubleshooting your remote and even how to use your tablet or mobile device as a remote control.

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changing battery in the remote

If the tv is on, and I change the batteries in the remote, will it shut off the tv while doing so?
by Kathleenbrophy on Jan 6, 2019 2:49 PM
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RCA TV model # RTU5540-c

My new TV is a RCA model #RTU5540-C and my remote is a RC73 . I can not program this remote to control this tv volume or power on ...
by RoscoeTexas on Jan 2, 2019 7:20 PM
1 1 Reply 113 Views
113 Views

Audience on Demand Issue

My Direct TV remote is an RC73. When I go to the guide for CNN channel 1202 I automatically go to the on demand feature. How do I ...
by Bigbun18 on Dec 31, 2018 7:51 AM
1 1 Reply 73 Views
73 Views

New Sharp tv none of the codes worked to program remote LC55Q7030U

I have tried all the codes available to me to get this RC72H remote to program to this TV. with no luck. I am the person in this c...
by Starling on Dec 25, 2018 9:07 AM
1 1 Reply 92 Views
92 Views

Remote control

My remote control doesn't work at all anymore. Is it a possibility that you can send me a new one or if not where can I buy a Dire...
by Bklotz on Dec 20, 2018 9:07 PM
1 1 Reply 310 Views
310 Views

Programming remote for new QLED Samsung TV

Can’t program remote (for Genie) to recognize new QLED Samsung TV (Q7F series). Any suggestions?
by Unityman on Nov 26, 2018 4:56 PM
4 4 Replies 244 Views
244 Views

Programming an Lg TV

We have a new Lg OLED TV but I can’t find the Remote code for it. Does anyone know what it is? Thanks & Happy Thanksgiving 🦃
by kaps77 on Nov 22, 2018 10:04 AM
1 1 Reply 159 Views
159 Views

Use tv remote instead of direct tv remote

Can I JUST use my new LG tv remote in replace of the Direct tv remote
by donzi888 on Nov 20, 2018 10:50 PM
4 4 Replies 232 Views
232 Views

Remote does not communicate with receiver. .I did the mute/enter and it did not fix

Remote does not communicate with my receiver. Did the mute/enter combo , but did not fix.
by Larjerhar on Nov 9, 2018 5:12 PM
2 2 Replies 628 Views
628 Views

program remote rc66rx to DVR HR22

just got a new remote rc66rx and I need to match it to my DVR hr22 and my Samsung TV need help
by lboy150 on Nov 7, 2018 4:53 PM
1 1 Reply 106 Views
106 Views

is there a way to find my directv remote thru the the satellite dish?

i cant find my direct-tv remote, its somewhere in my bedroom. but i dont know where? is there a way directv can use the satellite ...
by dancer2323 on Oct 8, 2018 6:22 AM
1 1 Reply 345 Views
345 Views

Remote Functions not working

Guide button does not always work on remote. Everything else does sometimes you have to keep pressing or hold it in. Change my gen...
by scope412 on Sep 30, 2018 4:09 PM
1 1 Reply 460 Views
460 Views

Program Yamaha yas-207

No code for Yamaha yas-207 
by Joeburner01 on Aug 26, 2018 9:05 AM
1 1 Reply 341 Views
341 Views

Caller ID

HR44/500 ReceiverOur caller ID was working last night but now nothing comes up when phone rings. Have tried everything to get it b...
by tclc0811 on Aug 25, 2018 12:49 PM
1 1 Reply 442 Views
442 Views

Still having problems with RC66RX controlling TCL TV

New TV, older remote. Found remote code 11756 on another string and have repeatedly tried to get the TV to respond using the "lega...
by warcloudwells on Jul 28, 2018 11:01 AM
3 3 Replies 510 Views
510 Views
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