How to Program Your TV to a DirecTV Satellite Remote

By Jason Taetsch

The DirecTV remote is designed to control the features of the satellite and receiver. The remote also features additional support to control the volume, power and channel functions of your TV. Use the scan function of the remote to program your TV into the DirecTV remote.

Step 1

Turn on the TV you want to program.

Step 2

Move the "Mode" switch on the top of the remote to the "TV" position.

Step 3

Press the "Mute" and "Select" button until the green light on the remote blinks twice.

Step 4

Press "9911" on the remote's keypad to put the remote in programming mode.

Step 5

Point the remote at the TV and press the "CH UP" button repeatedly until the TV turns off. Press "Select" to store the programming code for your TV.