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Fri, Jun 18, 2021 2:25 AM

xr15 IR signal?

I understand the the Xr11 was both IR & RF, but when paired to a DVR, it only sends RF. Is that true of xr15?

I am using an unpaired xr15 to teach a command to my Harmony Hub device that can only receive IR. Not working. Is there a solution?

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XfinityChad2

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1 m ago

Yes XR11 and XR15 both have IR and RF capabilities.   RF is to control the TV box and IR is to control TV and sound bar 

andyross

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1 m ago

Yes. Once paired, it will not send IR for cable box codes. You have to unpair it if you want to use IR to teach another remote.

https://www.xfinity.com/support/articles/remote-xr2-or-xr5-buttons-do-not-work

Once you have taught the device the IR codes, just re-pair the remote with the box.

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