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I have a Furrion tv model fefs50t9a i am furious with it,

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i have a Furrion tv model fefs50t9a
i am furious with it, according to the ignorant foreigner that I spoke to they use you software for their tvs. what code do you use to connect a direct tv remote control,
their remote is so bad i have to be in a perfect diract line 5 ft or less from the tv
for it to work
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Nathan replied 2 months ago.

Hi, I'm Nathan.
Sorry to hear that you're having trouble with this but I'll do my best to help you.

Expert:  Nathan replied 2 months ago.

Unfortunately this is a common problem, Mark, with these low quality off brand tvs, as you are already experienced.

The specific IR codeset for your model is 10054.

It is possible, however, that no matter what code is used, your remote will not be able to control the devices you wish to use it with. Cable/satellite/AV Component manufacturers include basic functionality for common devices at the time the remote is made, but are not able to provide coverage for every make and model, and are not able to update for every new device that comes out, so there is no guarantee of compatibility. These off brand models are always difficult to program for and in most cases simply won't work with the dish remote.

Your best option may be to purchase a more robust, true universal remote to control all of your devices, such as a logitech harmony (click here for example) that will work for all of your devices. It is programmed through an easy to use software program on your computer, which downloads the most up to date remote and device codes from the internet, so it is virtually guaranteed to work with all equipment. It will also give you easy to use macro functionality, so you can press a single button to watch a movie for example, and it will turn on the dvd player, tv, and surround system, tune to the correct inputs on the tv, and start the movie playing, etc. Because of the online database with specific codes for each model, this type of remote has much greater functionality than the basic universal remotes (including the one that came with your system.) Even if your specific model isn't fully available in the database, you can always program it in manually by "learning" the functions off your original remote.

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