Welcome to the TalkTalk TV remote control guide. There are several versions of the TalkTalk remote, so please make sure you match your remote to the correct information below.
When you start watching a live TV channel you’ll be able to pause, rewind and fast forward thanks to temporary content stored on your TV Box. We call this delayed TV. Your TV Box only stores content on the channel you're watching from the point you started watching it. And when you change the channel, the temporary storage on your TV Box is wiped.
The storage limit varies depending on which Box you have. For the TalkTalk TV Plus Box it's about 2 hours and for the TalkTalk TV Box it's about 30 minutes. Content storage can also vary when it comes to HD.
On Demand uses all the features above, without the limitations of the temporarily stored content. That means you can skip, fast-forward, pause and rewind as much as you like. You can also watch programmes more than once, as long as they're available.
Please see our Accessories store if you need to order a new/replacement remote control.
Your TalkTalk remote control will automatically sync up with your TalkTalk TV Box, however, will not auto-sync with your television. If you need to adjust the volume on your TV, you can do this by pairing it with your TalkTalk remote.
Before you start, turn the volume of your TalkTalk TV Box up to a high setting using your TalkTalk remote. This will ensure that the sound isn't too quiet after pairing.
Press and hold Search on your remote until flashes green 3 times and remains lit.
Press and hold down the number button that corresponds with your TV manufacturer from the list below (if your TV manufacturer isn’t in this top 10 then please see the manufacturer codes below).
Your TV will turn off. When it does, release the number button immediately to make sure the right code is applied. will now flash twice on your remote confirming the setting.
Press and hold the Search button on your remote for at least 3 seconds until the red LED blinks 3 times and stays lit, then release the Search button.
Press and hold down the number button that corresponds with your TV manufacturer from the list below (If your TV manufacturer isn't in this top 10 then please see the manufacturer codes below).
Your TV will turn off. When it does, release the number button immediately to make sure the right manufacturer code is applied. Once the red LED flashes twice, switch your TV on again.
You'll now be able to control your TV using your TalkTalk remote.
|Digit top 10 brands|
|1. Grundig||6. Samsung|
|2. JVC||7. Sharp|
|3. LG||8. Sony|
|4. Panasonic||9. Thomson|
|5. Philips||0. Toshiba|
If your TV manufacturer isn’t listed, follow our steps below and use the manufacturer codes below to find your 4 digit code. We recommend working from the left (the most popular codes) trying each one until you find the right one.
Keep trying the codes listed next to your TV’s manufacturer, working from the left (these are the most popular) until you find the correct one. You'll need to repeat all the steps above each time you try a new code.
You can search the codes a lot easier for your TV by pressing CTRL + F.
For further help and support, please see Problems with your remote control.
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