Apple TV remote

Discussion in 'Apple TV and Home Theater' started by davidoloan, Oct 12, 2016.

  1. davidoloan Suspended

    Apr 28, 2009
    Could I use the new remotes ability to read and learn IR codes to open a car park barrier.

    I have to hold up a magnetic card (like a credit card i presume) to a keypad and the barrier opens.

    Would it be possible read the codes from the card and then get an Apple TV remote to learn the code and then open the barrier.

    The keypad is very badly situated and cars have to complete a dramatic swing to get access to it. The concrete is covered in all colours of paint from car doors. I haven't done it yet but its only a matter of time.
  2. EJ8 Suspended


    Oct 13, 2010
    Don't think that will work. You should fasten your card at the end of a collapsing selfie stick.
  3. E.Lizardo macrumors 68000

    May 28, 2008
    Sounds like you have an nfc card. Apple remote won't do that.
  4. satcomer macrumors 603


    Feb 19, 2008
    The Finger Lakes Region
    The NFC you are describing. However expecting a TV remote to do that is crazy!

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