Here's the thread where I got the info. www*avsforum*com/avs-vb/showthread.php?postid=4565223 you'll have to put periods where the * are. I don't have enough reply's posted yet so I can't use the real url.
Q: How do I program the 30 second skip?
1. Press the "Cable" button at the top of the remote.
2. Press and hold the "Setup" button until the "Cable" button blinks twice.
3. Type in the code 994. The "Cable" button again blinks twice.
4. Hit (Do Not Hold) the "Setup" button
5. Enter in 00173 (for 30 second Skip)
6. Press whatever button you want â€œ30 Second Skip� to be.