Why Won’t My Vizio Remote Work??

Just unplug the TV from the power outlet and hold down the power button on the side of the TV for 15 seconds.

Doing this drains residual power and can clear up odd issues.

Then plug the TV back in and power it on.

Test the remote again to see if it’s working.

How do I program my TV remote?

How to program a remote from GE

  • Remove the battery cover and batteries from the GE universal remote.
  • Download the list of codes for your model from the Jasco website.
  • Turn on the device you’re programming (TV, DVD player, DVR, etc.).
  • Hold the SETUP button for four seconds until the indicator light illuminates red.

How do I set up Vizio SmartCast?

  1. Open the VIZIO SmartCast App on you Smart Phone or Tablet.
  2. Tap on the menu button. From there scroll down and tap on Setup a New Device.
  3. Follow the setup prompts. After you complete the setup your device will be paired to the HTD or HDTV.

How do you find your 4 digit code on your TV?

The four- digit code numbers are listed in the Set-up Code list below. 2. On the remote control, press the [TV] button once; it will blink once. Then press and hold the [SETUP] button until the selected mode key blinks twice.

How do I program my new Vizio remote?


  • Manually turn on your TV (or device you want to control)
  • Press the TV (or device) button and hold for 5 seconds until the LED flashes twice.
  • Find the programming code for your TV (or device) in the code list and enter it using the Number Buttons.
  • Point the VIZIO remote control at the device and press the POWER button.

Where is the VIA button on my Vizio remote?

Once the application is deleted, use the Right and Left Arrow buttons on your VIZIO remote to highlight the Connected TV Store and press OK on your VIZIO remote. Use the Up and Down Arrow buttons on your VIZIO remote to highlight All Widgets and press OK on your VIZIO remote.

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