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AT&T U-verse TV Point Anywhere RF Remote Control

 

The advanced AT&T U-verse TV Point Anywhere RF Remote Control provides more range, convenience and placement flexibility than traditional infrared remotes. Product FeaturesThe Point Anywhere RF remote combines advanced features and convenience that you have come to expect from AT&T U-verse TV:

  • RF remotes do not require line of sight. It can control your U-verse receiver in a media closet or behind the closed doors of your entertainment center.

  • Simple plug-n-play USB adaptor, requires no power cords or bulky antennas.

  • Preprogrammed codes are compatible with most major brands.The learning feature allows you to update your remote, to enjoy your home theater components without all the hassle of multiple remotes.The unique learning feature provides audio and visual feedback to guide you through the programming process.
 
 
 
Seems like they should have just combined this with that other Easy Find remote.  Looks interesting though, plus there is finally a use for the USB port on the set top boxes :smileywink:

 

AT&T U-verse TV Point Anywhere RF Remote Control

 

The advanced AT&T U-verse TV Point Anywhere RF Remote Control provides more range, convenience and placement flexibility than traditional infrared remotes. Product FeaturesThe Point Anywhere RF remote combines advanced features and convenience that you have come to expect from AT&T U-verse TV:

  • RF remotes do not require line of sight. It can control your U-verse receiver in a media closet or behind the closed doors of your entertainment center.

  • Simple plug-n-play USB adaptor, requires no power cords or bulky antennas.

  • Preprogrammed codes are compatible with most major brands.The learning feature allows you to update your remote, to enjoy your home theater components without all the hassle of multiple remotes.The unique learning feature provides audio and visual feedback to guide you through the programming process.
 
 
 
Seems like they should have just combined this with that other Easy Find remote.  Looks interesting though, plus there is finally a use for the USB port on the set top boxes :smileywink:

 

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Nope, it's still the old A-10 remote, even though it says in the specs it has an RF channel, doesn't come

w/the USB adaptor as posted by a user on uverseusers.com and he has to go thru the hassle of

returning it.

Looks like they have the RF one there today. :smileywink:

 

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Nope, it's still the old A-10 remote, even though it says in the specs it has an RF channel, doesn't come

w/the USB adaptor as posted by a user on uverseusers.com and he has to go thru the hassle of

returning it.

Looks like they have the RF one there today. :smileywink:

 

Chris


Please NO SD stretch-o-vision or 480 SD HD Channels
1-800-983-2811 to avoid Mr. Voice Recognition
YRMV IMHO Simply a U-verse user, nothing more

 

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Has anyone found a link to the user guide? 
Has anyone found a link to the user guide? 

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ohh i do like the black color on that device.

 

too bad the Logitech Harmony 880 is my weapon of choice! :smileytongue:

ohh i do like the black color on that device.

 

too bad the Logitech Harmony 880 is my weapon of choice! :smileytongue:

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Call me Mr.Impulse :smileysurprised:. Just ordered the new RF Reemmo. Happy birthday to me :smileyvery-happy:. Well this month anyway. This was a feature I had with Dish for 10 years. The RF remote. Really missed it. You mean you have to point the remote at the box? Come on? I can't do it all. I know. I know. The peak of lazy. But...  I'm excited for the upgrade. My phase 3 early.

 

Simple things for simple minds.


 

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ohh i do like the black color on that device.

 

too bad the Logitech Harmony 880 is my weapon of choice! :smileytongue:


http://www.amazon.com/Logitech-Harmony-Advanced-Universal-Control/dp/B00093IIRA/ref=sr_1_1/191-78662...

 

Now there is a remote you can do some serious damage with!! Maybe when I grow up I can get a remote like that!

Mkoegle.. Does that baby work as slick as it looks?? The world of advanced remotes has past me by.:smileysad:. Add it to the list of things past me by.

 

I have my new RF shipping soon.. See earlier phrase.. simple things for ......  :smileyvery-happy:

 


Call me Mr.Impulse :smileysurprised:. Just ordered the new RF Reemmo. Happy birthday to me :smileyvery-happy:. Well this month anyway. This was a feature I had with Dish for 10 years. The RF remote. Really missed it. You mean you have to point the remote at the box? Come on? I can't do it all. I know. I know. The peak of lazy. But...  I'm excited for the upgrade. My phase 3 early.

 

Simple things for simple minds.


 

mkoegle wrote:

ohh i do like the black color on that device.

