Found on youtube, 'Raspberry Pi XBMC- Inexpensive Remote, Updating, How to stream to Pi, an'
Ortek Windows 7 Vista XP Media Center MCE PC Remote Control and Infrared Receiver for Home, Premium and Ultimate Edition
senses button presses as keyboard:
possible solution, some people have problems in reviews,
had got another kit, will try instead for now.
found one way could be programming with Autohotkey and map keyboard keys to portals (weblinks in xbmc/elec/vlc media player, etc.) or channels.
Will continue look for software to work with IR receiver and universal TV (not pc) remote