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Using Your Remote Control

This section describes the remote control buttons used to navigate the Electronic Program Guide (EPG), select channels, control volume, as well as those used to make selections in the STB Settings application.



Power Button

Toggles the set-top box between power on and off.

Mute Button

Mutes the volume. Press again to return to previous volume setting.

Yellow button

Zooms UI controls in/out

Video Output Button

Video Output
Not Used

Closed Captioning Button

Closed Captioning
Enables/disables closed captioning.

Stop button

When viewing a VOD video, stops video playback and returns to the VOD Library.

Play Pause Button

When viewing a VOD video, plays and pauses video playback.

Audio Track Button

Audio Track
Selects the audio track if more than one audio track is available.

Settings Button

Opens/closes the STB Settings application. For details, see Configuring the Set-Top Box in the Haivision Play 2000/4000 STB User's Guide.


In HMP 3.8+, this button may be disabled via the Administration > System Settings > Security > Appliance > Lock Settings button option.

Channel Program Information Button

Displays current channel and program information.

Menu Navigation
Menu Navigation Arrows

Up/Down and Left/Right Arrows 
Navigates between controls (during setup) or between programs and channels in the guide.

  • Use Up and Down Arrows to navigate between menu items, as well as between rows within a page.
  • Use Right and Left Arrows to navigate between controls within the same row, as well as back.
OK Button

Selects an item.

HotMark Button
Future use.
Back Button
Returns to previous channel. During setup, navigates back to the sidebar menu from a content page.
Channel Guide/Volume Controls

Volume Up Down Button

Volume Up and Down 
Raises or lowers the volume.

Channel Up Down Button

Channel/ Page Up and Down 
Displays the previous or next channel, or page when viewing the on-screen guide.
VOD Button
Displays the Video On Demand Library.
EPG Button
Toggles between full-screen mode and program guide.
Clear Button
Not used.
Keyboard Button
On-screen Keyboard 
During setup, opens/closes the on-screen keyboard. See On-screen Keyboard in the Haivision Play 2000/4000 STB User's Guide for more details.

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