Scaleo C Remote

Discussion in 'Remotes' started by RickyManfred, September 4, 2011.

  1. RickyManfred

    RickyManfred Portal Member

    July 31, 2009
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    Home Country:
    Sweden Sweden
    MediaPortal Version:
    MediaPortal Skin: Blue3 Wide
    Windows Version: XP MCE
    CPU Type: P4 3Ghz
    Memory: DDR 1,5Gb
    Motherboard: MSI/FSC OEM
    Video Card: Nvidia GF FX5200
    Video Card Driver: Nvidia
    Sound Card: OEM
    Sound Card AC3:
    Sound Card Driver: C-Media AC-97
    1. TV Card: this is just a client
    1. TV Card Type: this is just a client
    1. TV Card Driver: this is just a client
    2. TV Card:
    2. TV Card Type:
    2. TV Card Driver:
    3. TV Card:
    3. TV Card Type:
    3. TV Card Driver:
    4. TV Card:
    4. TV Card Type:
    4. TV Card Driver:
    MPEG2 Video Codec: SAF 6.0
    MPEG2 Audio Codec: SAF 6.0
    h.264 Video Codec: SAF 6.0
    Satelite/CableTV Provider: Viasat
    HTPC Case: FSC Scaleo C
    Cooling: Some Fans, watercooling broken long ago
    Power Supply: OEM Broken, modiifed (Shrinked) some 250W PSU
    Remote: Hope i'll find some that works
    TV - HTPC Connection:

    OK, I have a Fujitsu Siemens Scaleo C that I bought at ebay a while ago, thought it would be a nice first computer for my 6-year old daughter. Since we have a server running mediaportal here in our house off course she should have a mediaportal client on her computer.
    With a lot of tweaking i've now got almost everything on this little machine to work with mediaportal, only thing missing now is a remote, the original one was not included when i bought it.
    This machine has a built in IR receiver that identifies itself as VID: 0419 PID: 0001. The IR sensors are connected to a chip from Cypress, CY7C63001. I havent found any drivers at all for this receiver but windows identifies it as a USB HID. The LED indication on the front panel blinks when the driver is loaded and it receives signal from any random remote.
    I have now been testing for several days with different MCE remotes to get this to work, using HID device/plugins in both Girder and IRSS just hangs the receiver and i have to restart the computer. tried various software i found on the internet to get some signal to come from the driver. When using some USB sniffer software i can get som initiation data from it when "re-plugging" it but nothing from pressing keys on the remotes.
    Does anyone know how the original remote to this system works?

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