How to Program a GE Universal Remote Without Codes: A Comprehensive Guide


use the auto-search feature, follow these steps:

  • Turn on the device you want to control with the remote.
  • Point the remote at the device and press and hold the “Code Search” button.
  • The remote will start scanning for compatible codes.
  • Once the remote finds a compatible code, the device will turn off.
  • Release the “Code Search” button.
  • Press the “Power” button on the remote to turn the device back on.

If the auto-search feature does not work, try the following troubleshooting tips:* Make sure that the device is turned on and within range of the remote.

  • Check the batteries in the remote to make sure they are fresh.
  • Try using a different code from the list of codes provided by GE.
  • Reset the remote to its factory settings and try the auto-search feature again.

Manual Code Entry

For cases where the auto-search feature doesn’t yield success, you can manually input codes into your GE universal remote. This method requires you to have the original remote or access to a database of codes.

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