I've been a tech for Dish Network for 12 years & Directv for 3 years. I also was a Paratrooper (509th)...
Field Service Specialist IV
9 + years
code for phillips is 566
or take dish remote
hold the clear TV button till alll the lights on top flashes
push the big red power button
push channel up repeatedly till tv turns off
push channel down till tv turns on
once it does
the tv button will flash 3 times
now test your volume, if it works then tv is now programmed
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it might be the philips tv it wont program to it doeson some of them brands but not on all
Relax, I'm here to help!
if the tv has a built in dvd or vcr this can sometimes affect if the remote will program. i've never not been able to get a common name brand tv to program. check dish's website for updated codes and see how it goes, or do a powerscan as instructed above.
Dish Network field serivce manager.