When your Samsung universal remote is not working, check the batteries. Replace the batteries with new and if it still wasn’t working, make sure that nothing is blocking the sensor on the lower right side of the television. Try using the remote in close proximity to the sensor.
If your Sanyo TV Remote is not working and its red light is blinking, check your Bluetooth connection and pairing. Make sure that the Sanyo TV Remote is in full synchronization with your Sanyo TV. Also, make sure all batteries in the Sanyo TV Remote are fully charged.
Take the batteries out, and put them back in. Then restart your Google Chromecast, and your TV by turning them at the wall outlet then turning them back on again. After that, verify the remote is set up correctly in the ‘remote and accessories’ option in the settings of Google TV.
If your Westinghouse TV Remote is not working and neither is the Westinghouse Remote’s Sensor, turn off your Westinghouse TV’s power for about thirty seconds. Then hold the Westinghouse TV Remote’s Power Button for thirty seconds and then release it. Now reconnect the Westinghouse TV’s power source and see if the Westinghouse TV Remote is working again.
Reboot your remote, the universal remote hub (if your remote uses one), and the device you’re trying to operate. This is done by removing the batteries from the universal remote and putting them back in, and unplugging the hub and other device(s), and plugging them back in.
A Cox remote not working is caused for the following reasons, the batteries are drained or aren’t installed the right way around, the Cox remote is not paired to the TV, Cox set top box. Or, you don’t have line of sight from the front of the remote to the infrared sensor on the front of the devices.
First take the batteries in out to reset the remote and see if that’s resolved the issue. If not perform the following, replace the batteries with a new pair, unplug your Xfinity device and plug it back in to reset it, factory reset your Xfinity remote and re-pair it to your TV and Xfinity device.
If the Sonos remote is not working after updates, reinstall the updates again. Any glitches within the network signal or the updates can cause the remote to not work. Go to the Sonos app Settings and choose Online Updates. The app will automatically install any updates.
If the DIRECTV remote is not responding, make sure the batteries are working. Replace the batteries with fresh alkaline batteries. Gently clean the battery terminals with a Q-tip and rubbing alcohol, removing any dirt that could affect the connection.
The RCA TV remote sensor will not work if the signal is being obstructed. Make sure there are no other electronic devices nearby that can interfere with the signal. Remove any objects between the remote and TV that could block the sensor from sending a signal.
If your Panasonic Remote is not working and is not pairing with your Panasonic TV, press down on the Action and Power Keys at the same time for at least 5 seconds. You should then see all of the buttons for all the components start to blink. Then press the TV button.
If your ATT TV Remote is not Working and won’t update, reset it to factory settings. Press and hold down the Dash and Apps buttons together. Watch for the LED lights to blink blue 2 times. Then press the Red Button on the side of your ATT TV Remote and check it for normal functioning.
If the Now TV Remote is not working and is not changing volume, this could be a problem with the Mute function being enabled. Press the Sound Level Buttons Key on the Now TV Remote. Then press on the Mute and Unmute Buttons to make sure the Mute function is not enabled.
If your Android TV Remote is not working and neither is the Remote Keyboard, hold down the Shift button on the Android TV Remote. Press Character to select the type of character desired. Then select lowercase letters abc or Upper Case Letters ABC. Now press Home Network to select the character for Space.
If your Wii Remote is not syncing and keeps calibrating, place it on a flat surface with the buttons facing downward for ten seconds. Be sure that the Wii Remote is placed parallel to your TV screen. After the ten-second period, go ahead and point the Wii Remote back at the TV screen.
A good first step to take is to check that you have all the channels available. Click Menu on your remote and scroll through until you find the TV Guide Main Menu. Find the area marked Setup and select that. Once in here, you need to look for the section marked No Auto-Tune.
If your cable remote will not turn on/off your TV you may need to reset your devices. If you’ve changed the batteries in your remote, hold the power button to see if it will turn on your TV. If it does not, move on to resetting both your cable receiver and TV.
If your Wii remote is not working and is not showing the cursor, check to make sure that the pointer lens is not obstructed. Check the battery strength and then make sure that Wii remote is in sync. Check the sensor bar to make sure the sensor bar wire is not frayed.
The Bose remote will not work if the batteries need to be replaced or if the spring in the battery housing is bent. The remote must be within 20 feet of the Bose soundbar to work properly. Make sure no objects are interfering with the signal or are in the path of the signal.
If your Comcast remote is not working, go to your Comcast account to troubleshoot a list of common issues. Select MANAGE TV > TROUBLESHOOT > CONTINUE > RESTART DEVICE > START TROUBLESHOOTING. This process will take about 5 minutes but will resolve the issue.
Anytime your Hisense remote is not working, check the batteries first. They may need replacing or they may have been inserted backward. Replacing the batteries with fresh, new batteries will allow a stronger signal to reach the TV from the remote. If the problem is not the batteries, there may be something obstructing the signal between the remote and the TV.
Anytime your sharp TV remote is not working, the first step to getting it working again is changing the batteries. It’s an easy step that is all too often overlooked. Use high-quality batteries and make sure they are installed in the remote control properly. Otherwise, there may be something blocking the signal between the remote control and the TV.
Anytime your Phillips TV remote is not working you should check the batteries. Low batteries will cause the remote to act sluggish and it may be difficult to get the TV to respond unless you are very close to it or the remote is pointing directly at it. Keep some fresh batteries on hand and replace them periodically to get the most out of your TV viewing.
The wireless signal can be malfunctioning, the infrared signal can be blocked, the internal computer on the remote and/or your TV needs to be restarted, or there is a power issue caused by empty batteries or debris on the battery terminals. Apply the steps explained at the top of this article.
If the Dish remote will not control or change the TV volume, check the cable connections. A loose cable connection will disrupt the communication between the receiver and the TV. Also, make sure the cables are connected to the right ports of any other electronic devices.
If your Wii Remote won’t turn on/charge or won’t hold a charge, check the battery by pressing the Sync button. If you see 4 flashing lights, your battery is fully charged. One flashing light indicates the lowest level of charge and you may have to replace either the batteries or the Wii Remote.
A reset of the remote control will often help to get it working again. Remove the batteries, press every button (one at a time), and operate the switches in every position. Each button should be held down for 2 seconds. Replace the batteries and start using the remote.
If your Hulu remote has a blinking green light and you notice that it is not working as consistently as it should, this typically means that the batteries are going out and need to be replaced. Be sure to replace the batteries with high-quality options to get the best operation from your remote.