This article is a part of the Build a Media Center PVR PC series.

If you have an Android phone, an iPhone, an iPad, or even just a Windows computer, you can use a free software package called Remote Potato to access your Media Center PVR PC from virtually anywhere, via the Internet or even 3G or 4G (for mobile devices). There are a few software packages that you may need to download first, and it is advised to read all of the information, help files, and manuals prior to starting. This way, you’ll have a good understanding of what you will be doing, and you’ll also be more confident when exposing your computer to the Internet.

Read more…