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IP command for "press and hold"

Discussion in 'DIRECTV Connected Home' started by cypherx, Oct 5, 2013.

  1. cypherx

    cypherx Hall Of Fame

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    Hi, I'd like to know if there is a SHEF command for press and hold buttons on direcTV. If not, I need a command that can be sent by IP that simulates a press and hold exit command to switch between "your cables are not HD" and and SD output. Or even a command that simulates press and hold INFO to get to advanced settings.

    Any commands I could bookmark via iPhone Safari browser would be great.


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  2. djrobx

    djrobx Godfather

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    I'm not sure if there's an easier way, but if you use the serial interface, you can specifically tell it key down and up.




    [SIZE=14pt]5.13 SendUserCommand (0xA5) [/SIZE]





    [SIZE=10pt]Command Label [/SIZE]






    [SIZE=10pt]SendUserCommand [/SIZE]






    [SIZE=10pt]Command Byte [/SIZE]






    [SIZE=10pt]0xA5 [/SIZE]






    [SIZE=10pt]Input Parameter(s) [/SIZE]






    [SIZE=10pt][Type] [Device] [Key] ******************************************************************* [/SIZE]




    [SIZE=10pt]Type: [/SIZE]

    1. [SIZE=10pt]0x00 Key Toggle [/SIZE]

    2. [SIZE=10pt]0x01 Key Up [/SIZE]

    3. [SIZE=10pt]0x02 Key Down [/SIZE]




    [SIZE=10pt]Device: [/SIZE]

    1. [SIZE=10pt]0x00 Front Panel [/SIZE]

    2. [SIZE=10pt]0x01 Remote [/SIZE]
    [SIZE=10pt]Key: [/SIZE]









    1. [SIZE=10pt]0xD4 Exit (key #30) [/SIZE]













    SHEF supports anything that can be done via serial - /serial/processCommand
     
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