THIS has nothing to do with jazz, except that it may save the sanity/health of some jazz musicians and fans who are suffering through the current record heatwave in parts of Australia.
Our Panasonic airconditioner’s remote control died during the night and replacing the batteries has been a long and frustrating ordeal. In desperation I turned to our friend Google who led me to a superb and simple video by a former fellow sufferer named Paul, who cracked the code and then videoed it for others. The Good Samaritan Medal of the year to Paul!
If by chance you have, or may have in the future, the same problem, here’s the solution: