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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

    4K 6 Tuners, 6 Tuners and Minis on TiVo Experience 3

    • Go to TiVo Central | Settings & Messages | Remote, CableCARD, & Devices | Remote Control Setup | Remote Control Pairing
      (see steps)

    4K 6 Tuners, 6 Tuners , 4K Minis, and Minis on TiVo Experience 4
    • Go to TiVo Home | left arrow to Menu | Settings | Remote, CableCARD, & Devices | Remote Control Setup | Pair your remote to your TiVo box
      (see steps)

  1. Push any button, (when pushing any button, make sure its's not Live TV) and the remote automatically pairs to the TiVo

  2. Hold your Remote no more than 3 feet from the TiVo

  3. The amber light on top will steadily blink until pairing is complete

  4. 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

  5. If the remote wont pair, reset the TiVo remote and try again

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