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Windows 7: IR Remote sensor wakes up HTPC

12 Sep 2012   #1

Windows 7 Professinal 64Bit
IR Remote sensor wakes up HTPC

I am using a very cheap receiver from Amazon with the PC Remote Control drivers provided by Eventghost. From my other readings the best way to identify the remote is the presence of "" in the GUID.

My problem is this. When I put the computer to sleep and begin watching another source, the commands from the television remote are detected by the IR receiver and wake the PC.
Is there any way to select which signals would wake the computer?
I currently have the power management settings configured to not allow the IR receiver to wake the computer and use the power button to wake it, but this is not ideal.
Thanks in advance.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 Nov 2012   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 Bit

Hi JCoder01,

I actually want an IR receiver that wake the PC on any IR activity! Could you please post a link to that model you have bought from Amazon?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
01 Dec 2012   #3

Windows 7 Professinal 64Bit

Hi Pwibble. This is the one I got. I use event ghost and modified the event ghost plugin for this remote to suit my needs.
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