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Logitech k400 does not detect keypresses

I have been a satisfied user of this keyboard for 3 years, but in the last half year, it is really difficult to work with. I have to hold it in a special position for it to detect the keypresses. ...
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Reset Microsoft Wireless Desktop Receiver 3.1 for Wirless Keyboard and Mouse

I have two Microsoft Wireless Desktop Receivers. One of these receivers is attacked to my laptop so that I can use a wireless keyboard as well as a wireless mouse. The other receiver is only for a ...
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mSATA to USB for 2.4Ghz Wireless Peripherals

In my laptop I have an mSATA SSD that I am not using. Would it be possible to get a piece of hardware to convert mSATA to USB so that I could plug a 2.4Ghz wireless receiver for a keyboard and/or ...
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How can I make my wireless keyboard respond faster

I am using an A4tech wireless keyboard(GL-6) with my windows xp.I am experiencing some issues with my keyboard.Very often during my typing, sometimes it doesn't respond to my key-presses and ...
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My wireless keyboard / mouse doesn't have enough range, what can I do?

Tried many different wireless keyboard / mouse combos. Their advertised range is often huge, but even at half that distance performance is quite poor. Is there any way to improve it?
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Several keys on my keyboard stopped working

I have a Toshiba Satellite laptop which is about five years old. Yesterday the enter, backslash, 7, 8 and * from the right hand side all stopped working at the same time. I have not spilled anything ...
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Why is the command key swapped with the option key on this wireless keyboard, and how can I swap it back? [duplicate]

I use a MacBook Pro. They keys are swapped so when I do commands I always get confused. The "windows" icon on the wireless keyboard is equivalent to the command key on my mac. I guess I want the ...
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When ever I press a media key on my keyboard, Windows Mail opens

This just started last night out of no where - I was listening to music and playing League of Legends. A song came on that I didn't wish to listen to, so I went to press the Next Song Media Key that ...
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Apple wireless keyboard is not working (typing wrong characters) after cleaning

I recently cleaned my wireless apple keyboard and now am having trouble with it responding, typing wrong characters and broadcasting un-issued commands. I used glass cleaner for cleaning. Is there any ...
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Multiple wireless keyboards and mice within an office

I'm gathering a list of equipment I'll need for an event our company is attending. We'll have four computers setup. I would like to use wireless mice and keyboards in the setup to keep the desks ...
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Why doesn't my wireless keyboard work with my USB port replicator?

I have a Lenovo x240 with Lenovo USB 3.0 Dock (port replicator) and Lenovo Ultraslim Wireless Keyboard and Mouse. The keyboard and mouse work fine when plugged in to the laptop directly, but not when ...
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Configure a wireless mouse & keyboard with another wireless mouse's usb receiver

Is there a way to utilize my Microsoft wireless mouse's USB receiver with another Microsoft mouse & keyboard 5000 set that I acquired that didn't include the USB receiver? I'm currently running ...
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Is it possible to pair Microsoft wireless keyboard/mouse with Bluetooth?

I have purchased Wireless Desktop 2000 from Microsoft, a 2.4G wireless mouse and keyboard with a USB transceiver. After a while I lost the USB transceiver, so I'm trying to connect them with laptop's ...
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Do wireless KVM switches exist? (wireless plugging to PCs, not peripherals) [closed]

I always have from 2 to 5 PCs for repair on my room, they come in and out very quickly. I use KVM solutions for working with them, but I'd like to avoid constantly plugging and unplugging so many ...
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Turn on computer with wireless keyboard

I have a PC connected to my TV that I like to use from the sofa. I have a wireless keyboard (Logitech K400, this one) for the purpose. I would like to be able to turn the PC on (as opposite to just ...
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Can a wireless keyboard mouse work with a laptop's Wi-Fi rather than inserting its own USB stick?

