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    Remote controls..

    Does a remote control which control windows media player exist? If it does, the does anyone know where you can get one for not too much money? And do you need to buy an IR reciever separeately?

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    I've seen promo literature for a Microsoft one but haven't heard any more than that.

    Quick search on google comes up with this: http://www.keyspan.com/products/usb/remote/

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    Remotes and PC's are a bit of a gimmick to be fair, they always seem tempting but don't do the job as well as you expect. WMP is horrible anyway!

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    The Remote Wonder which comes with some ATI AIW products has a plugin which allows full control of windows, works very well, but I don't use it - more of a novelty item, but I'm sure it would be useful to those using a small pc as a home entertainment setup.
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    I've got a wireless Logitech Elite keyboard and that acts as a remote for me! All the media stuff along the top including volume
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