How To Program A GE Universal Remote

Here is how to Program any GE Universal Remote Control. Follow the step by step directions to setup your GE remote control to work with any type of audio or video components.

how to program a GE remote controlHow to program a GE remote control

When using the remote codes below, you will have to program the remote to use with your TV or device. Find details for how to program your remote to work with your device or TV below…

  1. Remove the battery cover and batteries from the GE Universal Remote Control.
  2. Look for a sticker that says the model number of the remote control.
  3. Identify the version number, indicated by “V2,” “V3” or “V4.”
  4. If no V-number is listed, then just assume it is version 1.
  5. Download the .pdf code list for your specific version from the Jasco website and find the code for your device.
  6. Turn on the device you are programming in to the GE Universal Remote.
  7. Press down the “Setup” button for 5 seconds until the red indicator light turns on.
  8. Press the device button, such as “TV,” “DVD,” or “AUX.”
  9. Enter the 3 or 4 digit code.
  10. Once you enter a valid code the light turns off.
  11. Press the “Power” button to test to see if it worked.
  12. If not keep repeating the steps until you find a code that works.


GE Universal Remote Quick Start Guide

To program a Universal or TV remote control: See the links below and find the brand and model of your remote control. You can also check the remote programming instructions included in the packaging of your remote or find a YouTube video for your specific model number remote.

Once you find the step-by-step instructions to program the remote to work with your GE, use the remote codes included on this page.

Jump to the MOST COMMON UNIVERSAL REMOTE CODES FOR TV here: The most common 2, 3, 4, and 5 digit universal TV remote codes can be found on the following pages: 2 digit TV remote codes, 3 digit TV remote codes, 4 digit TV remote codes, and 5 digit TV remote codes.

PLEASE HELP US AND ALL THE READERS If you have found a remote code that works with your GE, please use the comment form below and tell us and all our readers which remote code worked for which device. Your help will be much appreciated!



132 thoughts on “How To Program A GE Universal Remote”

  1. I am looking for a code for a DBPower soundbar model SBB-70759. 37″ Bluetooth Soundbar. Help please to enable my GE Universal remote to operate the soundbar.

  2. I have a an 8 in 1 GE Remote and a Westinghouse TV. None of the codes listed on this site or the Jasco site (the remote manufacturer), but code 0001 worked for me. Hope this helps someone else.

  3. I need to get a code for ampo tv the remote I have is the general electrics and the numbers on the white sticker is 7252 24911 CL3 1348 please help

  4. I have a GE 25008 CL3 1422 remote and have tried every 3 digit code I could find for my Magnavox blue ray player and nothing works. Please HELP!

  5. I have the GE 6 device universal remote and I’m looking for Roku codes.
    The code list has 44395 & 4355.
    Neither one works and I think it’s because they would possibly work for the Roku boxes but I have the Roku Stick 3500X.
    Got any codes for that?

  6. I want the remote to work my Roku 4 – code 4395 does a few things on the roku but not enough to use it. What are my options? (It’s the only reason I bought the remote).

    1. Roku app for Android or Apple devices. I have Android tablets and the Roku app works on all of them, even the old 8GB dual core one that runs Android 4.x. Or order a replacement remote on the Roku web site or ebay.

  7. Please help I have a :
    GE Universal Remote model number: 24944
    I am trying to program it to work a Westinghouse LED- HDTV
    The codes I have are not working (0143, 0114)
    Can anyone help with possible compatible/correct codes?

  8. I have A GE 24116 Universal Remote Control.
    Does ANYONE Have Codes For The Xfinity X1 Cable Box?
    It has NO OFF SETTING SO CODE SEARCH WILL NOT WORK!

  9. I need to program an old GE universal remote to work on a RCA Digital converter/DVR combo box model # DTA 880.

  10. i am trying to find a code for Sanyo Soundbar. it cant be turned on manualy ,, can i program the remote while the device is powered off?

  11. Has anyone been able to successfully program the GE Universal remote (model number 24991) with a JVC TV?
    I’ve tried all codes from the packaging and codes online — nothing is working.

  12. I have a Samsung flat screen, no external power button. Tried all codes and found correct one, but TVs not turning on. Please help…

  13. I just figured what the Xfinity x1 code is for my GE 26607 V5 universal remote.
    The code is 1554.
    This took some time as the cable box does not turn off.
    As this was a pain as most things concerning the x1 platform are.
    I wanted to help anyone else who finds their way here.

  14. I have a GE 26607 universal remote, can this remote control an Xfinity X1 cable box?
    If so could you give me some codes to try?

