RCA Remote Control Code List

By Eric Benac

The RCA Universal Remote is a remote that can be programmed to work with most televisions, VCR's and cable boxes. Each brand has a specific code that must be programmed into the remote. The Universal Remote manual has a list of codes but this manual may easily get lost and make your remote more difficult to program. Some codes may be shared by devices.

RCA

The RCA Universal Remote has eight different codes for RCA televisions and nine for VCR's. There are two different codes for cable boxes. The TV codes are 000, 006, 011, 019, 027, 034, 038 and 044. The VCR codes are 000, 005, 007, 008, 028 035, 037, 054 and 069. The cable box codes are 000 and 027.

Philips

There are 13 different television codes for Philips televisions. These codes include 006, 007, 010, 011, 013, 016, 033, 035, 037, 038, 043, 066 and 073. There are two VCR codes, which are 008 and 029. Philips cable boxes have 11 different codes. These codes are 007, 008, 009, 021, 026, 028, 029, 032, 033, 040 and 041.

Magnavox

The RCA Universal Remote uses 13 different codes for Magnavox televisions. These codes are 006, 007, 010, 011, 013, 016, 027, 033, 035, 043, 066, 087 and 089. Magnavox VCR's have four codes, which are 008, 029, 053 and 056. Cable boxes made by Magnavox have 11 different codes. These codes are 007, 008, 019, 021, 026, 028, 029, 032, 033, 040 and 041.

GE

GE televisions use 11 different codes. These codes are 000, 008, 009, 011, 012, 027, 038, 068, 086, 089 and 091. There are five different codes for GE VCR's. These codes are 000, 007, 008, 032 and 053. There are no cable box codes available for GE.

Philco

There are 15 different codes available for Philco televisions. These codes are 006, 007, 010, 011, 013, 016, 019, 027, 033, 035, 037, 038, 043, 087 and 089. There are four different VCR codes. These codes are 008, 029, 053 and 056. There are no codes for Philco cable boxes.

Emerson

The RCA Universal Remote has 17 different codes for Emerson televisions. These codes are 011, 026, 027, 028, 029, 030, 031, 032, 037, 042, 053, 064 065, 067, 075, 076 and 079. There are 18 different Emerson VCR codes. These codes are 008, 009, 010, 013, 015, 020, 023, 027, 034, 041, 042, 047, 057, 062, 065, 067, 068 and 070. There are no codes for Emerson cable boxes.

Samsung

Samsung televisions use nine different codes with the RCA Universal Remote. These include 006, 011, 014, 015, 019, 027, 036, 037 and 077. The remote has five different VCR codes, which are 007, 013, 022, 032 and 042. There is one cable box code and it is 044.

Mitsubishi

Mitsubishi televisions use 11 different codes. These codes are 006, 011, 014, 019, 022, 027, 041, 055, 056, 061 and 068. Mitsubishi VCRs use five different codes. These codes are 004, 005, 027, 035 and 040. There are no codes available for Mitsubishi cable boxes.