Hover your cursor over the buttons on the simulator below to learn about each button’s function:
Understanding your remote control
power: turns the system on and off.
source: displays and selects connected devices from the source list on your tv.
tv power: turns your tv on or off.
menu: displays the menu for a connected device.
guide: displays your set top box or tv program guide, or blu-ray disc™ player popup menu.
page up: moves to the next page.
page down: moves to the previous page.
info: displays program information.
exit: clears a menu or guide from your tv screen.
navigation pad: moves up, down, left or right in onscreen menus and control console displays.
ok: selects or confirms highlighted item.
volume up/down: increases (+) or decreases (-) the system volume.
mute: mutes/unmutes system speakers (press and hold to mute/unmute all rooms).
more: displays additional device-specific controls and information on your tv. also allows access to bose® system options.
image view: changes the way video appears.
channel up/down: next/previous channel or preset.
last channel: returns to last channel or preset.
shuffle: randomly plays music from a cd. press again to cancel shuffle mode.
quick replay/skip backward: moves back a few seconds on your dvr or other digital video recording devices.
record: activates recording on a recording device.
quick skip/skip forward: moves ahead a few seconds on your dvr or other digital video recording devices.
play: starts or resumes play for most audio or video devices.
seek backward/rewind: with most audio and video devices: rewinds or moves backwards through a track, chapter or song. with am and fm: moves to the previous strong radio station.
stop: stops play for an audio or video device such as: ipod®, cd, dvd, vcr or dvr program.
seek forward/fast forward: with most audio and video devices: advances or moves forward through a track, chapter or song. with am and fm: moves forward to the next strong radio station.
pause: press to briefly stop an audio or video device such as: ipod®, cd, dvd, vcr or dvr program.
numeric keypad: allows manual entry of channels and settings.
tv input: changes inputs on your tv.