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Remote won't program to Emerson tv.

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#1 OFFLINE   onan38



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Posted 10 May 2009 - 05:39 PM

Hi all,Just bought a Emerson LC320EM93 tv from wallyworld for my grandmother.I have tried all the emerson codes listed in the instruction book and the directv codes as well for the remote.Even tried to auto find the code still no good,even googled trying to find code.Will this tv just not program to the Directv remote.She is 89 years old and has trouble using one remote to turn tv on and for the volume and another to change channels on her Directv box Thanks for any help!

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#2 OFFLINE   miketorse



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Posted 10 May 2009 - 05:55 PM

I'm sure Edmund/Tivoburkee can confirm, but I believe there is NO remote out there today that is preprogrammed with the codes for the new Emerson TV's. I think you are out of luck.

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#3 OFFLINE   boba


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Posted 10 May 2009 - 10:01 PM

Seeing you got it from Wally World take it back and get a TV that the D* remote can operate.

#4 OFFLINE   Aztec Pilot

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Posted 11 May 2009 - 01:09 PM

I have had this problem in the past. The codes eventually show up for directv. The problem is that is a new model and it is hard to tell who made it.
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#5 OFFLINE   Stuart Sweet

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Posted 11 May 2009 - 01:11 PM

I'm going to move this to the General Discussion forum with the hope of attracting our resident remote master, Edmund :)
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#6 OFFLINE   Shades228



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Posted 11 May 2009 - 02:47 PM

Since it's for your grandmother I would recommend taking the TV back and getting a different one. If you call Emerson you might find out who actually manufactured the TV. I would try the scan code method again. Just to make sure you didn't go too fast or that something wasn't missed. Remember when the code scan has gone through all the codes the led will blink multiple times indicating that it's done.

#7 OFFLINE   putty469



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Posted 11 May 2009 - 03:40 PM

It is made by Funai, who also makes LCD's for other brands. I have this TV and only a universal remote will control everything. I use one by Universal Remote and had to manually program the Emerson buttons into it. Edmund answered this question around Christmas when Wal-Mart had a sale on these TV's.

Buy your Grandma a universal remote or take the TV back.
My Setup:
HR20-100 - Vizio XVT553SV 1080p - HDMI
H21-200 - Vizio VX42L 720p - HDMI
HR23-700 - Emerson 32" 720p - HDMI
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Computer - Windows 7, DirecTV2PC
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Network - Linksys WRT54G and Charter 20/2 HSI

#8 OFFLINE   bjdotson



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Posted 12 May 2009 - 08:11 AM

Using the remote control search on the directv web site helped me in a similar situation with a new tv. Scan didn't work. posted codes didn't work
Got code at following url:





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Posted 13 May 2009 - 07:00 PM

None of the Emerson LCD tvs will program to the rc64 or rc64r remote. I have gone through the code search several times on multiple tvs of varying screen size to make sure.

Take it back if that is an option.

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