How To Activate a Fios Remote
What is Fios?
Verizon Fios is a bundled Internet access, telephone, and television service provided by Verizon Communications that operates over a fiber optical network within the United States.
How To Activate a Fios Remote
Fios TV Voice Remote
Press and hold the Play/Pause and “O” buttons at the same time, Release the buttons when the blue light starts flashing on the Fios TV Voice Remote, When the blue light stops flashing on the Fios TV Voice Remote, your Fios TV Voice Remote is connected, paired and ready for use.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I activate my FIOS TV?
Connect the power cord from the Fios TV One to an electrical outlet. Back of TV Optional: use a splitter to connect a Fios TV One and router to the same coax outlet. Turn on your television and Fios TV One. Using the Fios TV Voice Remote, follow the on-screen instructions to complete activation and remote setup.
How do I get my FIOS remote to control my TV input?
This feature may have already been activated on your Fios set-top box. You can check if the feature is activated on your set-top boxes, by pressing the MENU button on your Fios remote and then selecting Settings > Audio & Video > Video Settings > TV Input Control > Enable.
Can I use my phone as a Fios TV remote?
The Fios TV Mobile app lets you use your mobile device or tablet as a remote control for any HD set-top box in your home when connected to your Fios router.
How do I get my Fios remote to control the volume?
To find it, press Menu, scroll down to Customer Support, then select Help Topics, then Remote, then Setting Up your Remote. Choose the option that best describes your FiOS remote, then select Volume Control. You will see step-by-step instructions on how to set your remote to control your receiver’s volume.
How does FIOS TV work?
Verizon Fios TV isn’t cable or satellite—it’s carried over fiber-optic internet. It’s technically a streaming TV service, even if it’s not packaged like Sling TV or Hulu + Live TV. On the upside, this gives you more channel flexibility (Verizon Fios TV offers a plan that lets you choose your own channel lineup).
Is Verizon FIOS an app?
The Fios TV Mobile app is your mobile companion to your Fios TV service and is available to all Fios TV subscribers. With a modern user interface (UI) and intuitive navigation, the Fios TV Mobile app provides effortless content discovery from our ever-increasing catalog of newly added networks and On Demand titles.
Why does my FIOS remote not control the volume?
Press TV Power button to make red LED light blink 3 times and turn off. The remote should now control TV volume instead of the cable box. Note: To reset your remote so Volume buttons only control your cable box follow same process as above—simply press 9 5 5 followed by STB – FiOS remote button.
What does Fios stand for?
Fiber Optic Service
FiOS (Fiber Optic Service) is a fiber to the premises (FTTP) telecommunications service offered by Verizon to consumers in the United States. The word “fios” is Irish for “knowledge” and the FiOS acronym is a trademark of Verizon.
Do you need a smart TV for Fios?
Fios TV is compatible with all types of TVs.
How do I access My Fios account?
You can set up one Verizon ID, a single login that lets you access your My Verizon mobile and home accounts online at the same time. Once set up, use your one Verizon ID to sign into the My Verizon and My Fios apps and to your Verizon mobile and home services too (e.g., Smart Family, Verizon Cloud, Fios TV, etc.).