  15. Have a GE universal remote model 8223 it say cl3 in side with many other numbers but the 2415 isn’t doing anything. An it’s for a blue ray DVD player I’m trying to get to work.

  16. Joseph Ragland Jr

    I have a GE tv remote without setup button or lights that flash, how can I set it to control my audio receiver to?

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      Stephanie clarke,
      We will have to look in the database, can you give us the model number of both the GE remote and the Sentry Soundbar?
      -CUR

  17. I have a 4 device GE universal remote…model 33709. I need to know what button you would use for the roku device to program it.

  18. I have a GE 6 device universal remote 24922 (hour glass shape). I am unable to set it up for my Vizio TV. None of the codes are working. Can you help?

  19. I have a GE CL3 Unerversal remote trying to conect it to a RCA conver box and i need the codes. Can somebody help?

  20. I have tried everything to get my GE universal remote control to work on my Sylvania DVD player . Nothing seems to work. Can you please help me out.

    1. Remote Control Codes

      Delbert,
      Try these 4 Digit Sylvania DVD Remote Codes 2078, 2092, 2194, 2002, 2064, 2213, 2260, 2321, and 2327.
      -CUR

  21. I need help setting my RCA Blu Ray and surround sound system to this GE designer series remote. I’ve tried all the codes that come with the remote, as well as some codes I found online. Please help.

    1. Remote Control Codes

      Brandi,
      Can you tell us the Model number of your RCA Blu Ray and surround sound system?
      Also, what is the model number of the GE remote?
      -CUR

  22. I have a GE branded universal remote and I can’t seem to get my Samsung sound bar HW-FM35 to program manually or automatically. Any suggestions? Thank you.

    1. Remote Control Codes

      Marc,
      Try these codes, they may work… 016, 571, 653
      If not let us know and we will dig deeper.
      -CUR

  23. Can I use my GE universal remote to operate the dvr that comes with my Time Warner Cable box? What button on the remote will access the list of recorded shows?

  24. I have a GE universal remote cl3 version ands I’m trying to program it it for a RCA blu ray DVD surround sound home theater system. With the 2 codes that have worked I can not scroll down. It’s really annoying since that means I can’t get to the YouTube app or down to see any movies in the vudu app.

    Does this mean this type of remote just woint work with my device. I think this because this is the second GE remote (new one is different/more expensive).

    1. Remote Control Codes

      Trenton,
      Try Bluetooth pairing for Netgear NeoTV player:
      Press the Reset button on the bottom of the NeoTV player for 2 seconds.
      A pairing notification displays on the TV screen.
      Press and hold both the Rewind and Fast forward buttons for 5 seconds.

      -CUR

  25. I have a GE 4 device universal remote and an Pioneer Blu ray player. What do I assign the player under and I need codes.

    1. Remote Control Codes

      Cathy,
      GE universal remote codes that work on Curtis TVs: 0031, 0105, 0130,.0004, 0009, 0000, 0049, 0109, 0358, 0001, 0015.
      Other common remote control codes for Curtis TVs are 00, 06, 11, 15, 21 and 50.
      -CUR

    1. Remote Control Codes

      Ricky Jackson,
      Universal remote codes for a lg dvd player are = 0591, 0741, 0571, 1906, 0869, 1983
      -CUR

  26. Bought GE universal remote and looking for code to Dynex 20 inch tv/dvd player please help directions on how to would be very helpful. TIA

  27. Jasmine Cabell

    I have a GE remote and none of the codes are working with my older Samsung tv. Need help! Used all codes possible.

  28. Just got the GE® 8 Device Universal Remote Control..I have a vizio tv model number v037L..can I plz have some help with codes for it..also I hope the remote is compatible with it..thank you for the help in advance.

  29. I have a GE lm-1079 but cannot find my book. How do I program this for my TV. It used to be programmed to a different TV of mine. Thanks

    1. Remote Control Codes

      Brian,
      Try these codes for your Philips DVD Player.
      PHILIPS DVD CODES = 0441, 0442, 0943, 0177, 0599, 0799, 0699, 0247, 0447, 0598
      -CUR

  30. I’m trying to program my remote (cl3) and it doesn’t seem to want to work with my Apple TV with either of the apple codes. I also can’t get it working with my Vizio soundbar with any of the Vizio codes. It got to the point with the auto search that it would change the input if I turned the power on and off but that was the only function it would do. Please help. Thanks!

    1. Remote Control Codes

      Scott Faust,
      On the Apple TV… Go to Settings > General > Remote > Learn Remote. Select Start.
      For Vizio Sound bar… Try 11144 or 1144.
      -CUR

      1. Trying to program my vizio soundbar with ge version 2 remote, neither of the above codes work. Suggestions?

      2. same problem. cannot get it to work with my apple tv. have tried to use the learn remote nt it just tells me there is no signal. The package says it works with apple tv. I am frustrated.

