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Samsung Remote Queston

by idg76092 / February 25, 2014 2:01 PM PST

I bought an open box Samsung PN60f8500 but the remote was missing. I ordered the AA59-00758a off of Ebay (the f8500 was listed as compatible). I just looked up some info and it says that this remote is for LCD's not plasmas? Will this remote work with my f8500 plasma? If so how do I program it? Thanks!

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Pairing button
by idg76092 / February 26, 2014 10:11 PM PST
In reply to: Samsung Remote Queston

I tried holding down the pairing button and tried pressing it once, twice and so on. Nothing worked. I'm guessing that this remote won't work with the f8500. Any other ideas?

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Re: Pairing button
by Samsung_HD_Tech Samsung staff / February 26, 2014 10:39 PM PST
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Pairing worked, can't get soundbar to work
by idg76092 / March 1, 2014 4:08 AM PST
In reply to: Re: Pairing button

Thanks! The pairing worked great and I've been able to program the remote to work all of the components except for the Pioneer Speakerbar SP-SB23W. I've gone through trying to auto find the code 3x's and then I have to select the model number from the list. The SP-SB23W is the last option on page 2. When I select it and then select Power Test, nothing happens? Is there something different I need to do to get this remote to work with the speakerbar?

Thanks!

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Pair
by barryware / February 26, 2014 2:09 AM PST
In reply to: Samsung Remote Queston

With the TV on, Press the pairing button on the back of the remote while pointing it at the tv's sensor.

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Pairing button
by idg76092 / February 26, 2014 10:12 PM PST
In reply to: Pair

I tried holding down the pairing button, pressing it once, twice and so on. Nothing worked. I'm guessing that this remote is not the correct one for the f8500. Any other ideas or what is the actual correct replacement remote for the f8500?

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