REMOTE CODES & PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

RM-Y186

Programming instructions for this remote are shown at the bottom of this page.

Select the brand name from the drop down list for each component for which you want to see codes.

Component

Brand

Code Choices

Cable Box
 
Digital Satellite receiver
 
DVD Player
 
Laser Disc Player
 
VCR
 

Programming Instructions

Follow these steps to program the remote control.

To control a VCR or DVD:
  1. Turn on the VCR or DVD.
  2. Open the lid of the remote control.
  3. On the remote control, move the AV1/2/3/DVD switch to AV1, 2 or 3 for a VCR or DVD for a DVD player.
  4. Press the CODE SET button.
  5. Close the lid of the remote control.
  6. Press the FUNCTION DVD/VCR button.
  7. Using the number pad, enter the component's manufacturer code.
  8. NOTE: If more than one code number is listed for the manufacturer, enter one code at a time until you find one that works.

  9. Press the ENTER button.
  10. Open the lid of the remote control.
  11. Point the remote control at the component.
  12. Press the POWER button to verify operation.
To control a cable box or digital satellite receiver:
  1. Turn on the cable box or satellite receiver.
  2. Open the lid of the remote control.
  3. Press the CODE SET button.
  4. Close the lid of the remote control.
  5. Press the FUNCTION SAT/CABLE button.
  6. Using the number pad, enter the component's manufacturer code.
  7. NOTE: If more than one code number is listed for the manufacturer, enter one code at a time until you find one that works.

  8. Press the ENTER button.
  9. Release the CODE SET button.
  10. Point the remote control at the component.
  11. Press the SAT/CABLE power button to verify operation.

NOTES:

  • If a new code number is entered, the code number previously entered will be erased.
  • When the batteries are replaced, the programmed codes may be erased. It may be necessary to reprogram the remote after replacing the batteries.
  • The operation of a combination deck of any kind is not guaranteed.
  • Some product functions may not be able to be controlled by the remote control. Use the remote control provided with the component.
  • In some rare cases, you may not be able to operate your non-Sony equipment with the supplied remote control. This is because your equipment may use a code that is not provided with this remote control. In this case, please use the equipment's own remote control.