Connect with TV remote

While we open up any TV remote, we can clearly see carbon buttons on the rubber keypad and next to it is the circuitry.

How to connect Arduino IO pins with remote control circuit?

How to connect Arduino IO pins with remote control circuit?

For what purpose? Get an IR receiver or IR transmitter, and simply point the remote at the Arduino with the Ken Shirriff's IR remote library in use.

PaulS:

How to connect Arduino IO pins with remote control circuit?

For what purpose? Get an IR receiver or IR transmitter, and simply point the remote at the Arduino with the Ken Shirriff’s IR remote library in use.

Thanks, but this is a wired remote.

Surprised that no one did this earlier!