Question about Sony SLV-679HF VHS VCR

5 Answers

Remote CTL model RM-V210 doesn't allow programming of the VCR.

I acquired a new VCR , still in the box, model SLV-679HF without a remote. I purchased a Sony Universal remote model RM-V210 does not allow me to setup the VCR. Can't get a menu, can't set time, can't program. it

Posted by on

  • 1 more comment 
  • kg3171 Oct 01, 2008

    I have programmed the remorte to ooperate the TV and turn the VCR On & Off. I cannot get a menu to set time or time record TV shows
    This first advice was worthless.

  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2014

    I cannot program my VCR...I have purchased a new remote control and that does not allow me to program my VCR Model 5423

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2014

    need code for Sony VCR model SLV-N-500

×

5 Answers

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Master:

    An expert who has achieved Level 3.

  • Master
  • 479 Answers

For detailed instructions with pictures and remote diagrams and how to use instructions just click this link
http://www.universal-remote.net/sony.html
as you can also read this instructions and try to use your remote.

With our Universal Remote Control, you have instant control over virtually any TV anywhere in the world. All you do is simply hold the mute button for 5 seconds and you have total control to change channels, turn volume up or down, power on or off, or mute.There is NO need to enter a confusing universal remote code for each television.
Our Universal Remote Control works on all TVs all over the world. Not only does it work on all TVs, it also works on large screen Plasma and HDTVs. We guarantee this Universal Remote Control will work for your TV, or your money back! Most Sony TVs will respond in 3 seconds, some brands may take up to 20 seconds.
The Universal Remote Control is so small, you can easily fit it in your pocket, purse, or wallet. It also has a strong keychain clip if you would like to attach it to your keys.
This Universal TV Remote Control comes very handy when you stay at hotels, Dr office waiting rooms, sitting at bars, and fitness gyms. The remote will not mess up any programming on your existing TV! It will simply act as a replacement for your broken or lost universal television remote.
Universal Remote Control Simple Setup

* Point it at a TV set and press the Mute/Power button. (Mute button if TV is already on, or Power button if the TV hasnt already been turned on)

* Keep pointing it at the TV until the TV turns on or muted, most TVs respond in about 5 seconds, the most is up to 20 seconds. (Other universal television remote you find in stores take minutes to program and enter long confusing codes)

* Once the TV is muted or turns on, simply let go of button and you have total control. You can use the remote as if you had the original remote, and responds instantly. ENJOY YOUR FREEDOM of choices with our remote!
Most remote controls require minutes of programming a universal remote code into each television while you read the confusing instruction manual.

Posted on Oct 01, 2008

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Genius:

    An expert who has answered 1,000 questions.

  • Master
  • 1,124 Answers

To get your VCR working with your universal remote control you have to use some of these codes for Sony 017,026,038

Posted on Oct 01, 2008

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Sergeant:

    An expert that has over 500 points.

  • Expert
  • 268 Answers

I think what everyone is trying to say here is that the universal remote may not allow you to pull up functions like the setup feature on the VCR....they are usually meant for just the basic functions such as rewind/pause/forward/on/and off. To use the full functions of the VCR your best bet would be to buy the original remote for that model VCR

Here is a link to one: http://www.sony.newremotecontrol.com/catalog_item.php?catnum=141815311

Hope that helps you out a bit , and sorry for the bad news!

Posted on Oct 01, 2008

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 10,594 Answers

Hi,
You need 141815311 RMT-V2 REMOTE CONTROL to operate your VCR properly as its supplied remote with VCR. Price is approx $23 and available at Sony Accessories. Please write model number in search box and click for result.
Regards,

Posted on Oct 01, 2008

  • Shahid Electronics
    Shahid Electronics Oct 01, 2008

    " 141815311 "
    RMT-V2 REMOTE CONTROL

×

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Genius:

    An expert who has answered 1,000 questions.

  • Master
  • 1,011 Answers

Dear sir/madam,

http://www.thompsontv.com/rcarc.html

click the above link and programmed your remote control..

thanks
good luck

Posted on Oct 01, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Program a JVC remote to operate a SONY CD/DVD Player (DVP-NC85H)


Becuase this model IS a DVD player, the remote controller will not allow another of the same type. This remote can be programmed to control a TV, Cable Box, DBS tuner, and VCR. It will not control VHS or another DVD player

Sep 18, 2014 | JVC Remote Control RM-STHD5J p/n:RMSTHD5J

1 Answer

My Sony VCR Model SLV-662HF will not accept cassettes. I am using a universal remote control. The VCR's display shows APC 71501 and 81508. Do these APC codes refer to the VCR or the All In One universal...


The codes are to program the universal remote control to communicate with the Sony VCR. Try programming the universal remote using one of these: 60000 60032 60033 60035
The acceptance of the cassettes may not be related to the use of a universal remote control. If the URC doesn't have the "equivalent" functionality of the VCR's original remote control, you may not be able to use the URC to perform the functions of the original remote control.

Dec 13, 2013 | Sony Slv-662hf 14" Vcr Plus Rmt-v266...

1 Answer

Looking for code to use with a Sony Remote Control RM-V210 and an AT&TUverse cable box - not the dvr box.


2986,2973,2988,2993 are the codes to check. If you wish to get more details, check these sites. http://remotesearch.blogspot.com/
http://electrohelponline.blogspot.com/
Pull up previous posts by its left sidebar, or type in the brand name and model number to of your set, to its search box, and press 'Enter' or view it in Mosaic / Timeslide option.

Sep 22, 2013 | Sony RM-V210T Remote Control

1 Answer

Where can i buy new belts for this model SLV679HV


Now days it's all about trial and error w/ vcr belts. Your best bet is to find a tech that has several of the old belts in stock. It doesn't have to be exact, but needs to be very close in size to the original.

Nov 02, 2010 | Sony SLV-679HF VHS VCR

1 Answer

Just purchased a used sony slv-d300p without a remote. Where can I purchase one


eBay.com offers many Remote Controls. Input the brand and model of your Sony Combo and your search will automatically produce separate Remote Controls along with separate listings for the Combo devices. These new or used Remotes typically range in price from $10-$20.
Good luck.

Oct 02, 2010 | Sony SLV-D300P DVD Player/VCR

1 Answer

I have lost the remote for the SLV-SE740 model VCR. What is the model of the Sony original remote that I need ?


I've purchased the manual which should specify the associated remote.
Thanks,
Adrian

Jan 25, 2010 | Sony SLV-SE740 VHS VCR

1 Answer

When a VHS tape is placed into the machine the player ejects it b


my sony slvd300p dvd vcr combo is not responding to my remote control. The remote is a "RM-u66".
Got any ideas?

Dec 13, 2008 | Sony SLV-D300P DVD Player/VCR

1 Answer

Remote for Sony DVD/VCR


Thiis is the Sony DVD/VCR Combo code
Hope it works
0540

Feb 25, 2008 | Sony RM-V310 Remote Control

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sony SLV-679HF VHS VCR Logo

313 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sony Televison & Video Experts

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

72271 Answers

Jerry Greenberg
Jerry Greenberg

Level 3 Expert

1667 Answers

Are you a Sony Televison and Video Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...