[mythtv-users] What is everyone using for IR Receivers ?
brent.bolin at gmail.com
Fri Sep 2 01:36:56 UTC 2011
On Thu, Sep 1, 2011 at 1:19 PM, linux guy <linuxguy123 at gmail.com> wrote:
> This brings up another question, what is everyone using for a remote ?
> I was thinking of using the TV remove, programming the FE to respond to the
> STB commands that the remote sends.
> Will that work ?
> Or should the FE have its own remote ?
> I'm liking the idea of using a Blue Tooth receiver because then I could
> (theoretically) use a Blue Tooth mouse and keyboard for when I do
> maintenance on the FEs.
> How is everyone else handling this ?
> Great discussion, BTW. Thanks for all the replies.
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My original intent was to use a zotac mini mb with a m350 case. The
mb had a usb port that I was going to use a cheap usb receiver and
transmitter. Make a small cut out for the usb receiver. Slick neat
Turned out to be a real pain in the @ss. You had to point the
transmitter at very specific angles to get responses.
That's why I decided to go with the RC6 usb windows media compatible
external receiver. Still use the cheap transmitter on two of my front
My main TV is controlled using a One for All remote. Got the link
from somebody in this list. Have never looked back.
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