• Program Your Remote
  • Volume Control
  • Common Buttons
  • Batteries
  • Replace Your Remote

Overview

Program your Time Warner Cable remote to control your TV using the instructions below. There are two common ways to program your TWC remote to work with your TV and other devices, such as your DVD, DVR, etc.

Auto-Search Method (recommended)

Program your remote by displaying the code that works with your TV. This option scans through all of the codes in the remote control, one at a time, allowing you to identify the correct code.

Manual Method

Program your remote by looking up and then entering a code that corresponds with your TV brand.

Auto-Search Method (recommended)

The Auto-Search Method scans through all of the codes in the TWC remote control, one at a time, allowing you to identify the correct code. Follow these steps:
  1. Turn on your TV.
  2. On your remote, press and hold SET until the LED blinks twice and then release.
  3. Point the remote control at your TV and enter 9 9 1. The LED will blink twice.
  4. Press POWER.
  5. Press CH+ one or more times until your TV turns off.
  6. Press SET to lock in the code. The LED will blink twice to confirm the code has been stored.

Note: If your remote does not control your device after following the steps above, try the Manual method.

Manual Method

You can set up the TWC remote control by entering a code that corresponds with your device’s brand. Using the filters below, select a device and a corresponding brand to see applicable codes.
If your brand is not listed, please open the PDF version of the manual to find your code then follow the instructions below.
Select a device:
Select the device brand:
Find your device codes using the dropdown options above, then follow these steps:
  1. Turn on your TV.
  2. On your remote, press and hold SET until the LED blinks twice and then release.
  3. Point the remote control at your device and enter a code assigned to your brand. The LED will blink twice if the correct code is entered.
    Note: If the code you enter is invalid, the LED will display a long blink and exit programming mode. If that happens repeat steps 2-4 using a different code.
  4. Press POWER. Your device should turn off.

Note: If your remote does not control your device after following the steps above, try the Auto-Search method.

Volume Control

Once your TWC remote control has been programmed to turn your TV on and off, it is automatically set up to control your TV’s volume.

To switch volume control so that it operates the Digital Adapter, follow these steps:

  1. On your remote, press and hold SET until the LED blinks twice and then release.
  2. Enter 9 9 3. The LED will blink twice.
  3. Press and release the digit 2 button. The LED will blink twice.
  4. To switch back to controlling volume for your TV, repeat steps 1-3 except press the 1 button in step 3.

 

Commonly Used Buttons

Understanding the buttons on your Digital Adapter remote is essential to unlocking its full potential.
 
DTA POWER turns the Digital Adapter on or off.
 
TV POWER turns your television on or off.
 
MENU opens the Digital Adapter's menu, allowing you to access language, settings and closed captioning options.
 
INFO displays information about the program you are watching or a selected program in the Guide.
 
LAST returns the Digital Adapter to the channel you were viewing previously.
 
PROG is used for programming and pairing of the Digital Adapter.
 
SELECT, OK or ENTER selects a highlighted program or menu item.
 
GUIDE displays the program guide on your TV screen.
 
SETUP is used for programming and pairing of the Digital Adapter.

Buttons may vary by remote brand and model. Some Digital Adapter remote buttons might not have any functionality.
 

Batteries

If your TWC remote begins to malfunction, your batteries might need to be replaced.

Installing/Replacing
  1. Remove the battery cover on the back of your remote and take out the old batteries.
  2. Carefully install two new AA batteries as shown in the illustration inside the battery cover.
  3. Replace the battery cover.

Replace Your Remote

If you have tried replacing your batteries and you are still having issues with your TWC remote control, it may be time to trade it in. Bring your old remote with you to a local TWC Store and trade it for a newer model or contact us for a replacement.