Make sure your TV and your receiver are both on.
Use this tool
to look up the 5-digit code for your TV. There could be more than one code for your brand of TV.
Slide the MODE switch on your remote control to the TV position.
Press and hold the MUTE and SELECT buttons at the same time until the green light at the top of your remote flashes twice, then release both buttons.
Using the number buttons, enter the 5 digit code for your brand of TV. The green light under the TV should flash twice.
Aim the remote at your TV and press the VOLUME UP button. If the volume doesn't increase, repeat Steps 3-5, trying a different 5-digit code for your TV. If your remote control fails to program using all available codes, try scanning for additional codes
. If one of the codes worked, proceed to the next step.
Press and hold MUTE and SELECT buttons until the green light at the top of your remote control flashes twice.
Enter 9-6-0 using the keypad on the remote control. The green light should flash twice again.
Slide the MODE switch on your remote control to the DIRECTV position.