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Denon 3802 remote not working with backlight on??

Discussion in 'Archived Threads 2001-2004' started by Scott Kroll, Aug 21, 2002.

  1. Scott Kroll

    Scott Kroll Agent

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    I have had my 3802 receiver for a few months now and have taken the time to program it (learn) other remotes. It works well (still saving for a Pronto or MX500), but I just noticed that when I turn the backlight function on I am not able to control any other components (DVD, TV, etc). Is this a common problem? Do I need to program the remote twice (once non-backlit and once backlit)? Thanks.
     
  2. John Royster

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    replace your batteries.

    mine eats them up. you'll start to notice the LED and backlight get very dim. when the backlight is on there is no more juice to send a strong signal. This drove me nuts for about two days when I had my 3802 for about two months. "What the heck is wrong with my remote???!!!"

    duh - replaced the batteries. quite embarassing.

    easy enough to try right?
     
  3. Scott Kroll

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    Will try this tonight
     

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