Learn how to program your remote to control your TV, PVR, DVD/Blu-Ray and more. This guide will show you how to program your remote to control additional entertainment devices as well as outline the other programming features available on your remote.
The legacy Shaw remote controls are listed below from current to legacy. You can find more information on Shaw remotes at: URCsupport.com/shaw. (Note: urcsupport.com is a third-party website and is not officially endorsed by Rogers).
If you are using Ignite TV (formerly known as BlueCurve TV) services, you need an Ignite TV Remote (formerly BlueCurve TV Remote) or Ignite Large Button Remote for Ignite TV boxes. Please refer to the images below to determine which remote you are currently using.
|Ignite TV Remote (XR11)||Ignite TV Remote (XR15)||Ignite Streaming Remote||Ignite Large Button Remote|
|Gateway Remote||Champ Remote||Champion Remote||Atlas Remote|
Note: If you're having issues programming your remote, try the following:
For manuals and more on programming non-Ignite remotes to third-party devices, please visit URC Support. Not every third-party device will be compatible with your remote, please reach out to your device's manufacturer for more support.
Visit Programming your Ignite TV remote control for steps to program and set up your Ignite TV remote including learning how to pair and unpair the Ignite TV remote.
After completing the Quick setup remote pairing, you have two options for programming your Ignite TV remote:
Learn more: Ignite TV Remote Control
When activating Ignite Streaming (formerly known as Shaw Stream), there will be on-screen instructions to walk you through pairing the remote. Just follow the steps on-screen to pair the remote for voice and to control your TV and/or audio device.
Visit How To: Use the Ignite Streaming voice remote for steps to program and set up your Ignite Streaming remote including learning how to pair and unpair the remote.
See the sections below to learn more about your Ignite Streaming voice remote.
The Large Button Voice Remote works with Ignite TV (formerly known as BlueCurve TV) and Ignite Streaming (formerly known as Shaw Stream). It's available at no additional cost upon request.
Visit How to program your Large Button Voice Remote for detailed steps on how to pair it with your Ignite Entertainment Box, TV and audio system.
To program your Gateway remote control with your television and audio devices, start by powering on the equipment you would like to program into the remote and then follow these steps:
Note: The Shaw Gateway remote can only be programmed to control the volume on one device at a time. If you prefer the audio system to control the volume, please program the audio system after you have programmed the TV. If you need to change the device which controls your volume, please complete the following steps:
Volume control through your television set:
Volume control through your audio system:
Learn more: Overview of the Shaw Gateway remote
The legacy Shaw Champ Remote Control is only programmable with your television set. To program your Champ remote with your television set, please start by powering on the television and then follow these steps:
You can find the Champ Remote Manual here.
Video Tutorial: How to program your Shaw "Champ" Remote
Learn more: Overview of the Champ remote
To program your Champion remote with your television set and other devices, please start by powering on the television and then follow these steps:
Learn more: Overview of the Shaw Champion remote
The legacy Shaw Atlas remote control is no longer being distributed and has been discontinued.
Follow these steps to program your Atlas remote control.
To program your Atlas/Backlit Remote control, you will first need to turn on the device you would like to program with the remote (for example your television, audio system Blu-Ray or DVD player). Once powered on, proceed with the following directions:
The Atlas remote can also be set up for master power, which allows the main power button to control the on/off power for all of your equipment at once, so you don't have to select and power on/off each device separately.
To set up master power:
Locking Volume Controls to Audio Devices
If you are using an audio system to control the volume while watching TV you can program your remote to lock the volume button to work only with your stereo. To enable volume lock:
Video Tutorial: How to program your Shaw "Atlas" Remote
Learn more: Overview of the Atlas remote
The legacy Shaw Transport remote control is no longer being distributed and has been discontinued.
The Transport remote is programmable only with your television set, and cannot be programmed to work with any other device such as your DVD player or audio system. To program your TV with your Transport Remote please do the following:
Learn more: Overview of the Transport Remote