50.0 Remote Control

Cool Features

Voice Commands

Use voice commands to find your programming, tune to channels, launch Netflix, and more!

Remote Finder

Can't find your remote? Don't panic! Simply press the Locate Remote button on the front panel of your receiver.

Limited Mode

Prevent navigating to the wrong input for watching DISH programming on your TV by enabling Limited Mode.


Press and hold this handy button to get quick tips about the actions you can perform on any screen.

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 two AA batteries.



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 50.0 remote control setup guide for additional information on your remote. Reference Important Product Information for your remote.


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


Troubleshoot issues with your equipment online.