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Add Favorite Channel Icons to a Harmony One Remote

The Logitech Harmony One universal remote control is a great device that works with all kinds of hardware and is customizable.  Just one of the cool things you can do is set up custom channel icons as buttons on the touch screen.  Here is how to do it.

Visit this website: http://iconharmony.com/icons/home and click the indicated panel.

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On the next page, search for your channels – checking the box for each desired icon as you go.  When you have all the icons you want, click the “Zip Icons” button.

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On the next screen click the “download” button.  And save the file on your computer.Image9

Unzip the downloaded file to a folder on your computer.  Now hook up your Harmony remote to your computer with the USB cable and run the Logitech Remote software. Choose “Settings” under your TV-viewing “Activities”

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Next select “Set Up Favorite Channels and add icons”. Click “Next”.

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Now enter the channel number and choose “Select Image…”.

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Browse to the folder with the unzipped icons and choose your channel icon.

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Repeat for all of your favorite channels.  Finally, update your remote to store the changes.

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