32.0 Remote Control

Top Questions

Why won't my remote change the volume on my TV?

Your remote may not be programmed to control functions on your TV. Check out these step-by-step instructions to pair your remote to your TV or another device.

Why won't my remote work with my DISH receiver?

Often, this problem is due to dead batteries, or a remote or receiver error. Follow these steps to resolve your remote control issue.

What type of batteries does my remote take?

Your remote takes four AAA batteries.

If my remote is broken, can I get a replacement?

Unfortunately, we no longer make this type of remote. However, you can take advantage of our latest technology by upgrading to the Hopper which comes with our new DISH Voice Remote.

Have you considered upgrading to the Hopper®?

  • Get HD TV in every room
  • Save up to 2,000 hours of recordings
  • Get a free DISH Voice Remote

2-year commitment required. Monthly fees apply. Recording hours vary; 2,000 hours based on SD recordings. Voice Remote requires internet-connected Hopper device. Customer must press Voice Remote button to activate feature.

Want to know more?

Visit our remote control how-to pages for step-by-step instructions for programming your remote, tuning to the correct channel/input for watching DISH programming, and more!


Check out the 32.0 remote control setup guide for additional information on your remote.


Need assistance with your receiver? Look to the receiver support pages for helpful info.


Troubleshoot issues with your equipment online.