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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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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
1 1 Reply 153 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 56 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 209 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 357 Views

Program Yamaha yas-207

No code for Yamaha yas-207 
by Joeburner01 on Aug 26, 2018 9:05 AM
1 1 Reply 167 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 366 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 416 Views

RC65 Remote no longer controls volume, Hitachi & RC73 Remotes do.

DTV installed 5/18/18. I have a RC65 remote that worked perfectly with my Hitachi Roku 43R80 TV up to last week when it would no l...
by rgh43 on Jul 24, 2018 5:51 PM
9 9 Replies 728 Views

TV goes to ROKU screen instead of Satellite screen

When I turn on the television with the Genie Remote it goes to the Roku screen instead of the Direct TV screen. How can I change t...
by onodream on Jul 15, 2018 12:40 PM
5 5 Replies 300 Views

Sony SA-CT260H sound bar won't power on with remote

I have a genie remote, and can program it to control volume, but it will not turn the sound bar off and on. Any ideas?
by JohnnyDanger on Jul 14, 2018 10:10 PM
6 6 Replies 897 Views

How many "new" remotes do I have to go through before one works?

I have a Sanyo DP42841, a DirectTV receiver model h25-500. About 3 months ago the volume, TV input, ON, Off, Power buttons on the ...
by drcheri on Jun 26, 2018 2:10 PM
1 1 Reply 420 Views

caller ID display

How do I get phone caller ID on new Genie software ? No Extras menu in new software.
by Kgator on Jun 22, 2018 4:27 PM
1 1 Reply 290 Views

HDMI output not supported

I feel like I am in the Twilight Zone. Up until 2 weeks ago my phone was streaming perfectly to my TV. A little background .. I am...
by twebigwill on Jun 21, 2018 7:27 PM
16 16 Replies 3528 Views

Cant control tv volume

The volume is stuck on max, can't control with direct tv remote or tv remote. Help plz
by Katalinajo on Jun 14, 2018 10:53 PM
3 3 Replies 562 Views

2 tv remotes

Have one RC73 remote. We sit across the room from each other can I have another remote for the same tv??
by Cochpat on May 29, 2018 8:29 PM
3 3 Replies 324 Views
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