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Mini Remote Gadget for Windows 7/8


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Poll: Is this gadget useful? (39 member(s) have cast votes)

Is this gadget useful?

  1. Yes: Please continue developement and add more features. (20 votes [51.28%])

    Percentage of vote: 51.28%

  2. Yes: Just like it is. Abandon it in place. (1 votes [2.56%])

    Percentage of vote: 2.56%

  3. No: I see no point in it. (12 votes [30.77%])

    Percentage of vote: 30.77%

  4. Meh (6 votes [15.38%])

    Percentage of vote: 15.38%

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#21 OFFLINE   Drucifer

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Posted 16 May 2012 - 06:51 PM

Can you get these Gadgets to work more then one Receiver at the same time with a multi-IP setup?
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#22 OFFLINE   Throckmorton

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Posted 16 May 2012 - 06:53 PM

Can you get these Gadgets to work more then one Receiver at the same time with a multi-IP setup?

You can use multiple gadgets, one for each IP.

Or what exactly do you have in mind?
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#23 OFFLINE   Drucifer

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Posted 16 May 2012 - 07:11 PM

You can use multiple gadgets, one for each IP.

Or what exactly do you have in mind?

With no place to custom name the receiver, we are force to rely on the IP to ID each of our boxes and I know of no one that know which receiver is which by their IP.
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#24 OFFLINE   Throckmorton

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Posted 17 May 2012 - 07:05 AM

With no place to custom name the receiver, we are force to rely on the IP to ID each of our boxes and I know of no one that know which receiver is which by their IP.


Okay, I get it...
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Posted 21 May 2012 - 12:16 PM

How would you compare your gadget with what waltzremote already offers? Autotune is unique, but this is a very small subset of waltzremote. So if I had to do autotune + <something else>, it would be autotune + waltzremote. But if you added, say, 80-90% (channel buttons, guide, list, menu, back, directions, select, exit, etc) of what waltzremote does to autotune and then add something else (maybe making it easier to support multiple receivers in one ap), then you've got a REALLY good gadget.

#26 OFFLINE   TBlazer07

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Posted 21 May 2012 - 12:56 PM

With no place to custom name the receiver, we are force to rely on the IP to ID each of our boxes and I know of no one that know which receiver is which by their IP.


I do! I do! :lol: I can't remember my wife's birthday after 45 years of marriage but I remember my 3 DVR's IP's as well as my first Visa card number from the (I think) 1970's which I haven't had for 30+ years! :grin:

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Posted 21 May 2012 - 05:01 PM

There's always one
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Posted 21 May 2012 - 09:07 PM

There's always one

Well Duhhhh! 201 is on the 1st floor (basement), 202 the 2nd floor (L/R) and 203 the 3rd floor (B/R). How's that for a neumonic? No explanation for the 30+ year old credit card. :lol:

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Posted 15 September 2012 - 02:35 AM

This gadget is awesome! But I wish it would do more.

I've done some programming in MS Access/VBA/VB Script, VB 6, etc. Mostly C/C++ on linux tho.

If I had some pointers... I'd be completing this all the way. The apps for android are nice, but I usually have my laptop in bed, and the remote is RF with the box in another room. Sometimes the kids steal the remote.

I'm aware this is a couple month old thread, but i'm bumping it :D




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