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- MCE Remote - - - I GIVE UP
August 14, 2007, 8:48 am
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I've heard many, many cases of the MCE remote simply dying. No buttons
lighting up, or infra red light lighting up. My remote literally worked in
the morning, and didn't when I got home in the morning. Nothing was
installed, changed or even touched on my PC. The remote DOES light up when a
button is pressed, as does the infra red light on the unit and the receiver.
The receiver is correctly plugged in and installed on the PC.
Here is what I have tried already:
- Completely uninstalling the receiver and reinstalling
- Completely uninstalling the receiver, changing USB port and reinstalling
- Removing batteries for 30 mins
- Removing batteries over night
- Shorting the battery circuit
- Putting batteries in the wrong way round (!) ...got that off some website
- Resetting the unit
I completely give up. Usually when something breaks I have ideas how to fix
it and 99% of the time one of them work. I have absolutely no clue about this
anymore, and I want to steer clear of sending it back at all costs
because...I can't be bothered with the hassle.
So replacement as a final option please :)
Can ANYONE help?