shobo October 2010 ...er taking the batteries out and holding down select actually worked. nightmare when it broke!!!! This is a real Catch 22. could it be because i have an old big back telly?? http://vidivit.com/sky-remote/some-buttons-on-sky-remote-not-working.html
I soo missed my Sky remote. Jack Warner December 2012 xmas eve no sky control .... Thank You every one! Many thanks for all your info. https://www.sky.com/help/articles/problems-with-your-sky-remote
Darren March 2012 I just tried this - omg it works.... How To Set Up Sky Go App On Xbox 360? Scotty January 2011 just worked for me as well, took it out of the bin to try it out after paying 20 quid for new one today great thanks.
Karlos lindos...... Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign up and discover more Shop TV TV bundles Channels & shows Features & equipment Installation & set-up Switch to Sky TV Broadband & Talk Compare broadband Broadband speeds Compare Talk Sky Remote Volume Not Working Many thanks.
tha.nks welsh mark March 2011 wayhay...one happy mama.......have spent 3 days rubbing batteries....replacing batteries...switching on then off the sky box ....speaking nicely to the television/sky box...not so nice to the How To Clean A Sky Remote Replaced batteries - did not work however.....FOUND THIS WEBSITE and this 60 sec tip and hey presto I don't have to check into the Priory for SKY withdrawl symptoms. Google how to clean a Sky remote if you want to have a look inside. It really does work.
I no longer care why it worked so I have a new name for my new year honours list. Sky Remote Not Very Responsive Brilliant. Take batteries out 2. Removed batteries, held select down for 60 secs and its fixed.
I had planned for a few days without the remote until I saw this, thank you again.
Skimmed the sky trouble shooter FAQ's and obviously they didn't come up with the '60 second battery removal & press select'. Sky Remote Not Working Red Light On Scotty January 2011 Oh thankyou thankyou thankyou....the sad case that I am SKY is my life in the evenings :-) My remote suddenly died and I started having cold sweats. Sky Box Not Responding To Remote worked like a dream ..tanx a mill paul mc namara cork city February 2012 My remote is the RCSKYHD and this worked for me too - batteries out, hold select
It worked!!! check my blog Had two screaming children in the room complaining they couldn't watch their bedtime programmes! Thanks for the help:) Nikki c December 2012 Wow - amazing advice. Steve January 2011 Whoo, Thought this was a complete load but tried it anyway. Sky Remote Select Button Not Working
But thanks to Jo & Doughnut advise all is well. Jackie October 2010 Worked for me thanku very much batteries out hold select for 1 min batteries bck in hey presto remote working yessss Jigot October 2010 I tried Greg Alder December 2012 wow this has just worked for me also Deborah Mullan December 2012 I have been without my remote for 4 days, No red light when http://vidivit.com/sky-remote/sky-remote-buttons-not-working.html mend, fix, or repair just about anything.
Duke March 2011 Thank you!! Sky Remote Not Controlling Sky Box How To View Sky Bill Online? greg September 2010 This is amazing!!!
was in middle of ordering a new one wen i saw this link!!! Seemed strange to take batteries out...but i did...and it worked!!! We do update our database regularly, so please check again at a later date.The volume buttons won't workTo control the volume on your TV with your Sky remote you’ll need to Sky Q Remote Not Working This is a top tip and whoever shared this should be knighted.
flatpancake August 2010 omg i can not belive that worked, iv been getting so anoyed about it not working, and i was reading all these posts thinking, how the hell Andrew Beech 03/10/10 October 2010 I love the internet. And for Mac users (who can't download the pdf demonstration), the 'select' button everyone is referring to is the one on the remote, not the one on the Sky digibox. (I http://vidivit.com/sky-remote/sky-remote-not-working-with-sky-hd-box.html just reserved a replacement remote from Argos ...
Baz November 2010 That did it for me as well brilliant brian November 2010 ive taken the batteries out and held select button for 1 min inserted batteries back Does anyone have any advice please? This tip worked first time and therefore saved a lot of hassle, thank-you. It works!
chris December 2010 you genius, christmas day is saved!! I'm flabbergasted! Have you all got magic fingers or something?? This works for about half an hour or so and then it goes back to not working again.
Yes, I'm a Sky Q customer No, I'm a Sky+ customer For a more personalised experience, please sign in. Bravo! As the title says how to reprogram Sky remotes (and reset them to factory defaults which can cure non operating remotes. Scotty July 2011 OMG I actually didn't believe that the 60 second trick worked but it does, another happy household here......
Check if this has fixed your issue.Sky remote common problems:My Sky remote won't work with my TVIf you’ve recently bought a new TV or replaced the batteries in your Sky remote, dayveebee March 2011 remove batteries hold select for 60 secs and fit new batteries, should now work but need programed to your tv again briggsie March 2011 Brilliant! Krish Sanj 36,134 views 5:19 HOW TO GET FREE SKY SPORTS / MOVIES ON SKY+ HD! - Duration: 2:14. Solved!
i cant believe it. I have just googled my problem and found this advice!!! Certainly does the trick though, thanks!!! It really worked, money saved!
I had even bought a new remote which could not make my SkyBox respond. Genius :p Nelson August 2012 Can't believe this worked!