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How to set up your Android TV™ or Google TV™ to control the set-top box (TV box or cable/satellite box)


    Please follow the steps below.

    1. Open the Settings screen. How to access Settings
    2. The next steps will depend on your TV menu options:
      • Select Channels & Inputs — External inputs — Cable/Satellite box setup — Cable/Satellite box control setup.
      • Select Watching TVExternal inputsTV box setupTV box control setup.
      • Select Watching TVExternal inputsCable/Satellite box setupCable/Satellite box control setup.
    3. Follow the on-screen instructions.


    • There are some set-top boxes this feature does not work at all. 
    • When operating the TV’s remote control, point it at the set-top box.
    • Depending on the external devices, some buttons may not respond.
    • If you press and hold a button on the remote control, the operation may not work. Instead, try pressing the button repeatedly.
    • REC(STB) on screen key does not work for STB which does not have recording function.