An external device (such as a set-top box or AV receiver) cannot be controlled via the IR Blaster. (IR Blaster compatible models only)

IR Blaster compatible models have [IR Blaster setup] in [Settings] — [Watching TV] — [External inputs].

  • Make sure that the IR Blaster is correctly set up and the IR transmitter is located near the IR receiver of the external device.
  • Make sure that your TV supports the external device.
  • If you press and hold a button on the remote control, the operation may not work. Instead, try pressing the button repeatedly.
  • Some external devices may not respond to some buttons on the “Action Menu”.
  • The IR Blaster may not be correctly setup. To set the IR Blaster, press the HOME button, then select [Settings] — [Watching TV] — [External inputs] — [IR Blaster setup].