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Set Device for Volume Control

The DISH remote defaults to controlling the TV's volume. This setting allows you to change the default to an auxiliary device. This will only work if the auxiliary device has been programmed to the remote.

Select Your Remote Type

Please select your remote to view remote-specific support steps.

40.0 Remote

  1. Press the MENU button
    Menu button on the 40.0 remote (first button in the second row of buttons)
  2. Select Settings
    grid of menu options (Use the remote control to move through the grid of menu options.)
  3. Select Remote Control
    grid of settings options (Use the remote control to move through the grid of menu options.)
  4. Select Volume & Mute Buttons
    list of remote control settings (Use the remote control to move up and down through the list of options.)

50.0/52.0/54.0 Remote

  1. Press the HOME button twice
    Home button on 50.0 remote (first button in the top row of four buttons.)Home button on 52.0 remote (first button in the top row of four buttons.)Home button on 54.0 remote (second button in the top row of three buttons)
  2. Select Settings
    grid of menu options (Use the remote control to move through the grid of menu options.)
  3. Select Remote Control
    grid of settings options (Use the remote control to move through the grid of menu options.)
  4. Select Volume & Mute Buttons
    list of remote control settings (Use the remote control to move up and down through the list of options.)