  31. Ive been trying all the codes for my GE Universal remote to program with my Blu ray Sony DVD and my Sanyo TV and it still doesn’t work. My remote is a V5.

  32. I have an Emerson TV with DVD in our camper. Having trouble finding a working code. GE Universal remote RC24922B 3816 HELP!!!!!????? Thank you

    1. Remote Control Codes

      Diana,
      Have you tried the code search option?
      1 – Turn on TV
      2 – Press TV key on the remote
      3 – Hold SETUP until TV key blinks twice
      4 – Type 991, TV key should blink twice
      5 – Press Power
      If nothing happens, press TV, then press power. Repeat until TV turns off
      When TV turns off, press the SETUP key to store the code.
      -CUR

  33. I have a GE Universal Remote model 30758. I am trying to connect my Comcast Xfinity cable box to the remote but the only code I have found for that box is 0511 and it does not work. Any ideas?

    1. Remote Control Codes

      Ashlee,
      Try using 01376, 01982, or 1376 to operate your Comcast Xfinity cable box with your GE universal remote.
      -CUR

        1. Remote Control Codes

          Mark,
          To program your Toshiba TV with an 8 in 1 remote use the following rermote codes: 0156, 0060, 0154, 1006, 1045, 1058, 1073, 1079, 1085, 1093, 1116, 1154
          -CUR

    1. Remote Control Codes

      Roger,
      Try using the following remote codes for your Insignia TV = 0103, 0189, 0217, 0135, 0116, 0167, 0456, 0029.
      Please let us know if those remote codes worked for your Insignia TV.
      -CUR

  34. We have a GE remote controller 24922cl3-1413 and trying to get my DVD home theater to work. The remote cant seem to get anything its an RCA DVD home theater and need to get a code for both. I don’t know what to do thanks.

  35. christina mihalke

    I have a GE universal remote trying to find the codes for a RCA blue-ray home theater system and which one do i press DVR or DVD?

    1. Remote Control Codes

      Christina Mihalke,
      Remote Codes for an RCA Blu-Ray player are the following:
      RCA remote codes for bluray: 0522, 0769, 0651

      Press DVD on your remote.

      -CUR

  36. I have a GE universal remote model JC024
    Trying to set up a Vizio Blu Ray model VBR231 and Vizio TV I can’t find the code for both.

    1. Remote Control Codes

      Mary,
      For a Vizio Blu-Ray player try using the remote codes:
      1500, 1502, 1501, 1419, 0382

      For a Vizio TV try using the remote codes:
      1169, 1168, 0081, 0112, 0143, 1011, 0050, 1000, 1222, 1322, 1189, 0218, 0219, 0220, 0221
      -CUR

  37. I just purchased the 4in1 universal remote model 24944. I am unable to navigate thru my WD media box. The only functions it allows is pause, play, stop, rr, ff and power. I can’t navigate in Netflix with arrow or OK buttons. Does anyone know what I did wrong and how to fix it so I can truly use 1 remote for everything.

    1. Remote Control Codes

      JD,
      The remote you have may not work properly with the other features of the WD media box. The following universal remote control models will be compatible out of the box with your Western Digital HD Media Player using the setup code 2558.
      One For All Essence 3 URC7130 (TV, Sat/Cable, PVR, VAC, DVD, VCR)
      One For All Essence 4 URC7140 ((TV, Sat/Cable, PVR, VAC, DVD, VCR, Amp, Tun, Misc)
      -CUR

  38. Please can I live chat with someone to walk me through, How to program a GE remote 8 in 1 remote control model #24927 I purchased from Walmart recently?

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      Fred,
      We do not offer live chat at this time. It is coming soon. Can you give us a run down on your exact problem with programming your GE 8 in one remote?
      -CUR

  39. I have a GE Universal Remote. I am trying to find the code to control the Cisco Digital Adapter DTA271HD (Time Warner cable is distributing these boxes to it’s customers so they can get Digital channels since they will stop Analog service in the next 2 weeks).
    But I am having NO LUCK finding the code. PLEASE HELP

    1. Im having same issues. I lost the original Cisco DTA remote from TWC and cant find a remote code for a 8 n 1 universal GE remote. I need to program it to it the box and it is a DTA 271HD. I can’t find codes to program the remote to the box. Please help.

      1. Remote Control Codes

        Ray,
        Seems those remote codes are hit or miss.
        Nevertheless, try the following 5 digit remote codes to control your DTA Comcast Box= 10178 or 11864
        -CUR

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