Steps differ depending on the remote, but typically a remote must be held and then a code must be entered, according to Time Warner Cable. This process scans available radio channels until the remote picks up on the Toshiba television and can be programmed for it.
Each TV has a unique code. When the code is punched into a remote, it is activated.
- Scan Depress the scan button on the remote control. When it begins to blink, release it.
- Enter code Enter the code for the Toshiba television. Each television has a unique code listed in its manual or in the remote's manual.
- Watch television The remote should now be programmed. It can be used to change channels, adjust volume and change settings.