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Looking for a remote that works with the xmb. I use media servers and netflix and I don't like using the ps3 controller. Can anyone recommend a remote that could work with everything? Also is it possible to get it to also work with my pc?
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I know there is a PS3 Remote...
You could also check and see if any of the Logitech Harmony remotes do all that.
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Logitech Harmony remote to PS3 receiver will get everything working together except for the PC:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16879212017&Tpk=ps3%20harmony

To add the PC to the Harmony remote there are a couple of options, one is to use a HTPC case that comes with a remote if you want to be able to turn the PC on and off from the couch, just need to learn the HTPC remote w/ the Harmony one.

If you don't need the PC to go on and off by remote you could just buy a cheap WMC remote and learn that to the Harmony and use the IR dongle that comes with the WMC remote. Something like this:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16880121005&cm_re=pc_remote-_-80-121-005-_-Product

One remote to rule them all, that's how I'm doing it...
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