[mythtv-users] Gray Hauppauge Remote Info

Eric Sharkey eric at lisaneric.org
Thu Nov 3 17:39:10 UTC 2011

On Thu, Nov 3, 2011 at 1:24 PM, James Pifer <jep at obrien-pifer.com> wrote:
> On Wed, 2011-11-02 at 14:46 -0700, Michael Papet wrote:
>> I moved my backend with a couple of Hauppauge tuners out of the house.
>> The front end in the house still needs a remote.
>> My first preference is to re-use the gray Hauppauge remote because it
>> has high WAF.  If you have seen the Modern Family episode about the
>> Dumphy remote controls, that's pretty much my house.  The gray remote
>> is familiar and accepted.  That's why I'm really motivated to keep it.
>> Does anyone know if an HP USB MCE receiver will communicate with the
>> standard silver Hauppauge remote?
>> Thanks in advance.
> Do you have a link to a picture of the one you are referring to? I don't
> want to lead you down a bad path, but I have several MCE USB receivers,
> one HP, one Acer, and two black generic, that all work with the three
> different versions of the gray Hauppauge remotes that I have.

Light gray or dark gray?

The dark gray Hauppauge remote is an MCE remote and would definitely work:


The light gray remote is something else:



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