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Pairing a TiVo Remote



You can pair a 6 Tuner or Mini with the following remotes:

  • TiVo Series 5 Remote Control
  • TiVo Experience 4 with Voice Remote Control

These instructions are not for IPTV equipment

Resolution Steps

  • Go to TiVo Home | left arrow to Menu | Settings | Remote, CableCARD, & Devices | Remote Control Setup | Pair your remote to your TiVo box
    (see steps)
    • Push any button, (when pushing any button, make sure its's not Live TV) and the remote automatically pairs to the TiVo
    • Hold your Remote no more than 3 feet from the TiVo
    • The amber light on top will steadily blink until pairing is complete
    • If the activity light flashes red with each button press, your remote is on partially paired (in IR mode)

      In this case:
      • Hold down the BACK and TIVO buttons together until the activity light turns solid red
      • Release the buttons
      • The activity light will slowly flash yellow, then flash 5 times quickly
      • When completely paired, the activity light flashes yellow with each button press
    • If the remote wont pair, reset the TiVo remote and try again

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