Will I have to reprogram my remote control with the channel lineup change?:


In some cases, the ON DEMAND and other shortcut buttons, such as NEWS, will have to be reprogrammed. Below are steps to reprogram your remote on some popular remotes. For instructions on other remotes, go to the Program Your Remote section.


Universal remote model UR5U

  1. Press the CBL button
  2. Press OK/SEL and the ON DEMAND button simultaneously for 3 seconds
  3. The CBL button will light for 30 seconds
  4. Using the number buttons, enter the On Demand channel number then press Stop 
  5. Press CH+ to store the ON DEMAND channel number
  6. The CBL button will blink twice to confirm the channel number has been stored 
  7. Repeat for other shortcut buttons, such as NEWS, MUSIC or HELP.

Universal Electronics remote model 1056B
Clear the button memory:

  1. On the remote control, press CBL
  2. Press and hold Setup until CBL blinks twice 
  3. Enter the current channel number for ON DEMAND, and Setup will blink twice 
  4. Press the ON DEMAND button 
  5. Press and hold Setup until CBL blinks twice

Reprogramming the button’s memory:

  1. Press CBL
  2. Press and hold Setup until CBL blinks twice
  3. Enter the old channel number for On Demand until the Setup button blinks twice
  4. Press the ON DEMAND button
  5. Enter the new On Demand channel number
  6. Press and hold the Setup button
  7. Repeat for other shortcut buttons, such as NEWS, MUSIC or HELP.
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