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IR receiver location on xfinity X1 "Pace XG1 cable box"

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IR receiver location on xfinity X1 "Pace XG1 cable box"

I am looking for the IR receiver location on an xfinity X1 "Pace XG1 cable box"....can anyone help me out?

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Re: IR receiver location on xfinity X1 "Pace XG1 cable box"

It is just below and to the right of the word "REMOTE". If you point a flashlight towards the front of the box and at the proper angle you can see it.


garyah wrote:

I am looking for the IR receiver location on an xfinity X1 "Pace XG1 cable box"....can anyone help me out?





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Re: IR receiver location on xfinity X1 "Pace XG1 cable box"

My primary X1 cloud set top box does not have an IR plug on the back of the box.

But my secondary box has am IR plug.

Why would the primary box not have one?
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Re: IR receiver location on xfinity X1 "Pace XG1 cable box"

Because the X1 DVRs can RF pair to the X1 remotes without an adapter.

What are you trying to accomplish???



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Re: IR receiver location on xfinity X1 "Pace XG1 cable box"

Point anywhere feature
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Re: IR receiver location on xfinity X1 "Pace XG1 cable box"

It is amazing what you can find doing a simple Google search.........

http://customer.xfinity.com/help-and-support/cable-tv/remote-program-the-xr2-or-xr5-to-aim-anywhere/


xtcnafive0 wrote:
Point anywhere feature

 

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Re: IR receiver location on xfinity X1 "Pace XG1 cable box"

Kust received my self install kit yesterday and was going through the contents and saw the IR adapter. O noticed there was not a plug terminal on the back of the primary box that's all.

Is the primary box remote already a point anywhere compatible?
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Re: IR receiver location on xfinity X1 "Pace XG1 cable box"

Er umm yes it is and the link I just posted are the instructions you need...

Any chance you read that document???


xtcnafive0 wrote:
Kust received my self install kit yesterday and was going through the contents and saw the IR adapter. O noticed there was not a plug terminal on the back of the primary box that's all.

Is the primary box remote already a point anywhere compatible?

 

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Re: IR receiver location on xfinity X1 "Pace XG1 cable box"

Yes I read it just now.
But I wasn't asking how to setup and pair. I simply wanted to know if the point anywhere adapter was needed for the primary set top box.

Looks like the adapter is only needed for the secondary set top box.
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Re: IR receiver location on xfinity X1 "Pace XG1 cable box"


xtcnafive0 wrote:
Yes I read it just now.
But I wasn't asking how to setup and pair. I simply wanted to know if the point anywhere adapter was needed for the primary set top box.

Looks like the adapter is only needed for the secondary set top box.

 

Only the RNG150N can use the XR8 adaptor... the Xi3 STB "can" RF Pair.





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