 

too bad the Logitech Harmony 880 is my weapon of choice! :smileytongue:


http://www.amazon.com/Logitech-Harmony-Advanced-Universal-Control/dp/B00093IIRA/ref=sr_1_1/191-7866289-1738606?ie=UTF8&qid=1249230158&sr=8-1

 

Now there is a remote you can do some serious damage with!! Maybe when I grow up I can get a remote like that!

Mkoegle.. Does that baby work as slick as it looks?? The world of advanced remotes has past me by.:smileysad:. Add it to the list of things past me by.

 

I have my new RF shipping soon.. See earlier phrase.. simple things for ......  :smileyvery-happy:

 


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This is a huge step !!!

 

I agree totally with Milkman - I miss this feature terribly from Dish

 

Ordered mine today also

 

This is a huge step !!!

 

I agree totally with Milkman - I miss this feature terribly from Dish

 

Ordered mine today also

 

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We don't really have any need for it.  The IR one works just fine for us.  BUT.....more significant to me is that AT&T has apparently activated the USB port on the DVR and STB's for at least this purpose.  Can there be more uses coming?
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We don't really have any need for it.  The IR one works just fine for us.  BUT.....more significant to me is that AT&T has apparently activated the USB port on the DVR and STB's for at least this purpose.  Can there be more uses coming?
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Hmmm? Could this USB / RF remote been part of the nationwide Phase 2 rollout? Complete software installation. Now roll out the hardware?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hmmm? Could this USB / RF remote been part of the nationwide Phase 2 rollout? Complete software installation. Now roll out the hardware?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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There were rumors for months this RF remote was coming out, but they never were linked directly to

the phase 2 download.  Probably came recently as they started to offer the RF remote since we get

2 downloads/day now. :smileywink:

 

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There were rumors for months this RF remote was coming out, but they never were linked directly to

the phase 2 download.  Probably came recently as they started to offer the RF remote since we get

2 downloads/day now. :smileywink:

 

Chris


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1-800-983-2811 to avoid Mr. Voice Recognition
YRMV IMHO Simply a U-verse user, nothing more

 

 

 

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.....more significant to me is that AT&T has apparently activated the USB port on the DVR and STB's for at least this purpose.  Can there be more uses coming?

 

As I understand it, the USB port only provides power for the dongle.  The dongle receives RF and then retransmits IR to actually control the STB.  So, essentially, there is no driver or logic in the STB that is supporting the USB dongle, and there's no communication between the dongle and the STB over USB.

 

The remote also has an IR emitter, so that it can be used to control other IR devices.

 


hpmsrm wrote:
.....more significant to me is that AT&T has apparently activated the USB port on the DVR and STB's for at least this purpose.  Can there be more uses coming?

 

As I understand it, the USB port only provides power for the dongle.  The dongle receives RF and then retransmits IR to actually control the STB.  So, essentially, there is no driver or logic in the STB that is supporting the USB dongle, and there's no communication between the dongle and the STB over USB.

 

The remote also has an IR emitter, so that it can be used to control other IR devices.

 

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That is exactly how it works. I was able to plug the rf adapter into my laptop and control the stb from the remote.
That is exactly how it works. I was able to plug the rf adapter into my laptop and control the stb from the remote.

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Two unfortunates with this:

 

1. Harmony One remote only transmits in IR (obviously no fault to Uverse)

 

2. It simply accepts an RF signal and then produces an IR signal (rather than accepting RF signal and controlling the box through USB). So, if you have bad IR interference like I do with my TV it might not solve all your problems. Although, with the IR being transmitted that close to the box it probably won't be a problem.

 

Also, aesthetically, that's a mighty big USB drive sticking out the front of the STB  :smileytongue:

Two unfortunates with this:

 

1. Harmony One remote only transmits in IR (obviously no fault to Uverse)

 

2. It simply accepts an RF signal and then produces an IR signal (rather than accepting RF signal and controlling the box through USB). So, if you have bad IR interference like I do with my TV it might not solve all your problems. Although, with the IR being transmitted that close to the box it probably won't be a problem.

 

Also, aesthetically, that's a mighty big USB drive sticking out the front of the STB  :smileytongue:

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ClemTiger0408 wrote:

Two unfortunates with this:

 

1. Harmony One remote only transmits in IR (obviously no fault to Uverse)

 

2. It simply accepts an RF signal and then produces an IR signal (rather than accepting RF signal and controlling the box through USB). So, if you have bad IR interference like I do with my TV it might not solve all your problems. Although, with the IR being transmitted that close to the box it probably won't be a problem.

