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Lifestyle v20 universal remote control don't work with my tv

I bought the bose lifesly v20, a week ago, I been able to to used the universal remote control that came with with all my components like my dvd player, cable box and apple tv, but the only problem is with my tv, I have a Samsung 46" LCD TV, I tried all the codes but any of then work, does anyone has any idea what the problem, and how can I fix it?

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  • alekseydoros Dec 16, 2008

    I do have same problem with all my components.I do have Sony 46 LCD, JVC dvd player and Liteon dvd recorder. Spend 2.5 hours to find problem - nothing helped.Codes on BOSE remote control doesn't match with original codes of other brands.

  • kjcarlton Jan 13, 2009

    I have a simular problem with my Bose V20. None of the codes programed into the Bose remote will work on any of my componets (XBR4 Sony, Sony Blu ray, DirecTV SWM PVR & Panasonic DVD/VCR/HHD recorder) Very frustrating.

  • JPNOVA Feb 02, 2009

    Same here - nothing worked for my Sony Bravia and my Verizon HDVR (Motorola)

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