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Program the Cox Digital Interactive ER1 Remote Control for a VCR

Last Updated: Thu, 24 Jun 2010 > Related Articles

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Summary

If the Cox Digital Interactive ER1 Remote Control does not work with your VCR, program the remote using the steps below.

Solution

Cox Digital Interactive ER1 Remote Control

To program the remote to control your VCR, perform the following steps:
1
  1. Turn on the VCR that you want the remote control to control.
  2. Move the VCR / VOD slide switch on the remote control to the VCR position.
  3. Before moving to step 2, read steps 2 – 4 completely. Highlight or write down the code(s) you want to program.
2
  1. Point the remote control away from all devices.
  2. Press and hold the SELECT button and the VCR button until the LED on the remote control blinks twice.
3
  1. Refer to the manufacturer’s codes to locate the code for the type and brand name of the VCR that you want the remote control to control.
  2. Using the number buttons on the remote, enter the first three-digit code listed in the manufacturer's codes for your VCR.

    Result: The LED on the remote control blinks twice.
4

Aim the remote at the TV, and then press the POWER button, PLAY button, or the STOP button.

Result:

  1. The VCR performs the operation associated with the selected button.

    For example, if the POWER button is pressed, the VCR turns off.
  2. If the VCR does not operate properly, repeat steps 2 – 4, trying each code listed in the manufacturer's codes for the VCR brand until you find one that works.

All steps complete.

 


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