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Topic # 96454 27-Jan-2012 21:51 Send private message

Hi guys,

not sure if this is possible or not

I have an htpc and my sky connected to 3 tv's around the house, We each have an iPhone so use it as a wireless remote for the htpc and it works well.

What I want is to be able to control My Sky in the same way over wifi so thought there might we a way to have say a usb ir transmitter that picks up custom commands from an iPhone and sends them to my sky via a usb ir transmitter.

Possible or not? if it is where would I get the parts? 

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  Reply # 574273 28-Jan-2012 00:13 Send private message

Something like this?
http://www.krome.co.nz/Products/Product_Range/RedEye/MenuId/71.aspx

Sorry cant seem to make links on my phone.




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