Want to know how to program your new Dish Voice Remote? Here are step-by-step instructions provided by Dish. You can also find technical specs for the remote down below.
How to Program Custom Buttons on the Dish Voice Remote
1. The two customizable buttons are located near the bottom of the remote, and are marked with a Diamond and a Double Diamond.
2. After turning on a Hopper or Joey, click a customizable button (from anywhere within the user interface). A pop-up menu will appear on the right side of the screen with a list of 12 possible shortcuts.
3. Scroll to the desired shortcut, then click Select. Once set, the customizable buttons will perform the selected function any time they are pressed.
4. To reprogram, hold down a customizable button for two seconds. The pop-up menu will reappear on the right side of the screen with the list of 12 shortcuts.
Dish Voice Remote Technical specs
DISH’s 54.0 remote control is a universal remote with learning capabilities, and can control up to two IR devices (TV/AUX models). The unit features voice control and a RF4CE remote control finder. All buttons are backlit, and battery life is anticipated to last four to six months on two AA batteries. It is designed to easily fit in the palm of a user’s hand with dimensions of 6.50”(L) x 2.17”(W) x 0.91″(D).