Remote Buddy 1.28 | MacOSX | 8.6 MB
The most powerful remote control solution for the Mac. Control more than 100 applications, virtual keyboard and mouse, presentations, media center software and important system settings right from your iPhone, iPod Touch, your Apple Remote or one of the many other remote controls supported by Remote Buddy!
One Menu For Everything
Switch between and control more than 100 applications using one central menu.
Integrated Media Access
Access your iTunes library, VIDEO_TS folders, EyeTV channels and recordings inside Remote Buddy's menu.
Open recently opened documents or browse your complete file system.
Control volume, display brightness and more with controls embedded right into Remote Buddy's menu.
Mousespot For Presentations
Turn your remote into a spotlight: highlight part of a slide using the integrated Mousespot feature.
Assign a different action to a button with one click. Change the menu structure using drag and drop. Add custom actions.
Tailor-made control of 100+ applications
Plugins ("Behaviours") allow control of more than 100 supported apps. A Construction Kit for your own Behaviours is included.
Virtual Input Devices
The Virtual Mouse, Virtual Keyboard and the Apple Remote Emulation help you replace other input devices with just one remote.
iPhone/iPod Touch Integration
Control your Mac via WLAN using Remote Buddy's AJAX Remote. Gesture remote control, iTunes library streaming and more.
Support Support for a wide range of remote control hardware.
Sleep, shutdown, reboot, show/hide/quit applications, control Spaces, change display settings, audio in- and outputs, ..
Button Mapping Charts
The menu includes button mapping charts that help you to see what actions are currently mapped to the core set of buttons.
Switch local and remote speakers
Control which AirPlay speaker is active in iTunes or change your system's default audio output.
Browse your iTunes library and use Remote Buddy's intelligent shortcuts to (re-)discover your music.
Ratings, repeat & shuffle
Change the rating of the currently playing song or the repeat and shuffle modes for the current playlist.
Control iTunes in its fullscreen mode.
Remote Buddy shortens your navigation paths by automatically splitting up long lists in alphabetic groups.
Find out more about the currently playing song in Remote Buddy's menu or information display.
Control Use gestures to control all applications Remote Buddy can control.
Control speakers, volume and playback. edit playlists, ratings, ..
View View the current picture of your Mac's iSight (or your primary webcam / video camera respectively)
Reposition the mouse on a live view of your screen. Perform clicks, control Mousespot and change to the next/previous slide.
Stream music and video from your iTunes Library (only files in iPhone/iPod Touch compatible formats).
Initiate playback of VIDEO_TS folders from Remote Buddy's Movie Library.
Enter a text and let Remote Buddy type it on your Mac via its virtual keyboard.
Control Switch channels, browse and initiate playback of recordings.
What's New Version 1.28:
- NEW: Support for Plex Media Player and OpenPHT.
- Enhancement: Updated Candelair's Apple IR Receiver / Apple Remote emulation to fully support 10.9-10.11, so that legacy apps that weren't updated to use the modern HIDRemote class and still make assumptions about driver names and driver internals can be controlled through the emulation again.
- Enhancement: Preparations for upcoming companion apps.
- Fix: iTunes Library browser no longer displays apps when used with the latest iTunes release.
System Requirements: Mac OS X 10.7 or later