October 8th, 2012
Receivers and remotes can fail, and DISH’s backup feature can help reduce the headache of replacing your equipment by allowing you to reconfigure your new receiver or remote easily and quickly.
1. Press “Menu”
Press the menu button on the top left corner of the remote.
2. Select Settings
On the Main Menu select the Settings tile in the bottom left corner.
3. Select Diagnostics
In the Settings Menu select the Diagnostics tile in the middle of the bottom row.
4. Select System Wizard
In the Diagnostics Menu select the Systam Wizard tile, which is the second to last from the right.
5. Select Backup
On the System Wizard screen there are three blue buttons on the right of the screen, select the middle button that says Backup.
In just 5 steps you can backup all of your receiver and remote settings. In the event that you need to replace your equipment, you’ll be able to restore your settings and get everything up and running right away! No need to worry about setting everything up again. Your home entertainment set up will be exactly how you want it in minutes! This procedure backs up your settings as of the time of backup, if you change any of your settings and would like to maintain those changes if the equipment is replaced you will need to back up again.
Categories: Equipment & Remotes