How to Program DirecTV Remote to Onn TV

If you are wondering how to program the DIRECTV remote to Onn TV, then you’ve come to the right platform.

Pairing your DirecTV remote to your Onn TV is quite simply just like how you can pair it with other major and even on-mainstream TV brands.

Today, in this guide, you will learn how to program this smart remote to your  Onn TV.

How to Program DirecTV Remote to Onn TV

How to Program DirecTV Remote to Onn TV

In order to accomplish your programming successfully to the Onn TV, you will need the correct manufacturer’s code for the remote and then follow instructions on the screen.

This is because each TV brand has a unique code that will enable you to pair it with any remote aside from its default remote. This code once you enter it in the programming process, will successfully pair with the TV.

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Below, we will look at the two types of DirecTV remotes; Genie and the Universal DirecTV remotes, and how to program them.

How to Program a Genie Remote

If the DirecTV remote you have at home is Genie, then you will need to follow these steps to program your DirecTV Genie remote to your Onn TV.

These steps generally apply to most TV brands.

Step1: With the remote in your hand, Press and Hold the Mute and Enter button till the green light indicator blink twice. Release the buttons.

Step 2: After you see the prompt that says, ” Applying IR/RF Setup,”  turn on your DirecTV Ready TV.

After that, hold down the Mute and Select buttons on your remote until the green light blinks twice again, and let it go once again.

Step3: You will be prompted to enter the correct manufacturer’s code. Check for your TV code and enter it. Once it is entered correctly, your Onn TV will be paired with the DirecT Genie Remote.

If you don’t know your  Onn TV code for the DirecTV remote. Here are the commonly used Onn TV Codes mostly used when programming.

  • 5028
  • 0514
  • 5104

If the above codes do not work, then you can also try these codes. Onn TV’s are manufactured by the company Durabrand. So it is assumed that codes for the Ts the built should also work for the Onn TV as well.

These codes include: 10178,10171, 11665, 10180, 10463, 11570, 11595, 11034, and 10178.

How to Program a DirecTV Universal Remote

If it’s also that you have a DirecTV universal remote, then you will have to set it up a little differently.  Here are the setup instructions.

Step 1: Switch to TV mode. You will find the button at the top of the remote and switch it to TV mode. Make sure it is on TV.

Step 2:  Press and hold the Mute and Select buttons together. Let the green light flash twice and let the buttons go. After that, enter 960. The lights should flash twice again. Finally, slide the switch of the remote back to the DirecTV logo.

Where Can You find DirecTV Remote TV  Codes?

If you are struggling to find the correct code for your TV, you can use the DirecTV online code lookup tool to find the code that would work for your TV brand.

How Many Devices Can You Program on a DirecTV Universal Remote?

You can pair up to four devices to your DirecTV universal Remote. It can be programmed to work with devices such as TVs, game consoles, sound systems, and DV players. It should be noted however that you can only pair one device of each type at a time.

Can You Program a DirecTV Remote with a Voice Remote?

At the moment, DirecTV does not offer any type of voice remotes. You may try it with other third-party devices but there is no guarantee it will work.

However, DirecTV can be set up to work with any Alexa device. Any models of Amazon Echo, Dot, or Tap should be able to sync with your DirecTV box and control it remotely.

Final Thoughts

As you can see, the steps above for programming your remote to Onn TV are easy to do.  Although Onn TV is not a mainstream brand, it can still easily be detected by most universal remotes and be programmed.

Once you get the correct code and input it, then you are good to go.


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