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How to program remote to skip ahead 30 seconds.

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Re: How to program remote to skip ahead 30 seconds. on X1 DVR

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Re: How to program remote to skip ahead 30 seconds.

I can not get my remote XR2 U2 to skip the 30 second skip fwd. I tried the Exit X 3 then 0030. It did not work. very frustrated! I also found that there is no input function for the HDMI inputs on the rear of my X1 box.

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Re: How to program remote to skip ahead 30 seconds. on X1 DVR

I just did it but you have to not be watching a recording. Just have a regular program on when you press EXIT three times, then 0030.  I almost didn't believe it myself but it worked. and page down goes in reverse the same thirty seconds

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Re: How to program remote to skip ahead 30 seconds. on X1 DVR

For the X1's XR2 remote:

Press the "Exit" button THREE TIMES, then press "0030" for a thirty second skip, or "0045" for a forty five second skip.  0500 is a five minute skip.  

This will allow you to use the PAGE UP button to skip through sections of recorded shows.

 

 

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Re: How to program remote to skip ahead 30 seconds.

Does anyone know how to do the same on the new XR2  version U2 remote?  It comes with a programed in 5 minute jump ahead when you hit the page up button  but thats too long...want to program a button for just 30 seconds or so. 

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Re: How to program remote to skip ahead 30 seconds.


poohknits wrote:

Well folks after an hour she finally found it but claims that it is only listed on their internal site

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Not really --  see this.




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Re: How to program remote to skip ahead 30 seconds.

Well folks after an hour she finally found it but claims that it is only listed on their internal site. So I will post for you. Not sure if this works on all DVR's but does on both that I have.

1-Press cable button

2- Press and Hold setup button till cable button blinks twice

3- Type in 994- cable button will blink twice

4-Press and release setup button (Do NOT hold)

5- Type 00173

6- Press whatever button you want to map the 30 second skip to (We use the lock button with the yellow triangle on it)

 

Works great no more commercials!

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How to program remote to skip ahead 30 seconds.

I know somewhere there are directions on how to program a button on my DVR remote to skip ahead by 30 seconds. I can't find them. And of course no one at Comcast can help me. Our other remote uses the lock button I believe, to do this function.