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Problems with Virgin Remote Control

The volume and mute buttons do not seem to be working correctly, all the other buttons show a red light when pressed, but the volume and mute buttons show a green light instead and do nothing, does this mean I need to order a new remote?

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PhilipC wrote:

The volume and mute buttons do not seem to be working correctly, all the other buttons show a red light when pressed, but the volume and mute buttons show a green light instead and do nothing, does this mean I need to order a new remote?


This is normal behaviour. The remote shows red when sending to the Virgin box, & green when sending to the TV. If the instructions are not getting through to the TV then try the TV's remote to check the TVis not at fault. If the TV's remote works then try pairing the Virgin remote with the TV again as per the instructions that were provided with it.

https://assets.virginmedia.com/help/assets/documents/remote_type12_uei_codelist.pdf

su1718.jpgCable customer since 1993. Services: FH TV, Sky Sports & Movies (2xV6), Talk Anytime Phone, VIVID 350, Virgin PAYG Mobile

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Thank you,  I had to have a new tv and didn't realise about the pairing as your engineer set up the virgin box and remote for me, only problem I have is that I seem to have mislaid the instructions, do you know where I could get them from (I have downloaded the codes for the new tv from the link you supplied)

 

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PhilipC wrote:

Thank you,  I had to have a new tv and didn't realise about the pairing as your engineer set up the virgin box and remote for me, only problem I have is that I seem to have mislaid the instructions, do you know where I could get them from (I have downloaded the codes for the new tv from the link you supplied)

 


As I am not sure which TV box you have ( & hence which remote), look at the linked page below & find the picture of your Virgin remote type. There are instructions as to how to pair each with the TV, plus a link to the remote codes table used on each remote:

http://community.virginmedia.com/t5/Help/Set-up-Your-Virgin-Remote-Control-to-operate-the-Volume-and...

PS. I am not a Virgin employee, just another customer with a decent knowledge of VM equipment.

su1718.jpgCable customer since 1993. Services: FH TV, Sky Sports & Movies (2xV6), Talk Anytime Phone, VIVID 350, Virgin PAYG Mobile

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Re: Problems with Virgin Remote Control

if you have a sound bar unplug & try pairing v6 remote with tv again worked for me
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