Author: Harrison Bennett

Hi! I am a content writer who loves writing simplified articles on technology. My father used to misplace his remotes all the time, and the search for the missing remote always ended up with her missing her favorite show. That’s when a friend introduced me to the remote apps, and I sort of got obsessed with the whole idea. I wanted to share all my research and knowledge on various remotes and remote apps in a space, and that’s where my blog (smarttvremoteapp.com) comes in. My articles on different kinds of remotes, alternative remote options, installing remote apps, various tricks, techniques, and troubleshooting fixes will be a friendly guide. I hope you find them helpful and easy to follow. Enjoy your TV experience!

Key Notes Connecting the Vizio TV to the WiFi is essential to access streaming apps, download apps, perform screen mirroring, etc. The internet setup process is simple on Vizio TV when you use a physical remote. What if you don’t have a Vizio TV remote? Don’t worry. In this article, we will show you some incredible methods to connect the Vizio TV to WiFi without a remote. Use a Keyboard to Connect Vizio TV to WiFi Like a PC, you can connect the USB keyboard to the Vizio TV and control it easily. We recommend users buy a wireless keyboard…

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If the Sony TV remote is unresponsive to the commands, it doesn’t mean it has become defective. There are some methods to fix the Sony TV remote not working if the remote has no physical damage. In this article, we have explained the causes behind Sony TV remote problems and quick solutions to resolve them. Why is My Sony TV Remote Not Working REASONSQUICK FIXESWeak or completely drained batteries.Change old batteries with newer ones.The infrared signals might be blocked.Clear the obstructions.The remote’s IR emitter may be faulty.Re-pair the remote or use the remote app.Bright sunlight passes on the TV sensor.Ensure…

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Key Notes If the Sony TV remote’s volume or channel button is not working with new batteries, you can reset the remote. This problem occurs if the remote is kept unused for many months and has some residual power. This article provides step-by-step guidelines for resetting the Sony TV remote control. How to Reset Sony Smart TV Remote If you own a Sony Bravia TV, you can reset the Android TV remote using the following steps. 1. Eject the batteries from the remote compartment. 2. Press the Power key on the Sony TV remote and hold it for 3 seconds.…

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Remote AppSupported ModelDownload LinkRequirementLG ThinQAll webOS TVPlay StoreApp StoreAndroid 7.0 and aboveiOS 14.0 and upiPadOS 14.0 and higher Losing a Magic Remote can be frustrating as you won’t be able to control the TV. But you can still control the LG Smart TV with your phone using the LG ThinQ remote app. This app lets you change TV channels, adjust the volume, voice search, move the pointer, etc. This article illustrates on installing and using the LG Smart TV remote app. Apart from this, we have included some third-party remote apps to operate older LG TV models. How to Control…

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Do you need remote codes to program a universal remote to your Hisense TV? This section is for you. The remote codes will be in 3, 4, and 5-digit, varying based on the TV model. In this guide, we have tabulated the universal remote codes for Hisense TV based on numerical format. Additionally, you will learn how to program a universal remote to the Hisense TV. Universal Remote Codes for Hisense TV The following are the Hisense TV remote codes for different universal remote brands. 3 Digit Hisense TV Remote Codes Remote Brand3 Digit Universal Remote CodesDish Network505, 759, 773,…

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Key Notes If you can’t adjust the volume or change the channels with the DirecTV remote, you can reset the remote and re-program it to fix the issue. DirecTV remotes are of three types: Universal, Genie, and Gemini. So, the resetting procedure will differ for each remote. This article will teach you how to reset all DirecTV remote models. How to Reset DirecTV Universal Remote RC66RX 1. Press the Menu button on your DirecTV remote control. 2. Go to Settings and choose Remote Control Setup. 3. Select the Reset Remote option from the menu. 4. Wait for a minute or…

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Key Notes If you subscribe to Spectrum TV, you will get a full set of equipment and a universal remote control. The remote can automatically pair with the Spectrum receiver. But to control the TV, you may need to program a Spectrum remote. This section illustrates the easy steps to program a Spectrum remote to the Samsung TV. How to Program Spectrum Remote to Samsung TV Using Auto-Search 1. Turn on the Samsung TV by pressing the physical power button. 2. Press the MENU and OK buttons on the Spectrum remote and keep hold of them. Release these buttons if…

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Remote AppSupported ModelDownload LinkRequirementThe Roku AppRoku TVPlay StoreApp StoreAndroid 8.0 and aboveiOS 14.0 and lateriPadOS 14.0 and higher If you have lost the Roku TV remote, don’t think there is no other way to turn on the Roku TV. As Roku TVs have the Power button, you can turn on the Roku TV with a single click. Besides the TV button, use voice commands, remote apps, or an HDMI-CEC device to turn on the Roku TV without a remote. This article demonstrates all these techniques in simple steps. Use the TV Power Button to Turn on Roku TV All Roku…

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Key Notes If you want to connect your Apple TV to a WiFi network, you need a physical remote. What if you lost the Apple TV remote? In such cases, you can use an iPhone/iPad, a third-party remote app, or an external keyboard to connect the Apple TV to WiFi without a remote. This article demonstrates different ways to connect the Apple TV to a wireless network. How to Connect Apple TV to WiFi With Phone You can use the built-in remote feature on an iPhone/iPad to control the Apple TV virtually. The Apple TV remote app will work only…

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If you have a DirecTV remote, you can use it as a backup when the Vizio TV remote has been lost or defective. Since it is a universal remote, an additional setup is required to use the remote. In this article, we have explained three different methods to program a DirecTV remote to a Vizio TV. DirecTV Remote Codes for Vizio TV Remote ModelVizio TV Codes for DirecTV Universal RemoteRC72, RC7311758 10885 12757RC64, RC65, RC66, RC32, RC24, RC71B, RC7111758 10864 12707 13758 11756 12757 10885 11499 13358 13415 12512RC2311765 How to Program New DirecTV Remote to Vizio TV [RC70 Series]…

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