[mythtv-users] Lite-On IR Keyboard and Learning Remotes

PAUL WILLIAMSON pwilliamson at mandtbank.com
Mon Mar 21 16:27:04 UTC 2005

>>> "Doug Larrick" <doug at ties.org> 03/21/05 11:11 AM >>>
> I'm hoping I'm using the same keyboard as you are... LiteOn 
> AirBoard like this:
> http://www.digitalconnection.com/Products/keyboard/sk7100.asp ?  
> My receiver looks a little different than that, but the keyboard is
> same.
> I will generally put the keyboard and remote on the coffee table, 
> which is dark-ish wood, about 3-6 inches apart, IR windows facing 
> each other (of course).  Go into learning mode on the MX-500, then 
> press and release the key as if I were typing it, not holding it down
> all.  The MX-500 may think a bit before flashing "GOOD".  Arrow keys,

> numbers, spacebar, pgup/pgdown, and various letters (M, I, W, A at 
> least) work fine.  Like I said, Enter gives me problems.

No, I'm using this one: SK-7551


That may be the difference...$29 is not much to spend to see if it 
would resolve my problem.  What do you use instead of enter?  Right 

I was contemplating going the LIRC route if I couldn't get this to
I do love the fact that I have a nice IR receiver, and a keyboard and 
remote that should work over the same interface.  I wonder if the 
only difference is the type of keyboard...


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