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Hey guys! so i was thinking of buying a HP touchpad from a family member and wanted to use it as a remote for xbmc. i saw there was an "XBMC Remote" app for $4 in the app store so wanted to to hear some thoughts or experiences if there are any.

Has anyone tried "XBMC app" on the hp touchpad?

Thanks for the help! biggrin.gif

(i originally posted in the HTPC section but this seems more appropriate )
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There is suppose to be a lite version that is free. I just got my touchpad today and gonna try to get that version. Couldn't find it on the market place though.
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Haven't gotten mine yet, but that's exciting!! I love my HTPC, and my wife would LOVE this. biggrin.gif
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I have tried the lite version, which you can get here, (open on your touchpad)

http://developer.palm.com/appredirect/?packageid=com.blakeshome.xbmclite

This app is designed just for phones though, so it runs in a little virtual device, also doesn't seem to work that great, hopefully someone will come out with a touchpad app.

edit:
after using the web interface for a bit, it looks like the problems are more with my web interface than this app, i think itd be worth the $4 if he updates it for touchpad.
Edited by reclone5 - 8/22/11 at 11:15pm
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Originally Posted by Stevo;14678717 
There is suppose to be a lite version that is free. I just got my touchpad today and gonna try to get that version. Couldn't find it on the market place though.
ah! interesting so there is a free version tongue.gif wonder if its similar to the payed version
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Originally Posted by raiderxx;14679766 
eek.gif

Haven't gotten mine yet, but that's exciting!! I love my HTPC, and my wife would LOVE this. biggrin.gif
biggrin.gif if you do get it, post back, very interested biggrin.gif
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Originally Posted by reclone5;14681857 
I have tried the lite version, which you can get here, (open on your touchpad)

http://developer.palm.com/appredirect/?packageid=com.blakeshome.xbmclite

This app is designed just for phones though, so it runs in a little virtual device, also doesn't seem to work that great, hopefully someone will come out with a touchpad app.

edit:
after using the web interface for a bit, it looks like the problems are more with my web interface than this app, i think itd be worth the $4 if he updates it for touchpad.
hmmm this is for the lite version im guessing? so it seems made more for the phone then for the touchpad frown.gif or not so much as "app" like for it at least? +rep
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