Control codes for the Sharp universal remote are 002, 013, 014, 111, 502, 509, 712, 812, 813, 913 and 918. The Sharp universal remote is no longer sold as a standalone product in stores as of 2014; current brands include Logitech, Bose, Sony, Universal, SMK and Monster.Know More
Sharp universal remotes can be purchased through eBay and other online sites, as of 2014. Universal remotes are programmed to control many brands and types of electronics, including TVs, DVD players and stereos. Cheaper remotes can control only devices pre-set by the manufacturer, while higher-end models allow programming of various control codes for different devices. The first universal remote model was sold in 1985 by Philips under the brand name Magnavox. The first universal remote with programming capability went on sale in 1987.
The Sharp Corporation, which sold the Sharp universal remote, is a Japanese maker of electronics. The company started in 1912. Its name comes from one of first inventions marketed by the company, the Ever-Sharp mechanical pencil. Sharp ranks fifth among TV manufacturers worldwide, as of 2014. In 2012, Sharp had its worst financial showing in the company's history, losing $4.7 billion. The company announced job reductions later that year. As of 2014, the company has produced positive net income in the first quarter.Learn more about Television & Video
The Sharp television codes for programming an RCA universal remote are 011, 020, 025, 027 and 037, as well as 052, 053 and 060, as of 2015. Remote control programming codes rarely change; however, new televisions sometimes come with a new code, which can leave older remotes incompatible.Full Answer >
The Eliztech website has universal remote control codes for Apex TVs. The codes are 1236, 1241, 1287 and 1376. In order for a universal remote to communicate with an Apex TV, one of these codes must be entered into the remote.Full Answer >
A complete list of programming codes for Vizio universal remote controls is available on the Vizio website. Vizio offers several models of universal remote controls that can be programmed to control different devices and the programming process requires codes that depend on the device being programmed. For example, Acer televisions are programmed using the code 1163.Full Answer >
To set up a universal remote control, determine the programming codes for each device you wish to program, and input each code with the remote. You need the manual for your remote.Full Answer >