[mythtv-users] Remote with keyboard emulator

Rod Smith mythtv at rodsbooks.com
Sun Feb 4 17:03:26 UTC 2007

On Sunday 04 February 2007 10:57, jason maxwell wrote:
> On 2/3/07, Rod Smith <mythtv at rodsbooks.com> wrote:
> > On Saturday 03 February 2007 23:00, Robin Smith wrote:
> > > I am wondering if there is a remote available that works by simply
> > > emulating keyboard commands.
> >
> > There are infrared wireless keyboards available. You could get one of
> > those (for the IR receiver) and then program a sufficiently advanced
> > universal remote to emulate the keyboard.
> >
> arent most wireless keyboards RF not IR?

Most, yes, but "most" doesn't mean "all." Try a Web search on "wireless 
infrared keyboard" or something similar; you'll find quite a few models 
available. They tend to go cheaper on eBay, though.

Rod Smith

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