thanks for your reply. I will give lirc a try.
That is a citation of your product website:
"It’s compatible with Windows7 Media Center, MediaPortal, ...
". Maybe the receiver is, but not the remote or the software (at least out of the box).
To be honest: I thought I would buy a piece of decent hardware, but it is unfortunately still in development. That does mean it is bad in the sense of the functions or features. But the integration in state of the art software lacks behind.