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How to build a infrared transmitter & receiver ? Answered

I am on a build to make a led display for my room , i want to toggle it on/off  using a infrared remote & that is the part i have no idea how to do ( I am not good at IR circuit's ), Googled it but was unable to understand them.
I would be greatly thankful  if someone could help me on how to make it  , & the part's that would be required ( or simply link to any good instructable )
Have a nice day guy's
Regards
Bobblehead Einstein

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Jack A LopezBest Answer (author)2012-12-17

I think the easiest way to do this, would be something similar to this ible:
https://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-any-IR-remote-control-to-a-wireless-control-O/

This is the old trick of using a IR receiver module, together with an old TV IR remote. 

The circuit described in the link above is not smart enough to actually decode the pulses it receives; i.e. discern which remote, and which button is being pressed.  Instead, all it does is toggle an output each time it receives any signal, from any IR remote.

This circuit,
http://www.circuit-finder.com/categories/infrared/ir-remote-control/629/ir-receiver-toggle-switch
is another, maybe better, example of the same thing.

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Thank's man, i'll try the first one & the second one is gonna be tricky for me

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rickharris (author)2012-12-17

Www.Picaxe.com has all you need READ the manuals on their site

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well thay may have all the thing's but picaxe chip ain't available in my country( India ) & i am not willing to get them from ebay or any other site, i prefer live shopping

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