Originally Posted by patgilm
Ok, so to clarify further before I buy this receiver, I can connect my Comcast and Direct TV box directly to the SC-07 and it will function properly (both video and audio), I just cannot control it with the TV, I will have to use the SC-07 remote right? I am starting to feel really stupid b/c I just don't get it.
Absolutely! Works great. You can input your boxes to any of the programmable inputs. I was just playing with more obscure features using HDMI CONTROL. Don't feel stupid, this is a brand new full featured unit. Half the fun is learning about it. I'm loving it!
Remember there is always "Multi-operation
" from the remote.. tooexcerpt from page 105 of the manual
1 While pressing MULTI OPERATION, press HOME
The remote LCD display shows SETUP.
2 Use / to select MULTI OP or SYS OFF from the
menu and press ENTER.
If you selected Multi Operation (MULTI OP), the LCD on
the remote prompts you for an input source button.
If you selected System Off (SYS OFF), go to step 4.
3 Press the input source button for the component
that will start the multi-operation, then press ENTER.
For example, if you want to start the sequence by
switching on your DVD player, press DVD.
4 Use / to select CODE EDT, then press ENTER.
To erase any previously stored multi-operations (or
shutdown sequences) select CODE ERS above.
5 Use / to select a command in the sequence, then
If this is the first command in the sequence, select 1ST
CODE. Otherwise, simply choose the next command in
the sequence. PRES KEY flashes after you press ENTER.
6 If necessary, press the input source button for the
component whose command you want to input.
This is only necessary if the command is for a new
component (input source).
7 Select the button for the command you want to
The following remote control commands can be selected:
You don't need to program the receiver to switch on
or off. This is done automatically.