How to Program an RCA Universal Remote Control

Program your RCA remote to work with your TV without code search instructions.

You will need

  • RCA universal remote control
  • TV
  • Other devices (optional)

Step 1 Find TV button Find the TV device button near the top of your remote, usually in the top right corner.

Step 2 Find the on-off button Find the power button near the top of the remote, usually located in the middle at the top.

Step 3 Press and hold buttons Press and hold the TV button; the TV button will illuminate. Then press and hold the power button at the same time.

Step 4 Release the buttons Release both buttons once the remote buttons below blink. The TV button should now stay illuminated.

Step 5 Press and hold play Point the remote at your TV with the TV turned off. Press and hold the play button at the bottom of the remote.

Step 6 Hold the play button Hold the play button down until the TV turns on. You’ll see the TV button blink as it transmits codes to the TV.