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I have a DIRECTV Ready Samsung TV in my Genie Whole-Home HD DVR setup. Can I use my TV remote to control my TV?


Yes. Use the table below to see how the buttons on your Samsung TV remote control correspond to the buttons on the Genie Remote Control. 

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DIRECTV RC71 Samsung TV Remote
Power On/Off Same function as RC71
MENU Same function as RC71
LIST Same function as RC71
EXIT Same function as RC71
ARROWS & SELECT Same function. Arrow buttons on RC71 are swipes on Samsung RC virtual pad.
CHANNEL/PAGE Same function as RC71
VOLUME Same function as RC71
RED Same function as RC71
GUIDE Same function as RC71
ENTER/BLUE Buttons have same function, they bring up the Mini-Guide
MORE Brings up the virtual remote on the TV screen. Samsung RC ONLY
VIRTUAL PAD RIGHT BUTTON Brings up the virtual pad on the TV screen. Samsung RC ONLY
DASH Same function as RC71
PREV. CHANNEL Same function as RC71
INFO Same function as RC71

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