Discuss PocketC for CE (including Desktop Edition)

Postby shandar on Fri Jun 13, 2003 11:25 am

Hello guys!

I wonder if anyone could help me with a little bit tricky problem.
I was thinking of using a remote control (you know, those for tvs, stereos etc) to controll winamp on my computer. But the problem (or one of them) is that I don't have a ir port on my comp. Therefore I was thinking of using my PPC's (an iPaq 3130) IR port. So I wrote a program to communicate with ppc and computer through a serial cable. No problems, It is working :)
But I don't want to push a button on the iPaq all the time, I want to use the remote controll.. Anyone who knows how to capture what the remote controll is sending so I know which button that has been pressed on the rc?

Anyone who knows? I know that PocketC has support for infrared communication but how?

Thanks in advance!

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Postby stanley602 on Sun Feb 12, 2006 12:49 pm

No, but it would be really really nice of you to send the code to I'm trying to use my 620lx to control the TV, I thought your code might help.

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