How to program Genie Remote Control

Quick Steps to program Geneie remote to work with your TV, Genie mini and home audio system.

 

Step 1.

On Genie remote Press MENU button, select Settings and choose Remote Control.

Step 2.

On the screen highlight and select Pair/Program Remote.

Step 3.

Follow the on-screen wizard.

program Genie remote control

How to program Genie remote to control HDTV and audio devices.

 
Step 1.

Point the remote at Genie Mini, Genie HD DVR or Wireless Genie Mini. 

Step 2.

Press and hold the MUTE button and ENTER buttons together. When the green light at the top of the remote blinks twice,let go off the MUTE and ENTER button.

Step 3.

Your TV screen will display Applying IR/RF setup, you are in RF mode and ready to program the Genie remote.

Step 4.

Switch on the TV/audio device you want your remote to control.

If the above auto setup of Genie remote fails, follow below steps to program Genie remote manually.

Step 1.

On Genie remote Press MENU button, select Settings and choose Remote Control.

Step 2.

On the screen highlight and select Program Remote.

Step 3.

Select the device button like TV, audio you want to control with the remote.

Step 4.

Follow the on-screen wizard to complete programming.

 

How to Program Genie remote manually for your HDTV or audio device

 

Step 1.

Point the remote at your Genie HD DVR, Genie Mini, or Wireless Genie Mini. 

Step 2.

Press and hold the MUTE button and ENTER buttons together. When the green light at the top of the remote blinks twice,let go off the MUTE and ENTER button.

Step 3.

Enter the code 961 using your Genie Remote control.

Step 4.

Press the channel up button once and then Press Enter.

Step 5.

When the TV screen shows Your Remote is now setup for RF then press OK.

Step 6.

Switch on the HDTV or audio device you want your remote to control.

Step 7.

On Genie remote Press MENU button, select Settings, choose Remote Control and then Program Remote.

Step 8.

Select the device like TV, audio you wish to control with the remote.

Step 9.

Follow the on-screen wizard to complete programming. The directions vary for different devices.

 

How to Program Genie remote for a DIRECTV Ready TV

 

Step 1.  

 Point the remote at Genie Mini or Wireless Genie Mini or Genie HD DVR. 

Step 2.

Press and hold the MUTE button and ENTER buttons together. When the green light at the top of the remote blinks twice,let go off the MUTE and ENTER button.

Step 3. 

   When the TV screen shows Applying IR/RF setup, you are in RF mode and ready to program the remote.

Step 4. 

  Switch on DIRECTV Ready TV.

Step 5.  

  On your remote, press and hold the MUTE button and SELECT buttons together. When the green light at the top blinks twice let go off the buttons.

Step 6.  

  Enter Remote control code as per your TV make. Below are few most popular TV codes. Follow the link for more remote codes.

•    Samsung DIRECTV Ready TVs, enter code 54000 using your remote control.
•    Sony DIRECTV Ready TVs, enter code 54001 using your remote control.
•    Toshiba DIRECTV Ready TVs, enter code 54002 using your remote control.

Step 7.  

 Congratulations! The Genie remote is set up and ready to use for your DIRECTV Ready TV.

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