[mythtv-users] Best USB IR receiver

Donn Washburn n5xwb at comcast.net
Fri Dec 10 15:47:46 UTC 2010

On 12/10/2010 09:21 AM, Tom Lichti wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 10, 2010 at 9:49 AM, Robert Shields<rwshields at gmail.com>  wrote:
>> I tried a few cheap (generic) ones before coming to this one, which is the
>> only one I have found that works out of the box with just the basic setup
>> steps.
>> http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000W5GK5C/ref=oss_product
>> Works great with Myth&  the logitech remote (I have a 550 Logitech).   I plugged it in and used the Mythbuntu control center to add it as a Microsoft Media Center remote - very easy.
>> Make sure to add it as a Microsoft Media Center PC in the logitech config software and you will up and running quickly.
> Agreed. I have three of these, and they just work. And they are cheap
> enough that we have two in the living room, so there are no arguments
> over who gets the remote. :)
> _______
Are you folks using this on Linux or Windows?  I would guess it would also work on Linux.I see Windows above.

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