Article ID : 00231120 / Last Modified : 09/13/2019

How to set up your Android TV to control the set-top (cable/satellite) box

    IMPORTANT:

    Steps to setup Set-top box control

    1. Press the HOME button on the remote control.
    2. Select Settings.
    3. Select Watching TV > External inputs > Cable/Satellite box setup > Cable/Satellite box control setup.
    4. Follow the on-screen instructions.

    Note:

    • Set-top box control compatible models have Cable/Satellite box setup in Settings > Watching TV > External inputs.
    • This feature may not work on some set-top boxes.
    • When operating the TV’s remote control, point it at the set-top box.
    • Depending on the external devices, some buttons may not respond.
    • If you press and hold a button on the remote control, the operation may not work. Instead, try pressing the button repeatedly.
    • REC(STB) on screen key does not work for STB devices which does not have the recording function.