Is there a way I can use a wireless keyboard and mouse without inserting its USB stick into the USB port? By just using the Wi-Fi available on the laptop.
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Extending Range of Generic 2.4Ghz wireless devices (headsets, mice, keyboards)

Do the tools exist to extend the range of generic wireless devices? I've attempted to use a standard wireless extenders, but they are all marketed as being suitable for Wireless "Internet" signals. I ...
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How can I disable laptop keyboard but not wireless keyboard? (Windows 7)

I am using Windows 7 on an Acer Aspire 5755G laptop. How can I disable my laptop keyboard without disabling the wireless external keyboard? (I guess I am looking for the Windows 7 equivalent of this ...
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Microsoft Sculpt keyboard malfunctioning (system conflict?)

I have Win7 x32 on my office desktop PC and recently I bought Microsoft Sculpt Ergonomic Desktop which consists of wireless mice, keyboard and numpad. The communication between these input devices is ...
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Can a mouse/keyboard wireless USB anthena be hacked to transmit data? [closed]

I just watched Jacob Appelbaum's talk at 30C3 and he explained how some USB devices have this capability built in. My question is: Could a Windows infected computer (given) mess with an USB which is ...
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Wireless Presenter in Windows 8

I have a Wireless Laser Presenter that works fine in every Windows version except for Windows 8. Multimedia and mouse functions do not work under this OS. However, the page up and down functions ...
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Unifying Receiver hooks up 100% for BIOS setup but only 20% for Win7 login

I have a Logitech keyboard (K750) and mouse (M950) on a single unifying receiver. During boot up I can hit Del to go into my Gigabyte motherboard setup, or I can let it go to reach the login screen ...
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Is there a device that allows a USB Device to become as wireless one

I'm asking this here as it relates to the setup of my Game Lab. In my lab, i am going to connect my widescreen TV to my computer via HDMI however, due to the positioning of my computer i need a 6m ...
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Keyboard and Mouse don't work

I have a desktop that runs Windows XP. All of a sudden the mouse and keyboard stopped responding(they are both microsoft wireless). The first thing I tried was to change the USB port of the ...
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Is it safe to type passwords on wireless keyboards? [duplicate]

Can someone unauthorized snoop into my keyboard's wireless traffic?
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Docking solution for ultrabooks [closed]

I am seeking to interface with my Samsung Series 9 ultrabook through a larger screen and separate mouse/keyboard, ideally in a manner similar to how Lenovos are commonly docked in corporate ...
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Reverse zooming Microsoft Keyboard MSPaint

A few weeks ago, I've bought a Microsoft Wireless Desktop 2000 set. On my keyboard, when I use the zoom in/out buttons, they're working fine. But in MSPaint, they're reversed ! When I press the zoom ...
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Wireless keyboard malfunction seems to be in Wn 7

I'm using a Microsoft Arc wireless keyboard with Windows 7. The problem: if I let the keyboard sit idle for a few minutes and then start typing, no characters appear on the screen. But then, after a ...
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Unpairing an already-paired Apple wireless keyboard

I have a Bluetooth Apple Wireless Keyboard that is paired to a machine I cannot currently access to unpair the keyboard. I would like to unpair it from this computer to use it with another machine. I ...
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Apple wireless keyboard won't work after cleaning it

I have an old Apple wireless keyboard Vintage 2007. I pulled off all the keys to give it a thorough cleaning with a dampened cloth. I replaced all the keys and my iMac recognizes the keyboard but ...
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Keyboard works sometimes, fails mostly

I have a wireless keyboard (not bluetooth), and sometimes it works, sometimes it just doesn't, and sometimes it give me the "USB device not recognized" error. What could be wrong with the wireless ...
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Wireless mouse keeps freezing when using whole network bandwidth

Hi i have wireless mouse and keyboard connected to pc with USB receiver. When i downloading something without limiting download speed, mouse and keyboard keep freezing randomly. Mouse : ...
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What is the best way to switch off unused wireless keyboard in the range of working receiver?

I recently bought a Logitech Wireless Keyboard and mouse with unified receiver (Logitech Wireless Combo MK220). I did not like wireless keyboard, so I use PS2 keyboard + wireless mouse. No wireless ...
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Same WIRELESS mouse + keyboard (Logitech Unifying) for two different computers?

