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Originally Posted by King Nothing;13373837 
Ok, so I was looking at TV tuners that had blasters with them and then I came across these:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16815144019
http://cgi.ebay.com/HP-MCE-IR-Receiver-Blaster-Emitter-Wire-Lenovo-Remote-/320676174883?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item4aa9ca1c23
http://cgi.ebay.com/USB-HP-MCE-IR-Receiver-Blaster-Emitter-Wire-Remote-/320676583317?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item4aa9d05795

Can I just add these to my system and then have control of the HTPC and the sat box?

PS: I bought THIS a few days ago. Would this do pretty well as a HTPC? From the page it looks like that's what it was made for.
hmmm i have used the HP receiver part (5-6 years ago i believe), never tried the blaster, but the receiver works really well for Windows Media Center and such.

Others i would recommend the logitech IR repeater , since i dont think the HP one would work if your HTPC is off, so you could use (and hide) other devices when the HTPC is off. I use something like it to hide my xbox, ps3, AV receiver and cable box in a AV cabinet, with the HTPC next to it.

As for the mobo, i dont see any reason why it wouldnt work biggrin.gif although im no AMD expert
Edited by DNytAftr - 5/3/11 at 11:44pm
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