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Can not change channel with my new remote on my bell receiver

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There could be a few different things causing the problem, but beginning troubleshooting would consist of the basic questions such as, are there fresh batteries in the remote and is the remote in the correct "Mode?" In order to change the satellite channels- remote needs to be in "SAT," mode, you can verify what mode the remote is in by attempting to change channels, or by simply pressing any button on the remote such as channel up or down - if the remote is in fact in sat mode the "SAT" button in the upper left hand corner of the remote will light up- this will allow you to confirm the remote is in the correct mode to allow you to successfully change channels. Also another potential issue is when you started experiencing these remote problems- has anything changed? Did you perhaps move the receiver to a different/new location? The sensor on the top of the remote and the front panel of the receiver need to have a clear path of signal in order to work, sometimes (usually rare) if the receiver is enclosed within a cabinet with glass doors this can cause an issue as well. Hope one of these tips helps; feel free to contact me directly if you need any further assistance.
-Kirstie DISH Network

Posted on Jan 27, 2011


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SOURCE: need remote code for programming a bell expressvu receiver

Here for the Jensen remote just click below;

Here is link to the manual:

Here is some helpful information I found:
Without the code on JER-323:
1.Manually turn on the component you want the remote to control.
2. Press the device button, example:( TV) and the (power button) for 3 seconds until the (on/off button stays lit).
3. Once the (on/off) button is lit, press the (on/off) button until the unit (the TV or unit you are trying to control.) turns off.
4. When the code is located, press the (stop) button at the bottom to save the code.
Here are some codes I found for the Jensen 323:
GE VCR: 2000, 2013, 2021, 2022, 2053, 2087, 2089, 2091, 2115, 2120
Motorola Cable Box: 5000, 5003, 5046, 5047, 5052
Mitsubishi TV 0093, 0150, 0178, 0019
JVC VCR 0067, 0041, 0008
JVC DVD 0558, 0623

Hope it may help you;


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SOURCE: 3.1 IR 128053 bell remote won't change tv channels

I believe you hold the top left button until it flashes, then enter the receiver id '00' in this case and press it again.

hope this helps!

Posted on Mar 14, 2010


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SOURCE: Hi, I have a Philips SRP4004 universal remote and

I have the same problem and sadly no solution

Posted on Dec 06, 2010

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