PC Remote Control Alternatives

    PC Remote Control is described as 'versatile software that allows you to control the computer in a simple way, as you do with a TV or DVD player. The origin of control can be the RS-232 serial port, TCP/IP network or some other more specific'. There are three alternatives to PC Remote Control for Windows and Mac. The best alternative is EventGhost, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like PC Remote Control are Remote Buddy (Paid) and Intelliremote (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jan 3, 2015

    1. EventGhost is an advanced, easy to use and extensible automation tool for MS Windows. It can use different input devices like infrared or wireless remote controls to trigger macros, that on their part control a computer and its attached hardware.
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    2. The most powerful remote control solution for the Mac®.
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      • Windows
      Intelliremote is a software program that gives you complete remote control of your Home Theater PC infrared or radio frequency remote and unlocks its true potential. HTPC makers have an excellent idea bundling an IR or RF remote control with their product...
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