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Can’t pair X1 remote with Sharp TV

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Can’t pair X1 remote with Sharp TV

Hello, I just purchased a Sharp Class 495 model LC-50LBU591U and can’t get my X1 remote to pair with it. I have tried all the codes listed information sharp with no luck. Please help!
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Re: Can’t pair X1 remote with Sharp TV

12183 worked IMMEDIATELY (Sharp Aquos 4K 2017)! Thanks so much!!
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Re: Can’t pair X1 remote with Sharp TV

Did you try this procedure?

https://www.xfinity.com/support/cable-tv/remote-program-the-xr2-or-xr5-to-aim-anywhere/




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Re: Can’t pair X1 remote with Sharp TV

Yes.  None of the codes provided onscreen work.  I have a newer Sharp also. 

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Re: Can’t pair X1 remote with Sharp TV

Hi,

I spent some time with online Chat and this worked for me:

Press setup button - LED turns red to green

press 991

press the channel up arrow until the TV turns off

press setup button once

Press TV power - it should turn on 

 

This worked for me, but then I was having issues with the Xfinity remote OK button not working when I tried to click on the "cable box" icon on the ROKU main menu, so I also had to go to the tv settings and default to the cable box.  Now when I turn the TV on with the Xfinity remote, it goes straight to tv (cable box) instead of the ROKU menu. 

 

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Another forum said Sharp is made by Hisense and to use those codes instead of the Sharp codes.  Might depend on the model of Sharp you have. 
 
12183
Others to try
10178, 11660, 12098, 11314, 10748, 13382, 13118
 
Hope this helps!
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Re: Can’t pair X1 remote with Sharp TV

Sharp TV owners having this issue need to try Hisense codes simply because Sharp has been owned by Hisense for a few years now. Other users have reported that Hisense codes work.
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Re: Can’t pair X1 remote with Sharp TV

12183 worked IMMEDIATELY (Sharp Aquos 4K 2017)! Thanks so much!!
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Re: Can’t pair X1 remote with Sharp TV

12183 worked for my Sharp TV. Thanks
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Re: Can’t pair X1 remote with Sharp TV

Having the exact same issue. 12183 worked immediately!!
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Re: Can’t pair X1 remote with Sharp TV

Trying to use one remote to get to cable with the Sharp Smart TV.  How do you default to the Cable TV instead of the menu.  Where in setting is the default screen?

 

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Re: Can’t pair X1 remote with Sharp TV


GMB3TCD wrote:

Trying to use one remote to get to cable with the Sharp Smart TV.  How do you default to the Cable TV instead of the menu.  Where in setting is the default screen?

 

Thank you


I don't understand your question.  Does the remote's A button work?  There is an option there to pair a remote.

 

https://www.xfinity.com/support/articles/x1-help-menu




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Re: Can’t pair X1 remote with Sharp TV

Fyi my remote stopped working and nothing i tried worked. After reading this and realized my Sharp TV went through a uograde the first code you listed worked... THANK YOU.
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Re: Can’t pair X1 remote with Sharp TV

Same here
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Re: Can’t pair X1 remote with Sharp TV

12183 works perfect! Thank you so much!
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Re: Can’t pair X1 remote with Sharp TV

Thank you. Worked like a charm. Too bad this code wasn’t listed in the options during programming!
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Re: Can’t pair X1 remote with Sharp TV

12183 works with 3 different Sharp Tv's I have in my household ranging from 6 years old to just bought yesterday.
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