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Logitech Mouse/Keyboard Combo (MK520) takes 30 seconds to start after resuming from sleep

When I wake up my windows 7 x64 from sleep, the MK520 set (Keyboard + Mouse) takes about 30 seconds to start working (maybe while the USB receiver and/or the devices are getting reinstalled). All the ...
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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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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)

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 laptop's wifi rather than inserting its own usb stick?

Is there any way I can use wireless keyboard and mouse without inserting its USB stick into the USB port? By just using the WiFi available on the laptop.
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Can I wash my logitech K270 wireless keyboard? [duplicate]

I spilled coke on my keyboard and now a couple of keys, once pressed, take minutes to retract. The keyboard is touted as spill-proof. Can I pour water?
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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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Bluetooth keyboard synced with multiple devices

I wonder, how bluetooth syncing works, and if you could sync several devices with one regular bluetooth keyboard ? Using Debian and Android tablet I need re-authorize every time I change the device I ...
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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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OpenBSD install various difficulties

Ok... Where do I start here. I have installed OpenBSD to be used as a dedicated firewall. After install I ran into several kernel traps that had me scratching my head. I finally disabled acpi on boot. ...
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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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Does Logitech unifying nano receiver perform keyboard input encryption?

If I pair Logitech unifying nano receiver with wireless Logitech keyboard (that support unifying technology), will typed information transmitted by air ciphered with 128-bit Keyboard Encryption?
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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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Wireless Keyboard Intermittent Failure to Type and Added 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. If I type out ...
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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 wireless keyboard/mouse connected through usb hub

im 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 to ...
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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 ...
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Remap right command key in windows

I'm using a apple bluetooth KB on windows. How can I remap right command to become CTRL?
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Can a Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard share the same Nano Transceiver?

I have a notebook which I have plugged a Microsoft Wireless Mouse 3500 into. I like it because it has a Nano Transceiver so I can leave it in the notebook, and it has a power on/off switch. I'd like ...
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Windows 7 goes to sleep with wireless keyboard and mouse attached

I installed Windows 7. Now I have the computer going to sleep every 2 minutes or so. It turned out that the wireless keyboard I am using is the problem. How do I fix this? Btw, both the keyboard and ...
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Make USB keyboard wireless

I use a keyboard that is not available in a wireless or bluetooth version, but connects to the computer via USB. Is there any way to make this keyboard wireless? In other words, is there something ...
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Logitech unifying receiver

I am having multiple logitech devices, and each and one of them seem to have their own receiver, occupying USB ports. I read upon Logitech unifying receiver, and it seem to connect multiple wireless ...
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Why does my Apple wireless keyboard get disconnected from my Macbook Pro?

My Apple wireless keyboard started acting weird. After I replaced its batteries two days ago, it has been getting disconnected every few hours. When the disconnection happens, if I'm typing something, ...