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9024734 Remote control device, a far-end device, a multimedia system and a control method thereof  
The present invention provides a remote control device, a far-end device, a multimedia system and a control method thereof. Said remote control device comprising: a communication unit for...
9024733 Programming of a universal remote control device  
A universal remote control device (10) is programmed by determining layout properties of an existing remote control device (12) that must be replaced by the universal remote control device (10)....
9019083 Programmable multimedia control system having a tactile remote control  
In one embodiment, a remote control device is configured to receive a portable control device into a recess, such that the portable control device is mechanically and electrically coupled to the...
8957766 Universal transmitter  
An apparatus and methods are provided for a universal transmitter. In one embodiment, a method includes detecting activation of at least one button of the universal transmitter, by a controller,...
8897897 Companion control interface for smart devices  
A companion remote control system is usable with smart devices for controlling a plurality of controlled components. An overall control system includes: a companion remote configured for remote...
8890664 Serial programming of a universal remote control  
A method and system for programming a universal remote control (URC) to operate with a remote-controlled device is disclosed. After initiating a serial programming mode on the URC, a user may be...
8854245 System and method for using an universal remote control to access extended operational functions of a device  
A system and method for using an universal remote control to access extended operational functions of a device. A consumer causes the universal remote control to transmit a code data value...
8854557 Gesture-based remote control  
A method and system for operating a remote-controlled device using a gesture-enabled remote control (RC) includes activating a communication link between the RC and the remote-controlled device....
8823485 Programmable remote control unit and method  
A programmable remote control unit and method. The remote control unit includes a remote control configuration file request message generating circuit configured to generate a remote control...
8816828 Recipe wand and recipe book for use with a networked appliance  
A recipe wand reads meal plans and recipes for a recipe book, and with data about the appliance and one or more cycles of operation, sends data about a consumable to the appliance to automatically...
8786410 Configuring remote control devices utilizing matrix codes  
An electronic device determines information for configuring control of the device by a remote, generates a matrix codes including the information, and transmits the matrix code to a display...
8786411 Remote control programming system  
A method and apparatus for programming a remote control is provided. Control data that identifies one or more mode codes is stored in a computing device that is operationally connected to a...
8786412 Appliance network for a networked appliance and a remote user interface  
An appliance network has messaging protocol to establish communication between a first networked appliance and a remote user interface.
8736428 Remote control apparatus and communication system  
Disclosed herein is a remote control apparatus for performing wireless communication with an electronic device, the remote control apparatus including: a reader/writer configured to read and/or...
8665075 Gesture-initiated remote control programming  
A method and system for configuring a universal remote control (URC) to control a remote-controlled device includes establishing a communication link between the URC and the remote-controlled...
8659400 System and method for configuring the remote control functionality of a portable device  
A system and method used to configure a smart device to command functional operations of a target appliance. The smart device retrieves from a controllable appliance, such as a settop box, data...
8653951 Method, system and devices for remote control and be-controlled  
A remote control method applied to a remote control system, including a remote control device and at least one be-controlled device, includes the following steps. The remote control device...
8653950 State-based remote control system  
A remote control system includes a remote control device configured to control a plurality of consumer electronic devices. The remote control system further includes a programming system...
8638222 Controllable device selection based on controller location  
Controllable device selection based on controller location is described. In embodiments, a companion utility is executed by a portable device to interface the portable device with a selected one...
8638198 Universal remote control systems, methods, and apparatuses  
An exemplary method includes a universal remote control device detecting user input requesting that the universal remote control device be operated in a learning mode, initiating, in response to...
8624713 Programming a universal remote control via physical connection  
A method and system for programming a universal remote control (URC) to operate with a remote-controlled device is disclosed. A connection to the remote-controlled device may be established. In...
8610547 Simplified method and apparatus for programming a universal transmitter  
A universal transmitter capable of transmitting a plurality of signals at a plurality of different modulations and frequencies which provides a simplified programming setup so that multiple signal...
8602731 Microprocessor system for controlling rotor pitch  
A rotor blade is used in combination with a submersible electrical generator for generating electricity to be put into the grid, where the pitch of the rotor blade is controlled by a...
8593576 Gesture-based remote control  
A method and system for operating a remote-controlled device using a gesture-enabled remote control (RC) includes activating a communication link between the RC and the remote-controlled device....
8558676 Digital interconnect of entertainment equipment in the home  
A method for configuring a controlling device to command functional operations of at least one controllable appliance. The method includes the steps of receiving at the controlling device from the...
8550337 Systems and methods for programming a remote control device  
Methods and systems related to codes that are usable by a remote control device to remotely control a function of the electronic device are described. The methods and systems may also include...
