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How do I find a compatible magic remote?


JayDee
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I have spent countless hours trying to figure out which remote is compatible with my 27 inch LG television. I can find the TV on LG's website (after intensively searching each time), but when I search the Magic Remotes for compatibility, I've had no luck in anything matching the two.

TV model is 27LQ625S-PU, purchased from Best Buy in America. I'm running 7.3.1-38 for webOS TV version. Trying to purchase one elsewhere online also seems to not have anything resembling my TV make/model.

I don't know what else to do in order to find a remote that works, and I don't want to spend the money trying ten remotes until finding one that does. Am I missing something through the site where I should be searching? Do all remotes work based on webOS version? I'd really love to upgrade this mostly useless remote. I don't use it much right now because I don't like typing through the on-screen keyboard and the remote that came with the TV isn't as easy to use as a universal (I think some of the buttons are in oddly located places). I tend to use external smart devices because the (dumb) remote/webOS don't seem to pair together very well.

I appreciate any help you guys are able to offer, and apologize if this seems like a foolish question. 

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Thank you for the advice. I ordered an "Original MR22GA Magic Remote Control" from Amazon  (

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) and will let you know in a few days if everything works out.

I appreciate the time you took to answer my question!

 

Edit: remote arrived yesterday and is working great. Thank you so much for the help!

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