Polaris URC1090

Polaris offers simplified control with less clutter and easy-to-read oversized keys.


Simplified Modeless Control

All keys on the remote are dedicated to controlling your cable box except for the TV POWER, VOLUME, and MUTE, and INPUT keys.

Large Keys/Text for Easy Reading

This remote features over-sized keys and larger text to make the keys easy to quickly identify, even with tired eyes.

Backlit Keypad

This remote control features a backlit keypad, making it easier to read and use the remote while in a dark setting.


Remote Control Setup

CodeFinder and Setup Instructions

Step 1: CodeFinder

Step 2: Setup Instructions


Remote Functions


  • TV POWER turns your TV on and off
  • CBL POWER turns your cable box on and off
  • SETUP used for remote control programming PLAYBACK CONTROLS
  • FF/PAUSE/PLAY/REW/STOP used to control playback of live, recorded, or On Demand programs
  • RECORD press to record selected program
  • LIST displays the list of DVR recorded programs


  • GUIDE displays program guide
  • MENU displays main cable menu
  • INFO displays information on current selected program
  • EXIT closes current menu
  • FAV cycles through favorite channels set on your cable box
  • A-C KEYS used for special functions displayed on your cable menus
  • ON DEMAND used to access on demand program library
  • LAST returns to the previously selected channel


Frequently Asked Questions

This remote uses AA size batteries.

While Heavy Duty batteries will work, alkaline batteries are recommended and will have much longer battery life.

Five blinks means that your batteries are low and need to be replaced soon.

To control your equipment, be sure to do the following:

  • Point the remote at the equipment when using it, making sure that there is a clear line of sight.
  • The LED on the remote should blink with each keypress. If not, replace the batteries.
  • The remote needs to be programmed in order to control your equipment.
  • Follow the instructions in the setup section of this site to program the remote.

To turn on the remote backlight, press the light green BACKLIGHT key that is between the two power keys.