Remote For Apple Tv Controls My Mac
However, if you're just using a remote for the AppleTV the this doesn't really help you as the remote can still be used to control other devices (like a Macbook).
Pair with computer: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1619
Pair with Apple TV: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1555
I would probably leave the infrared port turned off on the Macbook - Do you need it for anything else?
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Control Mac With Apple Tv Remote
Jul 18, 2008 5:20 AM