Overview

In this tutorial, you will learn how to use an Infrared remote with a Raspberry Pi configured as a media center.

The IR receiver is attached to the GPIO connector on the Raspberry Pi.

Before tackling this project, you need to follow this tutorial to set up your Raspberry Pi as a media center.

This guide was first published on Mar 15, 2013. It was last updated on Nov 12, 2018. This page (Overview) was last updated on May 04, 2015.