Codes for RCA universal remote for Vizio Tvs

Controlling all of your home’s electronics with a single universal remote control might be simpler. If you own a Vizo TV, you may be curious about its universal remote codes. The RCA Universal Remote has different codes for several Vizio TV models, which can be 2 digits, 3 digits, 4 digits, or 5 digits long.

This article contains a comprehensive list of RCA universal remote codes for Vizio TVs, as well as instructions on how to program a universal remote to a Vizio TV.

Vizio TV RCA universal remote control code table

Number of digitsCodes
2-digit01, 02, 10, 12, 17, 19
3-digit (CL3)004, 011, 113, 502, 505, 627
4-digit (CL4)0030, 0056, 0117, 0128, 0178, 0205, 0864,
0885, 0891, 0912, 1004, 1017, 1078, 1204,
1207, 1224, 1292, 1499, 1756, 1758, 1783,
2512, 2707, 2757, 3145, 3415, 3758
5-digit (CL5)01377, 10117, 10120, 10178, 10864,
10885, 11756, 11758, 12247, 12512,
12757, 12707, 13415, 13758
2-digit, 3-digit, 4-digit and 5-digit RCA universal remote control codes for Vizio TVs

RCA universal remote codes for Vizio tv

Note that Vizio TVs may also use 2-digit and 3-digit codes. However, the 2-digit or 3-digit codes may not be accepted by the remote. To make the codes work, put 00 before them.

2-Digit Vizio TV Remote Codes

01, 02, 10, 12, 17, and 19

3-Digit Vizio TV Remote Codes

004, 011, 113, 502, 505, 627

4-Digit Vizio TV Remote Codes

0030, 0056, 0117, 0128, 0178, 0205, 0864, 0885, 0891, 0912, 1004, 1017, 1078, 1204, 1207, 1224, 1292, 1499, 1756, 1758, 1783, 2512, 2707, 2757, 3145, 3415, 3758

5-Digit Vizio TV Remote Codes

01377, 10117, 10120, 10178, 10864, 10885, 11756, 11758, 12247, 12512, 12757, 12707, 13415, 13758

What remote works with Vizio TV?

Here’s a list of RCA universal remote controls that are compatible with your Vizio TV. Compatible RCA universal remote controls for Vizio TVs

How to program an RCA universal remote to a Vizio TV

There are two ways to program an RCA Universal Remote to your Vizio TV. You can use Auto Programming or the Direct Code Programming method. But first, ensure that your new RCA TV remote has fresh batteries and that your Vizio TV is plugged in and turned on.

Note that your RCA remote may not be the same model as the one in this post. But generally, you can use the same process to program another universal remote control model to your Vizio TV.

Method 1: Direct Code Programming to a Vizio TV

This method requires entering a code, one at a time until you find the correct Vizio TV code. You can grab the Vizio TV codes from the table above.

Step by step direct Code Programming using the standard original RCA remote control model

  1. Visit the table above to see the list of codes for the Vizio TV.
  2. Turn on your Vizio TV.
  3. Point the RCA universal remote control to the TV
  4. Press and hold the TV button (for about 5 seconds) until the power button illuminates. Don’t let go of the TV button.
  5. While still holding the TV button, type the first code for your Vizio TV (from the Vizio TV codes above).
  6. The codes can be 2, 3, 4 or 5 digits depending on the universal remote control version.
  7. Keep holding the TV button and check if the power key is lit.
  8. If the power key stays lit without flashing, that means you have entered the correct code.
  9. In that case you can release the TV button and start using your RCA remote to test the various control functions of your Vizio TV.
  10. Sometimes, not all of the TV functions may work. In that case, you have to reprogram the RCA universal remote with the next code of your Vizio TV.
  11. If you entered the wrong code, the power key will blink four times.
  12. If the code you entered was wrong, then continue holding the TV button and re-enter another code.
  13. Repeat this process until you find the correct code for your Vizio TV that enables all its functions. 

Step by step direct Code Programming using the RCA Revised Remote Control R271U1 or R271U2

  1. Visit the table above to see the list of codes for the Vizio TV.
  2. Turn on your Vizio TV.
  3. Point the RCA universal remote control to the TV
  4. Press and hold the TV button (for about 5 seconds) until the power button illuminates. Don’t let go of the TV button.
  5. While still holding the TV button, type the first code for your Vizio TV (from the Vizio TV codes above).
  6. The codes can be 2, 3, 4 or 5 digits depending on the universal remote control version.
  7. If the power button turns off, that means you have entered the correct code.
  8. In that case you can release the TV button and start using your RCA remote to test the various control functions of your Vizio TV.
  9. Sometimes, not all of the TV functions may work. In that case, you have to reprogram the RCA universal remote with the next code of your Vizio TV.
  10. But if the power button blinks twice before illuminating again, that means the code you entered is incorrect.
  11. If the code you entered was wrong, then continue holding the TV button and re-enter another code.
  12. Repeat this process until you find the correct code for your Vizio TV that enables all its functions.

Method 2: Auto Programming to a Vizio TV

You can also program an RCA universal remote to a Vizio TV without a code using the Auto Programming method.

  1. Turn on your Vizio TV.
  2. Point the RCA universal remote control to the TV.
  3. Press and hold the TV button first with one finger.
  4. While still holding the TV button, press and hold the Power button with another finger until the power button lights up.
  5. After the Power button lights up, release both buttons.
  6. Next, press and hold the Play button for about five seconds until your Vizio TV turns on.
  7. If your TV Vizio TV doesn’t turn on after five seconds, first release the play button, then press and hold it again for another five seconds.
  8. Release the Play button as soon as your Vizio TV turns on.
  9. Now press the rewind button (or reverse button) once every five seconds until your TV turns off.
  10. Once your TV turns off, stop pressing the Rewind button. 
  11. Finally, press the Stop button to save the RCA universal remote control settings.

How do I program my RCA universal remote to my Vizio TV without a code?

Yes, you can program an RCA universal remote to a Vizio TV without a code. Simply follow the auto-programming method described above.

How do I find my Vizio TV code?

Check out the detailed list of Vizio TV codes listed above.

How do I find my 4 digit code?

Check out the comprehensive list of 4-digit Vizio TV codes listed above.

Why won’t my Vizio TV connect to a universal remote?

Your Vizio TV may not connect to a universal remote control for the following reason.

  1. You are not performing the programming process correctly.
  2. Your Vizio TV is not compatible with the universal remote control or vice versa.
  3. You are not using the correct programming codes for your Vizio TV.

How to control my Vizio TV without a remote?

If you’ve misplaced or broken your Vizio TV remote, you can use the physical buttons on the TV or set up a universal remote control for the television. Alternatively, you can turn your phone into a TV controller by installing the Vizio SmartCast app from the Play Store. There are also other third-party remote control apps in the Google Play store.

How to reset the RCA universal remote?

If the RCA universal remote does not connect to the TV or does not respond, you can reset it. 

  • First, remove the remote batteries 
  • Then press and hold the number 1 key. 
  • Next release the key and replace the batteries. 
  • Now, push the power button or the ON/OFF button to turn on the light. 
  • You can now reconfigure the remote to work with your television.

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