20 Most Recent DISH Network ES161256 21.0 IR / UHF Pro Remote Kit for Receivers ES16 Questions & Answers


I have listed the steps below to assist with programming the remote to your TV. If you have any other questions, let me know at [email protected]!

Look up codes for TV here: http://www.mydish.com/support/apps/remotecodes.aspx?WT.svl=leftnav

1.) Press and hold the clear TV button until all mode lights light up.
2.) Release and TV light will be blinking.
3.) Enter code and press #. The TV button should flash 3 times.
4.) Try functions (Volume, Power, etc..) and see if it is working.
5.) If no function, repeat steps 1-4 with another code.

DISH Network... | Answered on Jun 11, 2014


I have listed the steps below to assist with programming the remote to your TV. If you have any other questions, let me know at [email protected]!

You can lookup codes if needed here: http://www.mydish.com/support/apps/remotecodes.aspx?WT.svl=leftnav

1.) Press and hold the clear TV button until all mode lights light up.
2.) Release and TV light will be blinking.
3.) Enter code and press #. The TV button should flash 3 times.
4.) Try functions (Volume, Power, etc..) and see if it is working.
5.) If no function, repeat steps 1-4 with another code.

Kimberly Escobar
Social Media Representative
DISH L.L.C

DISH Network... | Answered on May 22, 2014


craneserv710,
I would need more information on if it has intermittent control of TV or satellite to provide the best information. I have listed some steps to try below for either situation!
Satellite:
If the remote has intermittent use on the satellite, ensure there is nothing that may be causing interference. For a TV1, this could be a fluorescent light, or a direct heat source blocking the IR signal. If it is a TV2, interference may be caused by a device that is powered on. You can try turning off equipment to see if interference is removed, or you can try moving the antenna on the back of the receiver. If it is sticking straight up, turn it parallel with the receiver. If it is laying flat, put it straight up.
Television:
If the intermittent control is for the TV functions, you may need to program a new code into the remote. There are multiple codes for a remote and some will work completely, while others only provide intermittent functions.
Let me know if you have any other questions, or if you can provide additional details! I'll be happy to assist you.
Tommy Faust
DISH Social Media Representative

DISH Network... | Answered on Apr 25, 2013


Hello Witt Thomas,

I can understand the concern and wanting the remote to work the TV Menus. It is possible with our remotes, however it depends on the TV itself. I've seen instances where there are 2 TV's in one house, and 1 will do it, while the other won't.

If you have tried all of the remote codes, and none work, the only other options we have available are to try a powr scan, or teach the remote. This link http://www.mydish.com/support/teach-learning-remote-20-21 can provide the steps on how to teach that model of remote control!

Let me know if you have any other questions.

Tommy Faust
DISH Social Media Representative

DISH Network... | Answered on Jan 24, 2013


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iyvBW5H88ow

DISH Network... | Answered on May 07, 2020


No codes needed just use the TV pairing wizard under the remote control settings. See the guide below...

DISH Network... | Answered on Mar 27, 2020


Call Dish and check if your service is active, then have them send a programming authorization hit to your 722.

DISH Network... | Answered on Mar 27, 2020


Call Dish and have programming hit sent to your receiver. This will solve your problem.

DISH Network... | Answered on Mar 27, 2020


Call Dish to have a tech visit set up for you.

DISH Network... | Answered on Mar 27, 2020


See the guide attached below:

DISH Network... | Answered on Mar 27, 2020

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