Takena Schitt: The following does NOT work on XI. Adding a 30 second skip button.
If you have the newer version of the Comcast Motorola DVR, you can easily program a 30-second skip button that works both on pre-recorded shows and while you're in Cable mode and watching certain live TV events. Here's how to do it, thanks to CNET's Matt Elliott
Press the AUX button. Press and hold SETUP until you see the AUX button blink twice. Type in 01376. If you've done it correctly, AUX will blink twice again. Press AUX button. Press and hold SETUP again until AUX blinks twice, like before. Type in 994. Again, AUX should blink twice. Press (don't hold) SETUP. Type in 00173. Press the CABLE button. Now press the button you want to be the 30-second skip button. Make sure it's a button that doesn't have another use that you use regularly. When you do, the CABLE button will blink twice, essentially confirming you've changed its setting.
This method should work for most newer Comcast-issued DVRs, but if you still have one of the older ones with the silver remotes, our old trick should still work. Here's how to do it, if you need a refresher
Press the CABLE button at the top of the remote. Press and hold Setup until CABLE blinks twice. Type in 994. If you've done it correctly, CABLE will blink twice. Press (don't hold) SETUP. Type in 00173. Now press the button you want to be the 30-second skip button. Make sure it's a button that doesn't have another use that you use regularly. When you do,the CABLE button will blink twice, essentially confirming you've changed its setting.
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RandomCanEHdian: I programmed my remote to my LG blu ray player using 20741. Everything works, except for the "Ok/Select" button not functioning, so I can't play movies or go through menus. What should I do?
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blastt70: I have a gray comcast remote and an emerson LC320EM2F TV...none of the codes seem to work. Can someone please help?
marlonsoto11: i spend the night trying to do that, and didnt work and then i found this video and poooom, so easy and now i can control my tv and comcast box at the same time, thank you so much, really thank you.
NitEMaRe9382: my control blinks like 5 times help please
Bong Nguyen: thanks! that was simple.
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theclash24: remote blinks 5 times wtf.
Kawolski: thanks i got my Sharp TV to work with the Comcast Xfinity remote control!!!! :)
Mike Gonzales: Why does this description say that it shows you how to set up your "SET TOP BOX" when there is NOTHING in this video that shows that????
ShaeQuae: here you go guys:
!) go to the site called easypctutorials
2) that was the site with codes for every tv above
3) go behind your tv and on the white sticker with big bold letters you'll see the brand of your tv
4) on the site scroll till you find your brand.
5) then he stated how you set up the rest
Kei Gabion: If it does not work with the code. Try to power cycle your remote by removing the batteriesfor a few seconds
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Jimmie Lavender: Spot on Thanks!!!
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Sebastian Moya: no he has xp notice the icon on the star menu
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