The DIRECTV Universal Remote that you need is the one that controls practically everything. Controlling up to four components: your TV, satellite receiver and two other video or stereo components, this universal DIRECTV remote control will ensure you never again waste time looking for the right remote. Designed specifically to work with any DIRECTV receiver, it operates all its features. An extensive universal library code makes it easy to ensure compatibility with the majority of video and audio devices, even discontinued ones. A simple four-position MODE slide switch lets you easily go from controlling one component to another. Also includes functions like mute, channel, list and guide.