Losing the original remote control to your television can be very frustrating in many ways. To start with you are going to have to use the buttons on the set to turn it on and off, change channels or adjust the volume. Then there is the fact that accessing many of the functions that on a single button on your Vizio remote control using the buttons on the TV can be extremely difficult and in some cases impossible as they can only be accessed using the remote.
Buying a Universal Remote vs. an Exact Replacement Vizio Remote Control
When this happens you are going to have to make a choice, do you try and save a few dollars and buy one of those universal remotes or would you be better off spending a little extra and buying an exact replacement Vizio remote control. You may find that buying an exact replacement is the only way to guarantee that you will be able to access all of the functions on your television set, which is something to keep in mind.