[mythtv-users] IR keyboards?
kkuphal at gmail.com
Wed Jun 25 16:47:40 UTC 2008
On Wed, Jun 25, 2008 at 10:39 AM, Alen Edwards <
allen.edwards at oldpaloalto.com> wrote:
> Kevin Kuphal wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 25, 2008 at 10:28 AM, Phil Bridges <gravityhammer at gmail.com>
>> I've seen some people here that use IR keyboards for their remote (or
>> program a universal remote with their IR keyboard), relieveing
>> themselves of the need to use LIRC. I thought I'd settled down on an
>> Adesso IR keyboard/receiver combo, but it appears that it doesn't play
>> well with learning remotes.
>> If you are using an IR keyboard, what model are you using?
> This one:
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> I just ordered this keyboard per your recommendation. Be aware that they
> charge $12 for shipping -- kind of high imo. In any event, I am planning on
> just pointing the thing at my MX-500 learning remote that I use to control
> my system. I like the idea of having a keyboard to do web surfing as well
> as bypassing LIRC.
Yeah, when I ordered mine it was from Newegg. Much more reasonable on the
shipping but no one else seems to sell them now.
> Any reason why that would not work?
It should. I actually learned one or two buttons from the keyboard to the
remote at one time instead of JP1 and it worked.
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