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Rf wireless extender

I have a harmony 1100 and a harmony rf wireless extender to control my devices. When I connect my wireless extender, my devices do not operate. However, when I delete my rf extender from my remote list, my devices work. I need the extender because my devices are in a cabinet. The only thing that I have read is that cordless phones could interfere the the rf signals. Is there any way to use the rf extender, if this is the problem.

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SOURCE: RF works when 2 feet or in cabinet

Could be one of two reasons:

1. Interference : Try to remove the Apple Airport Express from the room and see if this makes a difference. If it does, then that is your problem.

2. Weak battery: It is possible that the battery is growing weak and will need to be replaced. you can get one from logitech here:
http://www.buylogitech.com/store/logius/en_US/DisplayCategoryProductListPage/categoryID.11201300

Hope that helps!

Posted on Nov 13, 2008

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SOURCE: Harmony 1000 not doesn't seem to be communicating with IR extende

The number 1 thing if you have any power issues, unplug power to the RF extender, wait 5 secs, then plug back in. Make sure that the eyeballs are still the right place on the components as well.

Hope this helps,
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Posted on Feb 14, 2009

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SOURCE: cannot interface with harmony rf wireless extender

the One doesn't have rf capabilities, so you can't use an rf extender

Posted on Sep 09, 2009

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SOURCE: Harmony 890 Pro will not pair with Xbox360

The RF signal is on the XBOX is used for the controllers only.

When using the Harmony 890 with a 360, you will have to use it as an IR (infrared) device. That is the only way to use a remote with the 360. If you have an extra port on your RF extender, you can place the end on the remote senor on the 360 (located under the eject button).

I set these remotes up weekly, it is a product I recommend to people all the time!

But again, the only way to setup a remote with the 360, is to use the IR port as a standard IR remote. Since the controllers run off RF, the learn function will not work, unless you already have 360 remote control to use to do the learn function.

Hope that offers some insight. This information can also be verifies at Microsoft XBOX 360's FAQ page.

Posted on Oct 21, 2009

Testimonial: "Yes! This was VERY helpful as I did not know the Xbox360 accepted IR commands. However, after configuring my remote, I'm still unable to pair. ideas?"

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  1. Ensure your are using the latest version of the Harmony Client Software. (Pairing is done in the software and the newest version is needed) 7.7.0 if you dont have it, see below
  2. Ensure that the `Control Devices` are assigned correctly to the Remote & Extender
  3. Update the Firmware in the extender and remote
  4. Update the configuration
  5. Test the remote
Did this fix the problem? If no, see below

Do the `Status` and `RF` lights on the RF Wireless Extender blink when you start an activity or press buttons in a device assigned to the RF Wireless Extender?

if no, Please try the following:
  1. Plug the RF Wireless Extender in AC power only
  2. Reset the RF Wireless Extender by holding down the `Connect` button on the RF Wireless Extender until the `Status` and `RF` lights start blinking back and forth. (This process takes longer than 60 seconds, and the `Connect` button will need to be held down for the entire time)
  3. Once the `Status` and `RF` lights start blinking, let go of `Connect` and unplug the RF Extender from AC power
  4. Upgrade the firmware on the Extender
  5. Update the configuration
  6. Test the remote
Do the `Status` and `RF` lights on the RF Wireless Extender blink when you start an activity or press buttons in a device assigned to the RF Wireless Extender?

if no, contact logitech.

FIRMWARE:
1. Log into the Logitech Harmony Remote Software on your computer
2. Click on the Downloads button at the top-right corner of your screen
3. Click on the Firmware button. Follow the onscreen instructions to upgrade the firmware on your Harmony remote
4. Once the firmware upgrade is complete, click on the Update Remote button
5. Test your remote.


NEW SOFTWARE:
1. Go to www.logitech.com.
2. Hold your mouse over the Support Tab.
3. Scroll down to Product Support.
4. Choose Harmony Remotes.
5. Choose your brand of Harmony Remotes.
6. Click on Downloads on the right side of the screen.
7. Choose your Operation System (OS)
8. Click on the Download Software button on the bottom of the page.
9. Choose Run.
10. When the software is completed downloading and installing, please open the software.
11. Once the software is open, click on Update Remote.
12. Follow the on screen steps to complete the update.