8536984 Method of semi-automatic ballast replacement  
The present invention relates to a semi-automatic method of replacing a ballast within a lighting control system, such that the new replacement ballast can operate in the same manner as the...
8471734 System and method for configuration of a controlling device to enable selection of media streams  
A controlling device has a configurable key. An overlay, such as a sticker, is provided to the configurable key and includes an indicia representative of media content and machine readable data...
8428792 In-vehicle device control system  
In an in-vehicle device control system, a vehicle-side unit mounted in a vehicle controls an in-vehicle device in accordance with a result of checkup about a portable device performed by mutual...
8410970 Programming a universal remote control via direct interaction  
A method and system for programming a universal remote control (URC) to operate with a remote-controlled device is disclosed. Programming codes for the remote-controlled device may be transferred...
8400345 Multimedia assembly with a programmable universal remote control unit and method of programming a remote control unit  
A multimedia assembly with a programmable universal remote control unit, which is configured to “learn” remote control codes from original remote control units, and which provides that remote...
8400258 Method of remotely configuring a controller responsive to wireless signals  
A method of remotely configuring a controller responsive to wireless signals includes entering a controller programming mode from a regular mode in response to at least one wireless signal...
8378875 Method of programming a universal remote control  
A method for setting up a Remote Control is described. In one step (1) a configuration mode is entered. In another step an identifier entry is accepted (3). In case that the identifier is a...
8344859 Automatic change of association of a remote control device with an electronic device  
A method of changing an association of a remote control device from a first electronic device to a second electronic device is presented. In the method, a command for an electronic device is...
8314728 Remote control system  
A remote control system includes a remote control receiver storing an operation code controlling an electronic device, and a remote control transmitter operable to store a received operation code....
8253545 Electronic device with key for generating a locking signal  
An electronic device includes a remote control and a host. The remote control is for generating different wireless signals. The host communicates with the remote control. The host includes a...
8207818 Method and apparatus regarding a movable barrier operator remote control transmitter kit  
A movable barrier operator remote control transmitter kit comprises a transmitter (200) and, if desired, a user discernable listing (402) of a plurality of different remote control signal...
8203436 Remote controller for enabling an operation command to be obtained from an electronic apparatus and set into an operation key, remote control system having said remote controller, and remote control method pertaining thereto  
A remote controller for operating another apparatus has: an operating unit having operation keys to which different key numbers have been allocated and with which operation commands for operating...
8174357 System and method for training a transmitter to control a remote control system  
A method for training a trainable RF transmitter to transmit variable code signals used to actuate a remote device having a receiver where the transmitter includes a memory that has stored...
8174411 Interactive web-based codeset selection and development tool  
A system, such as a web server, in communication with the database, includes a configurator application for providing data from the database to a consumer to thereby allow the consumer to...
8159324 Portable electronic device for controlling and managing functions and/or data of a vehicle  
The portable electronic device (1) allows functions and/or data of a vehicle to be controlled and managed. In order to do this, the portable device comprises, in a casing having an upper part (10)...
8138894 Vehicle control system and method, and component devices  
An in-vehicle device notifies a mobile device of a frequency channel which has been stored in its memory unit, and sets the notified channel to a reception channel. The mobile device transmits a...
8134453 RF communication system  
An RF communications system including a controlled apparatus configured to receive a RF signal transmitted from a remote control transmitter on a channel that the controlled apparatus can receive,...
8111185 Universal remote control device  
A universal remote control device (100) is provided which is able to operate different electronic devices such as television sets, recorders, set top boxes, and audio systems. The universal remote...
8098140 Customizable and upgradable devices and methods related thereto  
A remote control is configured by a user specifying a type and brand of a consumer electronic device. A plurality of function code sets that have been identified as being candidates for commanding...
8068013 RF communication module and RF communication system  
A RF communication system includes a RF communication module capable of controlling either an IR communication system-controlled device or a controlled device not equipped with a reception circuit...
8054387 Electronic apparatus and projector  
An electronic apparatus includes a remote control device that transmits a predetermined key code signal, excluding a unique key code (signal) for identifying the device itself, and an operation...
7944370 Configuration method for a remote control via model number entry for a controlled device  
An online remote control configuration system for efficiently programming a remote control to recognize a plurality of external electronic devices. The online remote control configuration system...
7889050 System and method for training a trainable transmitter  
A method for training a trainable transmitter in a vehicle that includes receiving a request to enter a training mode of the trainable transmitter from a user, beginning a training mode of the...
7889095 Method and apparatus for uploading and downloading remote control codes  
An online remote control configuration system for efficiently programming a remote control to recognize a plurality of external electronic devices. The online remote control configuration system...

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