Some say it works flawlessly, but I find that people's interpretation of that is different from one another. I attempted to resolve my bluetooth issue with the instructions from user gloss, but after installing the bootcamp drivers, the apple bluetooth drivers, and not the generic windows ones, were installed already. It is supposed to use generic windows 2. Now when I first installed 7, my apple bluetooth keyboard worked fine. It may even fail in some cases and requires a reboot.
For more info, check the Apple Wireless Keyboard keyboard mapping in Windows kb That's it. You've been a great help, thank you again! I just upgraded by desk at home with an Mstand, Apple keyboard, and mouse and have found myself so much more productive without fatigue, mostly from the eye level aspect. Has anyone successfully paired and old apple wireless keyboard to windows 7? Mouse has a bit of delay when moving from idle position but nothing major. You can pick your operating system from below list. I'm testing the keyboard native on my Toshiba and I see there is a problem after sleep that the laptop does not recognize the keyboard and there is no way to use a password if required. But then it stopped and I believe I accidently shut down the Bluetooth softwere that was running in the background. In fact, under the Add a device window, it just comes up as a generic bluetooth keyboard.
The screenshot of device manager is appended. You should be able to pair the device with minimal hassle after installing the adapter and its drivers on Win 7. I really wish I remembered exactly where I found this tab, but after installing those drivers I finally got control over my mouse. Function Keys behave strangely A. I also had to do a restart to get it working.
Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 on this site the. Will it work with the adapter I linked in my first post? Click 'Properties' and 'Change Settings'. If you are still afraid, you can check out the source code on GitHub or use one of many decompilers to examine the source code of the program. Never share your personal information in the comments section. Also Read: Now go to Step 2 ignore method 2 if you followed method 1 Method 2: Using BootCamp to connect Apple Magic Mouse to Windows Follow this second method, if you find any problems with the drivers mentioned in method 1 else you can straight forward to step 2. Okay so you know where this is headed. This will be helpful for all the others facing similar issues on this forum.
Now it won't reconnect to my computer, so I'll probably remove the device and add it again. The Magic Mouse and the wireless keyboard work for about the first 5 minutes, then they suddenly die. Your two choices here are and. But the keyboard worked fine generally. It didn't come with any software and the drivers. I really love the apple bluetooth keyboard, but I have recently also bought a Logitech K810 which I like just as well, and the K810 is make for Windows, can toggle between 3 devices all using bluetooth, and has backlit keys.
This is because it is intercepts key presses to provide its functionality. Installing the software provides drivers for things like the trackpad…and — drum roll — the keyboard. I tried various other ways e. My mouse is connected, but my trial with Magic Mouse Utilities has expired. Function keys on Apple keyboard will follow actual order as shown in your laptop built-in keyboard. Download Magic Mouse drivers from below list.
The mouse is working, so my thought is that the receiver is okay. The following adapted from Gloss's instructions appears to fix the response lag. Browse other questions tagged or. I just ordered another Apple wired keyboard for the office…right…. After it installs, you should be golden.
I'm having trouble getting my Apple Keyboard and Magic Mouse to work on Windows 7. Okay so you know where this is headed. That's why I really need your help and advice. I recommend to try method 1 first as it will work in 90% of cases. I have been looking at this: Please ask any questions and thank you for your time. I got my microsoft mouse and alu.