How to Program the Evolution Set Top Box Universal Remote to Your TV

The local cable company distributes the Evolution HD adapter set top boxes throughout the area, and as such, we get gobs of questions and requests for help with setting up and troubleshooting the accompanying remote control.  Often one or more functions on the remote fail to work on the television.  Sometimes, the power button works … Continue reading How to Program the Evolution Set Top Box Universal Remote to Your TV



PHAZR-5 UR5U-9000L-AB Universal Remote Control Review

For over a year, I’ve used the CLIKR-5 UR5U 8700L AB Universal Remote Control to actuate the Scientific Atlanta Explorer 8300 DVR as provided by our cable company, Atlantic Broadband. It works very well. This device is a hefty-sized unit, requiring two AA batteries, good-sized backlit keys, and can control up to five devices in an … Continue reading PHAZR-5 UR5U-9000L-AB Universal Remote Control Review



CLIKR-5 UR5U-8520L Universal Remote Control Review

For two years (2007-2009), I used the CLIKR-5 UR5U-8520L Universal Remote Control to actuate the Scientific Atlanta Explorer 8300 DVR as provided by our cable company, Atlantic Broadband. Until we upgraded to the UR5U-8700L-AB, the CLIKR-5 UR5U-8520L (this remote) worked very well. We might have never upgraded, if not for some of the buttons failing to register … Continue reading CLIKR-5 UR5U-8520L Universal Remote Control Review



Philips SRU4208WM/17 Universal Remote Review

We’ve used the Philips SRU4208WM/17 Universal Remote with the Scientific Atlanta Explorer 8300 DVR from the Atlantic Broadband cable company for nearly two years. This universal control works as expected, serves adequately as a replacement for the CLIKR-5 remote that the cable company provided originally, and is affordable. Benefits, Pros, Features, and Advantages Thin profile.  … Continue reading Philips SRU4208WM/17 Universal Remote Review



Adelphia ENT-EXPL-3005 Remote Review

I’ve used the Adelphia Universal Remote Control, model ENT-EXPL-3005 with set-top boxes from Comcast and Atlantic Broadband cable companies through the years with very good results.  It’s a slim and sleek remote that fits comfortably in your hand and yet, all the major feature / function buttons can be reached with a simple thumb extension.  … Continue reading Adelphia ENT-EXPL-3005 Remote Review



Philips SRP5107/27 Universal Remote Control Review

We bought the Philips SRP5107 / 27 Universal Remote Control  for use with my Scientific Atlanta Explorer 8300 DVR supplied by Atlantic Broadband cable company. Spent numerous hours playing around with this remote, and found it to be simple to set up, and the buttons have a very easy-to-press feel. Yet pressing the wrong key happens rarely. … Continue reading Philips SRP5107/27 Universal Remote Control Review