Have anyone tried the HFX Vista remote control (designed for MCE)?
The original MCE Remote isout of stock everywhere and this seems like a good alternative.
supports Windows Vista Mediacenter
supports Mediaportal under VISTA
compatible with MS remote control RC6
10m signal reception distance
connection with internal or external USB
IR control RC6, IR receiver, internal and external usb cable, mounting material, batteries, rebuilt kit for internal use inside the PC