Hi! How can we help you?
Please sign in
for a more personalized experience.

Search

How do I program my DIRECTV remote control to change the TV input source?

Print
If you can change the channels and adjust your TV's volume using your DIRECTV remote, follow the steps below.
If you can't, click here to program your DIRECTV remote to work with your TV before proceeding with the steps below.
Image
Image
Slide the mode switch at the top of your
DIRECTV remote control to TV.
Image
Image
Press and hold MUTE and SELECT buttons
until the green light at the top of your remote
control flashes twice.
Image
Image
Enter 9-6-0 using the keypad on the remote
control. The green light should flash
twice again.
Image
Image
Slide the mode switch at the top of the
remote to the DIRECTV logo.

Was This Helpful?

 
We're sorry to hear that. Contact us orwith a specialist.
We appreciate you taking the time to help us improve our support site. Please take a minute to tell us how we can improve this answer to better serve you. Important: Comments are collected and periodically reviewed to help us improve answers in our knowledgebase. Due to the volume of feedback we receive, we are not able to respond to comments submitted here. If you require a response, please refer to our Contact Us page for ways you can contact DirecTV or click "email us" after you close this screen.

Related Questions

  • Select your remote to view programming options and instructions. Please note: We cannot guarantee programming compatibility for all makes and models of equipment. You c...
  • Select your remote control to see how to resolve the issue. Follow the simple steps below to troubleshoot your DIRECTV Universal Remote Control. Please note: The DIRECTV ...
  • If you’re having issues with your DIRECTV remote, there are a few possible solutions. The first is to check to see if your DIRECTV remote is set correctly. If you 're having trouble changing cha...
  • Here's an Interactive Guide for our two main remote control models. Click or tap any button to see what it does. If you want to learn more about DIRECTV remotes or order additional remotes, click h...
  • The DIRECTV universal remote can control up to four devices, such as your TV, HD DVR, DVD player, and audio receivers. Here’s a list of a few things that your DIRECTV remote can do: Equipment c...
Still need help? Contact us orwith a specialist.