(2023) How to Turn Up Volume on Vizio TV without Remote, using Vizio TV Volume Button

The concept of sound is dynamic and we love to keep our volume in our control. But, sometimes it can be hard if you lose your remote somewhere or someone in the family (probably your sibling) hid it intentionally. This has happened to me a lot of times. And I’m sure you are experiencing the same.

Well, whatever the case, it can be quite frustrating if you can’t find your remote.

That’s, why here I will be discussing the workaround to control the volume on Vizio TV without a remote.

So without any delay let’s get started.

How to turn up volume on Vizio TV without remote

Quick Answer: To turn up the volume on Vizio TV without a remote you can use volume buttons on the TV, universal remote, IR blaster-supported device, or the SmartCast app to adjust the volume with your mobile device.

Method 1: Use the Vizio TV volume button

Vizio TV volume button

Vizio TV volume buttons are located on the lower right side when you look from the back side of the TV. The exact location varies with the model. You will find three main buttons together: Power, input, and volume buttons.

There must be two arrows. As you can tell, the arrow pointing upwards signifies volume up or high and the arrow pointing downwards signifies volume down or low.

If you are looking for more convenient methods where you do not have to operate volume buttons again and again, we suggest you check the other provided methods.

SEE ALSO: How to Reset Vizio TV without Remote

Method 2: Install the SmartCast app

Vizio TV users can take advantage of the SmartCast app. The SmartCast app connects your TV with your phone, tablet, or even your PC. So the users don’t have to worry if they misplace their remote or it stops working.TV Amazon

  • Step 1: Download the SmartCast app

Install the app on your phone. It is available for both iOS and Android users in their respective app stores. So do accordingly, whatever suits you.

  • Step 2: Open the SmartCast app

Now in order to pair your TV to the phone, you need to open the SmartCast app and follow the onscreen prompts.

  • Step 3: Log in to your Vizio TV

Enter your Vizio ID and password to the app or continue as a guest. The primary user has access to the Vizio credentials so you can ask, to share them with you.

  • Step 4: Choose the device you’d like to pair

You will see a list of SmartCast devices around you. Select the device you want to pair with the app and wait for further instructions.

  • Step 5: Confirm the connection

A 4-digit number code will display on your TV screen at the top. You just need to enter it on your app in order to pair your TV and Vizio SmartCast app. And it’s done! You can now control your television from your mobile phone.

  • Step 6: Press the settings button

The gear symbol button represents Settings. It must be present on the right side of the application. The settings menu will appear presenting multiple options for your TV.

Location of settings button is shown
Image source: Vizio
  • Step 7: Select Audio

There you will find many options related to the audio of the TV including the volume buttons. And you are done. Adjust the volume accordingly with your Vizio TV SmartCast app.

Display settings of SmartCast app
Image source: Vizio

Method 3: Use IR sensor-supported smartphone

As you may already know, the remote-controlling system utilizes an infrared blaster sensor to relay commands to an appliance like your TV. Some smartphone devices support IR-blaster sensors out-of-the-box just to support IR remote features.

You can easily use the app to control any device around you. All you need to do is select the type of appliance and its build.

The only drawback is not all smartphone manufacturers provide IR blaster sensors in their devices. Xiaomi is one of the devices sporting an IR blaster in every smartphone. So, you will have to find a Xiaomi device or someone who owns it to utilize this feature.

There are other smartphones in the market as well. You can check out the list of IR blaster-supporting smartphones here.

  • Step 1: Download ASmart Remote IR app on a supported smartphone. You can also use the pre-installed remote app.
  • Step 2: Select the type of device you want to control using the smartphone. In this case, select ‘TV’
  • Step 3: Select the TV brand. Here, select ‘Vizio’ to continue.
  • Step 4: Follow on-screen instructions. You will be asked if your TV is On or Off. Answer the questions accordingly and follow the procedure.

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Q1. Is there a volume button on Vizio TV?

Answer: Yes, there is a volume button present on the backside of every Vizio TV. Not just the volume button, power, and input buttons are there too. These buttons are present at the backside of the screen concerning the aesthetics of the TV.

Q2. Where is the volume button on a Vizio TV?

Answer: The volume button can be located at the backside and to the left when looking up from the front view. The up and down arrow buttons can be used to turn up or down the volume levels respectively.

Hope this article helps you fix your problem.

Further Reading:

Vizio TV Remote Codes: GE, RCA universal remote codes for Vizio TV

Fix: Vizio TV Buzzing Noise or Humming sound

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