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Harmony 890 Pro will not pair with Xbox360


The RF signal is on the XBOX is used for the controllers only.

When using the Harmony 890 with a 360, you will have to use it as an IR (infrared) device. That is the only way to use a remote with the 360. If you have an extra port on your RF extender, you can place the end on the remote senor on the 360 (located under the eject button).

I set these remotes up weekly, it is a product I recommend to people all the time!

But again, the only way to setup a remote with the 360, is to use the IR port as a standard IR remote. Since the controllers run off RF, the learn function will not work, unless you already have 360 remote control to use to do the learn function.

Hope that offers some insight. This information can also be verifies at Microsoft XBOX 360's FAQ page.

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IR doesn't transmit


I suggest that you contact Logitech to see if the remote is replaceable. are you out of your warranty period? (This is 90 Day free support and 1 year for the Warranty period) Also, when contacting them, have this information ready:

The PID of the remote:
*found under the battery.
The P/N of the remote:
*also found under the battery.
The PID of the RF Wireless Extender:
The P/N of the RF Wireless Extender:
Full Name:
Phone number:
Street:
City/Town:
Country:
Zip/Postal Code:

also let them know that you have already updated the firmware.

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Harmony One remote won't input channels very well


Most DirecTV receivers are able to be controlled with IR (infrared) or RF (Radio Frequency) signals. DirecTV receivers are usually set to be controlled by RF.

To control a DirecTV PVR / Satellite, it needs to be set to respond to an IR Remote:
1. On the original DirecTV remote press the Menu button
2. From the Menu press Select on Settings
3. Select Remote from the left menu
4. Press Select on the IR/RF Setup button
5. Use the Up or Down arrows to change from RF to IR
6. Press Select to save

Note: Some models of DirecTV may have different steps to enable IR. You may need to refer to your user manual


Harmony Remotes only control IR signals. so this is not the issue. The Harmony Remote should control the tv. the original remotr needs to be tested for IR or RF.

The device we are working on that is not being controlled by the Harmony Remote could be operating on RF (Radio Frequency) signals. Harmony Remote can only control the devices that operate on IR (Infrared) signals. Most devices that work on RF signals can be changed to operate on IR signals, and this usually could be done by changing the remote control command mode to IR from RF.
Please follow the steps listed below to test to see if the device is being operated on RF or IR signal:
1- We need to use the original remote for that device to complete this task
2- Using your hand or a thick and wide object (wall, pillow, book...), cover the top part of the original remote. In other words block the direct positioning between the original remote and the device.
3- After you cover the top part of the original remote (or used an alternate way to block the direct communication of the original remote and the device), try pressing the buttons on the original remote to see if it can still send commands that can be received by the original remote. You can try powering on/off your device using the original remote when the original remote is being blocked by your hand or another object.
4- If you still can control the device using the original remote without a point of sight, your device is being operated on RF signals. If you cannot control the device without a point of sight, then it is IR operated.
5- If the device is RF operated, please change the command receiving mode to IR rather than RF and test the Harmony Remote.
6- If the device is IR operated, please contact us again by replying to this email and let us know if none of the commands or some certain commands are not working for that device.

You can usually find the information on how to switch the device to be operated on IR signals rather than RF signals, through the user manual for your device, or by contacting technical support of the manufacturer for that device, or even sometimes reaching the information simply by doing a basic research over the internet.

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The RF extender is a add-on device that communicates with the Harmony 1000 remote. You would actually hook up IR eyeballs to your equipment and then plug them into the RF extender. This allows you to have your equipment in a cabinet or closet and have the door shut. The Harmony 1000 sends RF signals to the RF extender and the RF extender sends that signal to the components. This way you don't have to point at the components to control their operation.

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The number 1 thing if you have any power issues, unplug power to the RF extender, wait 5 secs, then plug back in. Make sure that the eyeballs are still the right place on the components as well.

Hope this helps,
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I would suspect that it would need to be used along side a Harmony remote. Get one they are great, you will not be disappointed. TigerDirect has some refurbished Harmony 720s, that's the one I have, it's the best value.

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