[mythtv-users] HD-PVR IR Blaster Guide

greg pryzby greg at pryzby.org
Wed Dec 30 13:39:40 UTC 2009

On 12/30/2009 08:35 AM, steve wrote:
> [snip]
>  >I guess I have some more testing to do. Maybe the 3rd box, if I can
>  >manage to relocate it, will be the charm.
>  >
>  >Thanks again,
>  >John
> I suppose we should also consider the possibility that you have a bad
> emitter. Digital cameras can “see” IR. So if you have (or can borrow) a
> camera where you frame the shot using the built-in monitor (vs. looking
> through an optical viewfinder) point it at the emitter and set off a
> code. You should see it blink. You can also compare the blink pattern to
> the one sent by the remote it’s supposed to emulate to see if they look
> the same.

Or worse.... u have multiple devices and IR transmitters, they are NOT 
interchangeable in my experience.

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