RCA Universal Remote Codes & Program

Remote control of every device should make the life easier, but if you have individual remotes to operate all devices than things become confusing quickly.  Even you may have different kind of remotes for the same TV. In that situation many people thinks to program a RCA universal remote code to control all TV, amplifiers and set-top boxes.

To program a remote you can only use the TV, VCR or Cable box codes for your particular device brand to operate your combo unit. Some Cable box brands like- Jerrold, Scientific Atlanta can only be programmed using Code Search method by making use of Channel UP key rather than using ON/OFF during the code search. So you need to try using the code search method firstly and if it doesn’t come handy then give a try to code list search.

RCA Universal Remote Codes List

Remote codes and programming may already be done to operate your TV, VCR or cable box brand.  These remote code instructions are pre-programmed with the following RCA codes: VCR-000, TV-000, Cable Box-000, and AUX are programmed with the VCR Code 037. The simplest and fast running RCA Universal remote codes are listed down by using the brand name alphabetically.

How to Program RCA Universal Remote?

The brands which need programming of rca remote codes there are mainly two ways to program that are using the code list or code search.  You may have to use Code list if you have RCA universal remote codes list. And you need to make use of Code Search if you don’t have a rca universal remote codes list 4 digit available or the codes from the list doesn’t work or unable to operate a device.

Since the process of programming a remote can be quite tricky on its own So we have broken down the process in some easy steps so that you can easily understood them.  While programming a remote the initial thing you need to ensure is that your remote has working batteries and all the components are hooked up to be programmed.

How To Program RCA Universal Remote using Code Search:

  1. “Turn on” your devices like TV, DVD, VCRs or Cable box manually.
  2. Tap and “HOLD” the Code Search.
  3. Click on and release the component switch you want to set up (Television, VCRs). If you are using AUX with any of the components you are using, Click on and release the AUX first then the component button for the device type for which to remote code to be programmed.
  4. After this selected device switch will be flash once.
  5. Now release the CODE SEARCH.
  6. Tap OFF/ON repeatedly until your device will turns off (you may need to press the button up to 100 times at a rate of every 1 second).
  7. Once the component (TV, Cable Box) will turn off, press and release the ENTER.
  8. Press the device on button with any other key. If the components respond appropriately, no further programming is needed. Else you need to repeat all the steps again.
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How To Program RCA Universal Remote Code Lists

  1. Search the code for each device & brand from the available list.
  2. Click on and “HOLD” the CODE SEARCH
  3. Now Tap & release the TV, Cable or VCR button that you want to setting up.
  4. Similar to the code list method if you are using AUX device, first you need to press & release the AUX first then the particular component need to be programmed.
  5. When the selected component key is flashed then you may need to proceed for further step.
  6. Now, Enter the three digit code from TV, VCR or the cable box code list.
  7. Release the CODE SEARCH.
  8. While the device switched on, Press another tab, for instance- CHANNEL UP.
  9. If the component responds as require, then no further programming is needed there.
  10. IF the device doesn’t respond then repeat all the above steps again using another code from the list.
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With the proper code of component you can easily program an RCA remote control to take advantage of controlling your smart home devices that support remote control. You must need working batteries and proper list of codes to program a remote control.

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