How Do You Perform a Direct TV Remote Control Setup?
To perform a DIRECTV remote control setup with a DIRECTV universal remote and a high-definition DVR or receiver, press the remote's menu button, and then select Settings & Help. Select Settings, and then select Remote Control. Select Program Remote, choose a device for the remote, and follow the prompts to complete the process. The remote control setup process varies depending on the remote and the device, but instructions for all processes are available on DIRECTV.com, as of 2015.