Question about AOC A17W221 17 in. HD-Ready LCD Television

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Can change the sound with my remotes

I have broken my original remote that came with my AOC tv (the remote didn't change channels only volume ). i have direct tv and i have been using there RC16 model remote for a while now. It works but i cant change the volume and now my old AOC remote wont work at all i cant change the volume but i can still bring up guide and change channels i was wondering if there is a way to fix that

(forgot to say i can't even turn the tv on other then climbing up the wall like spider man and hit the power button same with the sound) and now with the sound if i hit the button to turn it up the tv input thing goes of instead even when im pushing +

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  • aushi Apr 11, 2008

    ill look in to it i really don't want to get another universal remote tho, (i cant get the first one to work) but its worth a try '

    thank you

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I recently bought a GE universal remote control, SKU: 24950, that has a control code for the AOC A17W221 TV. I bought mine at Target. You can check online to see if your local store has one before you go there. It's also listed on the GE site under consumer electronics accessories with a price. Don't know if they sell it online, though.

Posted on Apr 08, 2008

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