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Remote Codes and Programming Instructions

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DVD Dream® System

Programming Codes

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

Note: If your device brand is not listed, try the codes listed for other brands.



Code Choices

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Programming Instructions

Follow these steps to program the remote control to operate a television.

  1. Turn on the TV.
  2. On the remote control, press and hold the TV I/O button.
  3. While holding the TV I/O button, using the arrow buttons, enter the manufacturer code for the component. Note: If more than one code number is listed for the manufacturer, enter one code at a time until you find one that works.
  4. Press the ENTER button.
  5. Release the TV I/O button.
  6. Point the remote control at the TV.
  7. Press the TV I/O button to verify operation.


  • If more than one code number is listed for your device brand, enter one code at a time until you find one that works.
  • If none of the codes listed for your device brand worked, try codes listed for other brands or perform a search for the correct code (available only on certain models). Check the manual for information about the search option.
  • The previously entered code number will be erased when you enter a new code on the remote.
  • You may need to reprogram the remote after replacing the batteries.
  • If programming fails, you may need to reset the remote control: Remove the batteries, press each button twice, and then put the batteries back in.
  • The operation of a combination deck of any kind is not guaranteed.
  • Some functions of a device may not be controllable by the remote. Please refer to the device manual for details.
  • You may not be able to operate your non-Sony equipment with this remote control. This occurs when the device uses codes not provided for this remote. In this case, please use the device's original remote control or purchase a universal remote control that has a learning function.