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Control Your Soundbar with a Samsung TV Remote

Tired of using two remotes when you're watching TV? If you own a Samsung TV, you're in luck! You can use your Samsung TV remote to control the power and volume setting of your soundbar. Make sure that your soundbar is connected to your TV with an HDMI cable.

This guide contains instructions for Samsung soundbars. For soundbars from other brands, please refer to the soundbar's user manual.

Controlling the Soundbar

This function is not available when the soundbar is in TV ARC or HDMI mode. Only the Volume and Mute buttons are usable on the soundbar.

Learn how to control the soundbar with your Samsung TV remote. Just follow the steps below.

  1. Press and hold the Play/Pause button for more than 5 seconds while the soundbar is turned on.

  2. "ON - TV REMOTE" will appear on the display.

  3. Navigate to the settings menu of your TV. 

  4. Select Sound.

  5. Select Sound Output.

  6. Select the model of your soundbar.

  7. Select Close.

  8. You can now use the TV remote to control the soundbar.

    Still having trouble? Check your TV's audio settings or contact customer support.

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