Apple MC238LL/A Personal Computer User Manual

Chapter 2 Life with Your Mac mini 33
3 Press and hold the Next/Fast-forward () and Menu (») buttons simultaneously for
5 seconds.
When you’ve successfully paired your Apple Remote with your Mac mini, a chainlink
( ) symbol appears onscreen.
To delete a pairing between your Apple Remote and your Mac mini:
1 Choose Apple () > System Preferences from the menu bar.
2 Click Security, and then click Unpair.
Turning Off IR Reception
You can use Security preferences to turn IR reception on or off.
To turn off IR reception:
 Choose Apple () > System Preferences from the menu bar and click Security.
 Select the “Disable remote control infrared receiver” checkbox.
Getting Answers
More information about using your Mac mini is available in Mac Help on your
computer, and on the Internet at
To open Mac Help:
1 Click the Finder icon in the Dock (the bar of icons along the edge of the screen).
2 Click the Help menu in the menu bar and do one of the following:
a Type a question or term in the Search field, and select a topic from the list of results
or select Show All Results to see all topics.