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Receiver not taking commands from the remote

I'm currently having problems using my remote on the receiver. The remote had programmed functions on it, for example the tv. The remote works on the tv, but when i change the remote to AUDIO and try to use it on the receiver it doesnt work. I've tried everything on the manual troubleshooting. I've also tried erasing all the programmed functions. All the function on the Receiver works properly, it just doesn't work on the remote. Thank You

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Re: Receiver not taking commands from the remote

Wondering if you were able to fix this problem? I have the same issue

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Re: Receiver not taking commands from the remote

Point the remote at a digital video camera to see if you can see the small blue infared light comming from the end of the remote when you aim it at the camera and press a button. if you do see the light then your receiver has a system control problem I'm afraid. You see your eyes cannot see the infared light but the camera optics can. Good Luck

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