Stop remote from working ... can i do this ?

Discussion in 'iMac' started by EarthDawn, Jun 3, 2008.

  1. EarthDawn macrumors 6502a

    EarthDawn

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    #1
    my iMac is to close to my apple tv and when i use it to access mt apple tv it is starting my imac... lol


    since i dont use the remote control for my imac can i shut it down ?

    is there an option to do this



    thanks !!!!!!
     
  2. yellow Moderator emeritus

    yellow

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    #2
    Yes

    System Preferences -> Security -> obvious checkbox (a.k.a., "Disable remote control infrared receiver")
     
  3. Eidorian macrumors Penryn

    Eidorian

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    #3
    "Disable remote control infrared receiver" in the Security Preference Pane. ;)
     
  4. EarthDawn thread starter macrumors 6502a

    EarthDawn

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  5. stukdog macrumors 6502

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    #5
    You can also pair the Apple Remotes so each remote only works with one or the other.
     

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