How Do You Program a Radio Shack Universal Remote?

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Program your electronic devices with a Radio Shack universal remote.

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.


Step 1

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

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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.

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