[mythtv-users] USB IR receiver for Harmony remote

David Snider dsnider at thesniderpad.com
Tue Aug 7 02:13:23 UTC 2007

Jay Mallar wrote:
> Mike LaPlante wrote:
>> Jay Mallar wrote:
>>> Here's some links for IR receivers I'm considering...
>>> http://www.usbuirt.com/overview.htm
>>> -- 
>>> -Jay
>> Thanks Jay, those look ideal, except for the $50 price tag, the 
>> remote+receiver combos seem to be $30-$40. The other question would be 
>> if those are in the Harmony database.
>> I've been doing some googling, and it seems like $30-$50is the norm, be 
>> it with or without a remote. Probably go to Fry's tonight and see what 
>> they've got. If I end up having to get a remote to get a receiver at 
>> least I'll have a backup for when someone spills a drink into the 
>> Harmony. :-O      
I have the Harmony 880 and 1000.  They work great with the MCE USB 
receivers, I have 3 on each of my frontends.  You do have to buy the 
remote though, ;-).   Basically, to set it up, I used the model number 
on the remote A9O-00007.   It worked flawlessly.

More information about the mythtv-users mailing list