I have a mouse and keyboard with the Logitech Unifying receiver. I have two of those receivers, one in my desktop and one in my laptop. It is quite a pain to actually unpair and repair the ...
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Wireless keyboard won't stop trying to pair

I have a mac book pro running osx lion. I was using a wireless keyboard for awhile but don't want to anymore. Now every minute or so the the keyboard is trying to reconnect. I don't want to shut ...
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Wireless USB keyboard and mouse can wake system, but then receiver is inactive

I have a Microsoft brand USB device that acts as a receiver for a wireless Microsoft Keyboard and a wireless Mouse. When it's operating normally, there are LEDs on the device indicating Caps Lock, Num ...
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Is there a way to remap the Fn and Ctrl keys on an Apple wireless keyboard?

I'm using Apple Wireless keyboard and I'm slightly disappointed that Fn key and Ctrl key have that order. It's not convenient for me. How can I easily swap them?
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Causes for drastic change in battery drain on a Logitech wireless keyboard?

I have an (at least) six year old wireless keyboard and mouse (Mouse is the Mx700) keyboard came with and they're pictured at the end. Up until a few weeks ago when I changed a few things the ...
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Connecting Apple Wireless Keyboard on Fedora 15

I have an Apple Wireless bluetooth keyboard that I'd like to use with my Laptop running Fedora 15. The Bluetooth GUI tool is being extremely unhelpful. It simply shows the keyboard in the list of ...
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How to change the fluxbox keyboard configuration?

I am now using Ubuntu with it's native window manager, but I want to use fluxbox, because of the performance and because I used it before and I liked it... But, for some reason, fluxbox on this new ...
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Stack-based keyboard delay using Logitech MX3100 keyboard

I've been using a Logitech Cordless Desktop MX3100 keyboard for quite a while. I've never really had any problems, except for the occasional typo. I noticed however that I tended make the typo "Laod" ...
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Logitech Keyboard has Intermittent Failure to Type and add characters

My keyboard has been acting up from time to time. It's wireless so this may be a wireless issue. What happens is I will be typing and then all of a sudden it seems to stop responding. For example, If ...
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Is data sent to an Apple wireless bluetooth keyboard, for example when the Caps Lock key is turned on?

I have a 2009 MacBook with OS X Lion. On a bluetooth connected keyboard, can I send data to the keyboard? AT keyboards for example, all the LEDs are turned on and off by the PC. Does the same thing ...
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How can I use the Apple Bluetooth Keyboard on Windows 7?

I just bought the Apple Aluminium Bluetooth Keyboard, and obviously it doesn't work on my Windows machine. I'm guessing the drivers aren't installed. It says it has successfully paired with the ...
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Keyboard input fails or shows delayed and repeated key presses

My keyboard input fails. It usually occurs in the first 15 to 30 minutes of use. I begin typing and nothing appears. I use my mouse to exit and re-enter and sometimes this helps. Usually not much. ...
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Computer doesn't boot when a wireless keyboard/mouse is connected through a USB hub

I'm using a wireless keyboard and mouse (MS 6000). When the wireless receiver was connected directly to the computer case everything worked fine (I had to enable some USB related setting in the BIOS ...
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Wireless Keyboard/Mouse: Should batteries be removed when not in use?

I recently bought a Logitech Wireless Keyboard and mouse. I use it almost daily but for a couple of hours only. The keyboard has 2 AAA batteries and the mouse has 1 AA battery. The box mentions that ...
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Is there a name for 2.4 Ghz wireless in mouses, keyboards, etc.?

Like devices using 802.15 is called Bluetooth, 802.11 is WiFi, 802.16 is WiMAX... Wireless headsets, mouses, keyboards, and the like are just called "Wireless". But is there a name for the type of ...
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What's the best way to ignore a wireless mouse from a neighbor?

A friend lives in an apartment and has a Microsoft wireless keyboard and a Logitech wired (USB) trackball. Since installing a new laptop we keep getting messages that the wireless MOUSE batteries are ...
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Win8 Bluetooth Keyboard Issue

i installed the Windows 8 Developer Preview but somehow it doesnt work with the apple wireless keyboard/ Intel Centrino Bluetooth 3.0 stick. Windows says it has installed the sticks driver properly ...