Guide To Upgrading To One Remote Control
This guide helps me consolidate all my multiple remotes into one remote 😊
With my one remote, I can power on/off all my devices as well as easily access my TV set, my sound & all my media sources so I can sit back and enjoy my TV.
My updated home cinema setup is now configured as follows:
TV Set & Apple TV & 5.1 Surround Sound
TV Set & Streaming Device & 5.1 Surround Sound
Let's Make Your TV Watching Simple: One Source Device with just One Remote Give You One User Interface
You have a Smart TV with its remote, a 5.1 Surround Sound system with its remote and 1 or more source devices, each with their own remotes. These source device can be Streaming Media Devices (SMDs) like Roku, Apple TV, Fire TV, Google TV and/or an Android TV device such a TiVo Stream 4K or NVidia Shield. You may also have a cable STB/DVR as well as a gaming console such as Xbox or PlayStation. And let's not forget those with CD, DVD & Blu-ray Players. Heck, might even be a VCR laying around.
So How Do You Get Down To One Device For Accessing All Your TV-related Content???
Assuming you already are using your Smart TV or a Streaming Media Device for all your streaming media applications, then we just need to sort out two potential issues:
If you have a cable/sat DVR, then how to migrate to a "Live TV' app on your Smart TV / SMD
How to use your Smart TV / SMD remote to control volume/mute as well as power on/o