.Microsoft’s XBox 360 and DirecTV remote is the latest invention in controlling gizmos in unusual way after Sony’s PlayStation 3 which is prescribed as IR as well as an iPod. From Xbox 360 remote you can prevent yourself from the expenditure incurred in Direct TV service. What you need is to just switch the remote to AV1 and hold down the mute / select buttons until AV1 blinks twice. Then you need to key in 991, followed by 2, and lastly tag the Power button. After all this just you need to cycle up a few dozen times until your console powers up. Just mash Select to complete the (fundamentally pain-free) process.