 

Also, aesthetically, that's a mighty big USB drive sticking out the front of the STB  :P


You could try the STB rear USB port.   Or get a USB extention cable. :smileyhappy:

 

 

 


ClemTiger0408 wrote:

Two unfortunates with this:

 

1. Harmony One remote only transmits in IR (obviously no fault to Uverse)

 

2. It simply accepts an RF signal and then produces an IR signal (rather than accepting RF signal and controlling the box through USB). So, if you have bad IR interference like I do with my TV it might not solve all your problems. Although, with the IR being transmitted that close to the box it probably won't be a problem.

 

Also, aesthetically, that's a mighty big USB drive sticking out the front of the STB  :P


You could try the STB rear USB port.   Or get a USB extention cable. :smileyhappy:

 

 

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Just got mine yesterday, VERY NICE!  Now I can control the ofc. TV's shared STB!

 

USB dongle has a tiny blue light that stays on while plugged in and not nearly as bright as the HD light on the STBs.

 

Differences in buttons: (from randy's photo)

 

  • REW adds Backward Scan
  • FF adds Forward Scan
  • VoD button is ORANGE and is called On Demand
  • EXIT is called (Exit To) TV
  • ENTER button is labeled Zoom underneath instead of Aspect (know some already have that on their remotes)
  • LEARN button with Ready to Learn (green LED) and Select Key to Learn (red LED), flashing lights and sound!
  • AT&T logo is nicer at bottom

 

Mine will not work here plugged into the back of the STB, maybe wrong angle because coax prohibits movement.  

 

It DOES have a HOME ID feature that allows you to create a new number from 0000-9999 (using pairing button on front of dongle), if you are getting interference from another RF device. :smileywink:

 

Can't randomly point from ofc., just a certain spot, maybe too much distance...but it does work great!

 

  • Black color is nice as all the buttons really show up well
  • Can deactivate RF to change to IR

 

Only complaint is back is made of a different surface and kind of slippery, compared to regular remotes that have a slight rubbery feel.

 

Just got mine yesterday, VERY NICE!  Now I can control the ofc. TV's shared STB!

 

USB dongle has a tiny blue light that stays on while plugged in and not nearly as bright as the HD light on the STBs.

 

Differences in buttons: (from randy's photo)

 

  • REW adds Backward Scan
  • FF adds Forward Scan
  • VoD button is ORANGE and is called On Demand
  • EXIT is called (Exit To) TV
  • ENTER button is labeled Zoom underneath instead of Aspect (know some already have that on their remotes)
  • LEARN button with Ready to Learn (green LED) and Select Key to Learn (red LED), flashing lights and sound!
  • AT&T logo is nicer at bottom

 

Mine will not work here plugged into the back of the STB, maybe wrong angle because coax prohibits movement.  

 

It DOES have a HOME ID feature that allows you to create a new number from 0000-9999 (using pairing button on front of dongle), if you are getting interference from another RF device. :smileywink:

 

Can't randomly point from ofc., just a certain spot, maybe too much distance...but it does work great!

 

  • Black color is nice as all the buttons really show up well
  • Can deactivate RF to change to IR

 

Only complaint is back is made of a different surface and kind of slippery, compared to regular remotes that have a slight rubbery feel.

 

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Nope, looks like they need to get on that. :smileywink:
Booklet comes with the remote, but nothing online yet that I could find.

catchtwentytwo wrote:
Has anyone found a link to the user guide? 

 

Nope, looks like they need to get on that. :smileywink:
Booklet comes with the remote, but nothing online yet that I could find.

catchtwentytwo wrote:
Has anyone found a link to the user guide? 

 

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This is pretty nice, too bad I already bought the Easy Find remote.  Shame they don't combine these two.   The black is very nice and only have one complaint about all of these.  Why in the world did they make only a few buttons backlit????  Seems easy enough they could have made all buttons backlit.  Maybe later, I can get a 2nd job and buy the Harmony one...
This is pretty nice, too bad I already bought the Easy Find remote.  Shame they don't combine these two.   The black is very nice and only have one complaint about all of these.  Why in the world did they make only a few buttons backlit????  Seems easy enough they could have made all buttons backlit.  Maybe later, I can get a 2nd job and buy the Harmony one...

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That model will probably be coming next, LOL!  The questionnaire I answered recently ASKED specifically about RF remotes before this one came out.  Sure it was already developed, they were just trying to get a feel for the market/price to charge. :smileywink:

 

It also asked if you'd like to have all the buttons backlit, or just certain ones.

 

I am one of those who could care less about the clock, but can see it as useful for those who miss it.

