How to Program a Polaroid Remote

By Andrew Smith

A Polaroid universal remote can be synced with four different types of electronic devices at one time. This remote lets you perform actions such as changing the channels on a television set and turning on a DVD player without having to switch between multiple remotes. Unlike many universal remotes on the market, the Polaroid remote does not have a "Code Search" key. You must manually enter the programming mode on the Polaroid remote in order to sync it with different devices.

Step 1

Turn the device/component on.

Step 2

Point the Polaroid remote at the device.

Step 3

Press the button on the Polaroid remote for the powered-up device (For example "TV" key).

Step 4

Hold down the "Set" button at the top of the Polaroid remote until the light on the remote blinks three times. Then, release the "Set" button.

Step 5

Press the "9" button on the number pad twice. Then, press the "1" button. The light on the remote blinks twice.

Step 6

Press the "0" button if programming the remote to work with a cable/satellite box, the "1" button for a TV, the "2" button for a DVD player or the "3" button for a VCR/audio device.

Step 7

Press the "Power" button on the Polaroid remote. Then, press "CH+" on the remote once every two to three seconds until the device turns off. Then, stop pressing "CH+."

Step 8

Press and hold down the "Set" key again until the light's remote blinks twice. The code is saved in the Polaroid remote.