powerbook G3 as tv controller

Discussion in 'Macintosh Computers' started by zulgand04, Jun 6, 2004.

  1. zulgand04 macrumors regular

    zulgand04

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    ok well i had a wakey idea a few minutes ago.well here it is i have a powerbook G3 (firewire) and it has the ir port thingy on it and i was woundering is there any programs out there to be abe to use the PB asa tv remote it would be awsome. but knowing my wakey ideas there just wakey lol.

    -Neal
     
  2. jeremy.king macrumors 603

    jeremy.king

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    Thats a pretty wacky idea. Not sure the PB has the range you would need even if there was software out there.
     
  3. zulgand04 thread starter macrumors regular

    zulgand04

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    good point on the distance thing, did't think of that.

    -Neal
     

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