That model will probably be coming next, LOL!  The questionnaire I answered recently ASKED specifically about RF remotes before this one came out.  Sure it was already developed, they were just trying to get a feel for the market/price to charge. :smileywink:

 

It also asked if you'd like to have all the buttons backlit, or just certain ones.

 

I am one of those who could care less about the clock, but can see it as useful for those who miss it.

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This morning I got the pop up announcement on one of my tvs about the new remote.  They are really begining to push it hard.
This morning I got the pop up announcement on one of my tvs about the new remote.  They are really begining to push it hard.
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Nothing here, but they are advertising it on the aquarium channel, 400.
Nothing here, but they are advertising it on the aquarium channel, 400.

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How do you like that remote Spd?
How do you like that remote Spd?
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For what I'm using it for, it's great!  Just for an old TV with no remote, so being able to control the shared UV box is what I needed!

 

I did read in the User Guide that the USB dongle WILL NOT WORK IN BACK USB PORT.  I tried it before I read that, but now we know for sure.

 

I wish ATT would offer BLACK SNAP-ON FACEPLATES for the old silver ones!

For what I'm using it for, it's great!  Just for an old TV with no remote, so being able to control the shared UV box is what I needed!

 

I did read in the User Guide that the USB dongle WILL NOT WORK IN BACK USB PORT.  I tried it before I read that, but now we know for sure.

 

I wish ATT would offer BLACK SNAP-ON FACEPLATES for the old silver ones!

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spd2demun wrote:

For what I'm using it for, it's great!  Just for an old TV with no remote, so being able to control the shared UV box is what I needed!

 

I did read in the User Guide that the USB dongle WILL NOT WORK IN BACK USB PORT.  I tried it before I read that, but now we know for sure.

 

I wish ATT would offer BLACK SNAP-ON FACEPLATES for the old silver ones!


I think this should have been a free upgrade to the original remote with turn-in. 


spd2demun wrote:

For what I'm using it for, it's great!  Just for an old TV with no remote, so being able to control the shared UV box is what I needed!

 

I did read in the User Guide that the USB dongle WILL NOT WORK IN BACK USB PORT.  I tried it before I read that, but now we know for sure.

 

I wish ATT would offer BLACK SNAP-ON FACEPLATES for the old silver ones!


I think this should have been a free upgrade to the original remote with turn-in. 

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Good point, and fat chance they'll do that. :smileysad:
Good point, and fat chance they'll do that. :smileysad:

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If they did I wonder if they would offer refunds to the people who already purchased the new remotes?  They would probably get a credit though.
If they did I wonder if they would offer refunds to the people who already purchased the new remotes?  They would probably get a credit though.
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Couldn't help but write down your saying about humans and dogs .... don't we all wish.

 

**bleep** in Reno 

Couldn't help but write down your saying about humans and dogs .... don't we all wish.

 

**bleep** in Reno 

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What happens if/when you cancel the service? Let's say you have to move to an area that does not have UV yet. You turn in all of your old equipment yet you are stuck with a remote that only works with the UV STB. I'd much rather go ahead and spend the extra and get the new Harmony 900 that has RF capabilities. Cnet rated it the best universal remote they have tested.
What happens if/when you cancel the service? Let's say you have to move to an area that does not have UV yet. You turn in all of your old equipment yet you are stuck with a remote that only works with the UV STB. I'd much rather go ahead and spend the extra and get the new Harmony 900 that has RF capabilities. Cnet rated it the best universal remote they have tested.

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What happens if/when you cancel the service? Let's say you have to move to an area that does not have UV yet. You turn in all of your old equipment yet you are stuck with a remote that only works with the UV STB. I'd much rather go ahead and spend the extra and get the new Harmony 900 that has RF capabilities. Cnet rated it the best universal remote they have tested.

For four hundred Dollars?  No thanks I'll pass.


awhited74 wrote:
What happens if/when you cancel the service? Let's say you have to move to an area that does not have UV yet. You turn in all of your old equipment yet you are stuck with a remote that only works with the UV STB. I'd much rather go ahead and spend the extra and get the new Harmony 900 that has RF capabilities. Cnet rated it the best universal remote they have tested.

For four hundred Dollars?  No thanks I'll pass.

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hpmsrm wrote:
.....more significant to me is that AT&T has apparently activated the USB port on the DVR and STB's for at least this purpose.  Can there be more uses coming?

 

As I understand it, the USB port only provides power for the dongle.  The dongle receives RF and then retransmits IR to actually control the STB.  So, essentially, there is no driver or logic in the STB that is supporting the USB dongle, and there's no communication between the dongle and the STB over USB.

