All Seiki TV remote codes and easy-to-follow programming guide

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If you want to program a universal remote for your Seiki TV, then we have you covered right here. In this guide, we will show you how to set up a universal remote with and without codes to work with your Seiki TV.

A universal remote is a cheap and excellent replacement if you’ve damaged or lost your original remote. You can control multiple devices with a single universal remote, but for that, you need to be able to program it. TVs are among the top common devices that you can program for universal remotes and Seiki TVs are not an exception.

So, to help you setup your universal remote with your Seiki TV, we have two guides – programming with codes and without codes. For this guide, we have take the GE Universal remote as an example. Plus, we have also included a remote codes list for convenience.

Quick Answer

If you have the right remote code (refer to the code list below) for your Seiki TV, then you can – turn on Seiki TV > press the ‘Setup’ button > press the ‘TV’ button > enter the code > test the remote.

However, if you don’t have the code, you will have to use the auto code search method. For this, refer to our guide below.

Seiki TV remote codes list

3 Digital Codes4 Digital Codes5 Digital Code
564463512964
627395313559
000479413560
505434610178
450126313953
506575111864
111
520

How to program a universal remote to a Seiki TV (with codes)

The process of programming a universal remote to work with your Seiki TV is simple. Just follow the steps below, and your universal remote and Seiki TV will be up and running in no time.

Step

1

Power up your Seiki TV

The first thing to do is to turn on your Seiki TV with the remote or use the power button on the front or the side. Ensure that the TV is connected to a functional outlet.

Step

2

Press the ‘Setup’ button

The second step is to press the “Setup” button on the universal remote and hold it until you see a red light on the remote. 

universal remote with arrow pointing at setup button for seiki tv

Step

3

Press the ‘TV’ button

Then, press the ‘TV’ button the universal remote to start the setup for your Seiki TV.

Seiki TV remote control with a red arrow pointing to TV button.

Step

4

Enter the Seiki TV remote code

Next, enter the code that you found for Seiki TV. And once you are done entering the code, point it at the TV and see if the TV turns on.

A Universal remote control compatible with Seiki TV with number buttons highlighted

Step

5

Test the remote

If the Seiki TV responds to the universal remote and turns on, it’s time to see if other buttons work. If they are responding correctly, your remote is set for Seiki TV.

How to program a Seiki TV with a universal remote without codes

At times, remote codes aren’t readily available or difficult to find. In this case, all hope isn’t lost, as you can use the code search function to set up your universal remote. Here is how you can do it:

Step

1

Turn on your Seiki TV

Power on your Seiki TV – the one that you want to program a remote for.

Step

2

Press the ‘Setup’ button

On your universal remote, press and hold the ‘Setup’ button until the red light comes on. On some remotes, there will be a ‘Program’ button instead of ‘Setup.’

Step

3

Press the ‘TV’ button

Next, press the ‘TV’ to start the process of programming the remote for your Seiki TV.

Step

4

Press and hold the ‘Power’ button

Then, press and hold the power button of your universal remote. You will see a light blinking, which indicates that the different codes are being tested. You will have to hold down the power button until the Seiki TV turns off.

Universal remote programming for seiki tv with a red arrow pointing at power button

Step

5

Release the power button

Once the TV turns off, you can release the power button. Then, press the power button again to power on the TV.

Step

6

Test the remote

If your TV turns back on, it usually means the right code has been set. To make sure, try pressing different buttons and see if your Seiki TV works.

Frequently Asked Questions

Why is my universal remote not working with Seiki TV?

There could be a handful of reasons why your universal remote isn’t working with your Seiki TV. First, check if the batteries have any juice in them. If the remote isn’t getting any power, it won’t work. Second, try to power cycle it to get rid of any issues caused by glitches or bugs. Also, inspect for any physical damages, as suffering a bump could’ve loosened or disconnected some internal components.

Conclusion

All in all, the process of programming a universal remote to work with your Seiki TV is easy, regardless of the method you choose. On top of that, you can use the same remote to control another TV or any other device as long as you have their remote codes. If you do run into some issues, such as the universal remote not working or turning on, try replacing its batteries or doing a power cycle – which should resolve most of the issues. If it still doesn’t work, the remote might be faulty, and you’ll have to purchase a new one.

Ussamah works as a content writer and editor at BGFG. He is experienced in tech, hardware, gaming, and marketing.