How To Activate a New Xfinity Remote

How To Activate a New Xfinity Remote

What is Xfinity Remote?

The Xfinity Voice Remote (models XR11, XR15, XR16, XRA and the Xfinity Web Remote) is a remote control that allows you to find what you want faster by using voice commands to change channels, search for shows, get recommendations and more.

How To Activate a New Xfinity Remote

Press and hold the xfinity and Info buttons for five seconds. Wait for the Voice Remote light to change from red to green. Follow the instructions by entering the three-digit, on-screen pairing code. Once the on-screen pairing code is correctly entered, your Voice Remote is paired with the TV Box.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I use my phone as an Xfinity remote?

With the Xfinity TV Remote app, you can use your smartphone or tablet as a remote control: change the channel, program your DVR or search Xfinity On Demand and TV listings – all with a simple tap on the screen.

Which Xfinity remote do I have?

Xfinity remotes can be identified by the model number on the back panel or within the battery compartment of the remote.

How do I activate my xfinity Internet?

Open a web browser and go to Click the If you’re in a location with a pre-installed gateway or activating your Xfinity Voice, click here to begin option at the bottom of the screen. Follow the prompts to verify your Xfinity account and complete the activation process.

Why can’t i use my xfinity remote?

Press a button on the remote. If the LED does not flash at all, or flashes red five times, this is an indication that the batteries are very low and should be replaced. If you’re still experiencing issues, you may need to try a factory reset.

Can I replace xfinity remote?

We recommend that you simply swap out your old or broken remote for a new one at an Xfinity Store near you. If you’re an Xfinity X1 or Flex customer, you can also order a remote control to be shipped to you via UPS in a Getting Started kit (accessory shipping and handling fees will apply) through the Xfinity Assistant.

Can my iPhone be an Xfinity remote?

To install the Xfinity TV Remote app on your Apple iOS devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch): Download the Xfinity TV Remote app for the Apple iOS device from the App Store. Select Xfinity TV Remote app on the device. Log in to the Xfinity TV Remote app.

How do you change channels on Xfinity?

Use voice commands to change channels, find shows, get recommendations, launch apps, and more! Conveniently change channels on your TV using the channel number keypad. Use the directional (up, down, left, right) pad on the app for on-screen navigation, just like you would on your X1 remote.

What are the ABCD buttons on Xfinity remote?

By default, the A key is Help, the B key is Day-, the C key is Day+ and the D key is Descriptive Video Service (DVS) on/off. You can set these buttons to replay, go to Xfinity On Demand, jump ahead 24 hours in the On-Screen Guide and more.

What is the last button on xfinity remote?

Last: Returns to the previous channel or guide screen. Press Last when watching full-screen programming to see the last nine channels, DVR programs or Xfinity On Demand programs watched.