 

The remote also has an IR emitter, so that it can be used to control other IR devices.

 


There seems to be a general misunderstanding about this remote.   The remote ONLY controls the STB via RF.  The other devices are controlled directly by IR.  The dongle is a RF receiver and does NOT resend IR to any other device.  Therefore, while the remote is non directional when it turns on and off the STB, or changes channels via the STB, it is still directional when it powers on or off any other device including the TV, as well as changing volume on the TV.   I tested my new ATT RF remote in the next room, out of site of my system; it turned on and off the STB and changed channels, a function of the STB,  but had no effect on powering on/off my TV or changing the volume.  Therefore, don't expect this remote will control any device, other than the STB, if they are hidden inside a cabinet with a solid door covering them.

 

According to the operating guide with the remote:  "The RF Remote Control only controls the AT&T U-verse Receiver with the USB Converter using RF (radio frequency) signals.  All other devices are controlled with the IR (Infrared signals).

 

I might add that this remote is unlike the Harmony 900 RF remote which comes with RF receivers which resend IR signals to your other devices, so that all devices are controlled in a non-directional manner."  

 

 

Although I was disappointed that the remote was only point anywhere for the STB,  I was pleasantly surprised by the learning feature making this remote truly universal. It allowed me to program the ATT remote with each device's significant features, and eliminate the clutter of having to use the other remotes.  It was rather time consuming to do this programming, but the results were really worth the effort.

 

My only other disappointment with the remote was that the numerical portion of the remote is not backlit.  For me this was a problem with the original IR ATT remote.  I had hoped the new remote would be different in this regard, but it isn't.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.....more significant to me is that AT&T has apparently activated the USB port on the DVR and STB's for at least this purpose.  Can there be more uses coming?

 

As I understand it, the USB port only provides power for the dongle.  The dongle receives RF and then retransmits IR to actually control the STB.  So, essentially, there is no driver or logic in the STB that is supporting the USB dongle, and there's no communication between the dongle and the STB over USB.

 

The remote also has an IR emitter, so that it can be used to control other IR devices.

 


There seems to be a general misunderstanding about this remote.   The remote ONLY controls the STB via RF.  The other devices are controlled directly by IR.  The dongle is a RF receiver and does NOT resend IR to any other device.  Therefore, while the remote is non directional when it turns on and off the STB, or changes channels via the STB, it is still directional when it powers on or off any other device including the TV, as well as changing volume on the TV.   I tested my new ATT RF remote in the next room, out of site of my system; it turned on and off the STB and changed channels, a function of the STB,  but had no effect on powering on/off my TV or changing the volume.  Therefore, don't expect this remote will control any device, other than the STB, if they are hidden inside a cabinet with a solid door covering them.

 

According to the operating guide with the remote:  "The RF Remote Control only controls the AT&T U-verse Receiver with the USB Converter using RF (radio frequency) signals.  All other devices are controlled with the IR (Infrared signals).

 

I might add that this remote is unlike the Harmony 900 RF remote which comes with RF receivers which resend IR signals to your other devices, so that all devices are controlled in a non-directional manner."  

 

 

Although I was disappointed that the remote was only point anywhere for the STB,  I was pleasantly surprised by the learning feature making this remote truly universal. It allowed me to program the ATT remote with each device's significant features, and eliminate the clutter of having to use the other remotes.  It was rather time consuming to do this programming, but the results were really worth the effort.

 

My only other disappointment with the remote was that the numerical portion of the remote is not backlit.  For me this was a problem with the original IR ATT remote.  I had hoped the new remote would be different in this regard, but it isn't.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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BabyDoc wrote:
There seems to be a general misunderstanding about this remote.   The remote ONLY controls the STB via RF.  The other devices are controlled directly by IR.  The dongle is a RF receiver and does NOT resend IR to any other device.  Therefore, while the remote is non directional when it turns on and off the STB, or changes channels via the STB, it is still directional when it powers on or off any other device including the TV, as well as changing volume on the TV.

 

Yes, that is correct, and I don't think anyone here has said otherwise.

 

Where is the misunderstanding?

 


BabyDoc wrote:
There seems to be a general misunderstanding about this remote.   The remote ONLY controls the STB via RF.  The other devices are controlled directly by IR.  The dongle is a RF receiver and does NOT resend IR to any other device.  Therefore, while the remote is non directional when it turns on and off the STB, or changes channels via the STB, it is still directional when it powers on or off any other device including the TV, as well as changing volume on the TV.

 

Yes, that is correct, and I don't think anyone here has said otherwise.

 

Where is the misunderstanding?

 

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