Each model of the Sony remote control has different codes for each brand of a specific device. The PACNA-MR10 Sony remote control model codes for General Electric televisions include 02, 03 and 18, while the codes for Magnavox televisions include 03, 11, 12 and 13.
The corresponding codes for programming the Sony remote to control the audio and video devices are either available on the Sony website or the specific instruction manual. The PACNA-MR10 Sony remote control model can program only varied brands of televisions.
The RM-AAL017 remote control model can program varied brands of televisions, cable boxes, digital satellite receivers, CD players, DVD players, laser disc players and video cassette recorders besides other devices. The RM-AAL017 remote programming codes for GoldStar televisions are 503, 512, 515, 517, 534, 544, 556 and 568 and for Toshiba televisions are 535, 539, 540, 541 and 551.
The RM-AAL017 remote programming codes for Kenwood CD players are 108, 109 and 110 and for Yamaha CD players are 120, 121 and 122. For Panasonic cable boxes, the codes are 816, 826, 832, 833, 834 and 835 and for Tocom cable boxes are 830 and 831. The remote programming codes for Sony DVD players are 401, 402 and 403 and for Hitachi DVD players the code is 416.
Similarly, each brand of a device has a set of programming codes allocated to it. Make sure to look up the codes prior to programming it.