How Do You Program a Radio Shack Universal Remote?

By Greyson Ferguson

Radio Shack produces a wide variety of different products that you can use with your home electronic devices, including universal remotes. These remotes allow you to control multiple devices, including a television, DVD player, VCR or cable receiver, from a single remote once the remote has been programmed by following a few simple steps.

Things You'll Need

  • Radio Shack universal remote

Step 1

Power on the television or the other device you want to use.

Step 2

Press down the button you want to program (such as TV, cable or VCR).

Step 3

Push and hold the "Setup" button until the LED light on the front of the remote flashes twice.

Step 4

Push "9," "9" and "1."

Step 5

Press the "Power" button, then select the programming button (TV, Cable, VCR) back and forth until the device powers off.

Step 6

Push the "Setup" button once more to lock the code into place.