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Check if Logitech K400+ is turned on or off / Logitech K400+ Power Change Event

I'd like to run a script when I turn my Logitech K400+ on or off. I tried to detect the status of the device using Get-WmiObject win32_keyboard and Get-WmiObject win32_PointingDevice, however, the ...
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Letters button on keywords stopped working in Windows 11 suddenly

This is the most weird things happening to me. every day for sometime my keyboard Alphabet, numbers and space bar will stop working but still functions keys like enter, control, alt and shift is ...
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Unable to pair bluetooth keyboard on Arch Linux

I'm currently unable to pair my BT60v2 on Arch Linux. I have however been able to pair it previously, but now I'm unable to. I'm able to pair the keyboard just fine to my phone. Things I've tried: ...
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How to open an on-screen keyboard to use a command prompt window during a Windows install?

When I boot from the a Windows 11 USB flash drive installer, the wireless keyboard and mouse do not work. I have a wired mouse that I can use, but no wired keyboard. I currently have the latest ...
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Logitech Wireless mk270r : Convert into Wired Keyboard

Is it possible to make Logitech Wireless mk270r into a Wired Keyboard? Does any accessory or USB cable exist to convert it? https://www.amazon.com/Logitech-Wireless-mk270r-Keyboard-Mouse/dp/B00CEQEGPI/...
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How to connect multiple wireless peripherals through a usb hub

My laptop only has 2 usb ports so I use a simple hub to plug in my wireless mouse and keyboard (two separate connections) and my wireless headphones. The mouse and headphones are useable most of the ...
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Need help fixing keyboard. ZEB-K5000MW bluetooth

Problem: Whenever I type some keys it results in typing random characters. 4 -> T4 8 -> [8 0 -> 0] and more. What I've tried: Re - pairing the keyboard to my laptop. Draining it of charge ...
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Keyboard not working on Surface Pro 7

I got a Surface Pro 7 and my keyboard is not working properly. In fact, in the past, the keyboard was working when it was not magnetized to the screen itself. Now, I'm forced to magnetized/stuck it ...
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Wireless logitech keyboard to wired

i have a Logitech K850 keyboard i use it to play, before it didnt have input lag but now it has, i thinks is because the interference of 2.4ghz,can i convert the keyboard to a USB one to avoid input ...
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Possible to make a software based receiver for wireless Keybord´s and mouse´s?

Is there a possibility to make wireless mouse's and keyboard's useable again without the receiver dongle? In most cases I saw it is just a Bluetooth receiver, so my assumption is that if my PC has ...
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How can I have Spotify play music instead of iTunes when pressing the play/F8 key on MacOS?

When I turn on my MBP the first thing I do is play some Spotify music and I got it loaded on startup, although when I press play/F8 which is play button on keyboard iTunes pops up. Even with the ...
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How to overcome hardware configuration limiting in detecting and pairing in bluetooth keyboard?

My detachable bluetooth keyboard of the Lenovo Yoga model cannot be detected by my other computer. I hold the switch in the keyboard for more then 3 seconds and the led in the keyboard blinking ...
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Swap wireless keyboard/mouse receiver(dongle) back and forth between two laptops

If I have two laptops connected to two same-brand-and-model wireless keyboard/mouse like so: Laptop A -> Keyboard/Mouse Pair 1 Laptop B -> Keyboard/Mouse Pair 2 And I swap the USB receiver(...
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Can wireless mice work with different usbs?

One of the buttons of my mouse broke recently. My mouse and keyboard are part of a set and they use the same usb dongle. If I bought another mouse (same model) would it work with my current dongle ...
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Wireless keyboard/mouse slow detection on Late 2012 iMac when connected through USB 3.0 Switcher

I have a multi-machine setup where one wireless Logitech keyboard & mouse (MK345/MK275) is connected to three computers through a KCEVE/AIMOS USB 3.0 switcher (4 inputs/4 outputs). https://www....
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Connect the keyboard and mouse reciever into a bluetooth dongle

I have a use-case i'd really like to know if is possible to achieve or not. I have a keyboard and mouse that comes with a usb-stick, it connects to my laptop, or any other device supporting it, and i ...
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Wireless Keyboard Issues

I seem to be having a problem with my keyboard. My Draconic (K530RGB) keyboard that I got two months was working great both wired and wireless until yesterday. My problem now is that wherever I turn ...
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Long Range Wireless Mouse and Keyboard

I am looking for a long range wireless mouse and keyboard solution. I bought a wireless mouse and keyboard that uses usb rf signal however it will only reach about 10-15 feet. Is there a way to ...
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Wireless keyboard and mouse Dell QWERTY older type keyboard. Quarter moon sign Stopped working as a sleepbutton it now turns off the computer

I have recently downloaded an update from Wndows10. The quarter moon sign on my Qwerty Keyboard if pressed switches of the computer. It used to act as a sleep button, How do I get it to operate as ...
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Why have some keys on my Logitech k830 wireless keyboard stopped working?

I have a similar issue to Logitech wireless keyboard won't type anything -- reloaded, but in my case the issue is not isolated to Windows or the USB receiver, and it only happens with the '7', 'r',...
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K235 Keyboard not working on Manjaro but mouse does & both work on Ubuntu 20.04

My keyboard - K235 Logitech - will not work on Manjaro MATE, but the mouse works flawlessly. The keyboard works perfectly fine on Ubuntu 20.04, so its not the keyboard itself. I'm not sure what input ...
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Using 2 Logitech unifying receivers lists 2 keyboards and mice in device manager

I am using 2 Logitech unifying receivers, one for the Logitech wireless keyboard and one for the Logitech wireless mouse. And I get the following duplicate devices in the device manager: And the only ...
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Wireless keyboard hiccups and random repeats

I bought two wireless keyboards from different brands and they both seem to have an issues that some keys are randomly repeated (this happens from time to time), and on other occasions there is just a ...
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Wireless keyboard occasionally stops typing... and then types every character it didn't type at once when shook

My logitech keyboard stops working every 5-20 minutes. During the time it stops working, if I type on it, even typing hundreds of words, as soon as I vigorously shake the keyboard, everything I had ...
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what is the equivalent windows key sequence for the task switicher key on the k350?

I have a Logitech K350 cordless keyboard with several extra keys that can be customized. On the lower left side it has a key with three overlapping windows on it which brings up a really cool display ...
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Microsoft Sculpt Ergonomic Desktop issue with usb receiver

I had Microsoft Sculpt Ergonomic Desktop for 1.5 years and the usb dongle stopped receiving data from the keyboard and mouse, I replaced it on warranty. And now after 5 more years the usb dongle is ...
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Battery dies after 2 hours in Logitech K750 keyboard

My Logitech K750 keyboard can go from 100% to 0% in low (75 lux) room light in the space of two hours (as reported by the Logitech Solar program). The first time it happened I tried replacing the ...
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Can I use my old laptop keyboard as a keyboard for my newest one?

Some keys on my new laptop's keyboard are not working (F4,F5,F6), and I'm wondering if I can use my old laptop as a Bluetooth keyboard. Can I do that? Are there any other solutions? Lenovo ThinkPad ...
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Keyboard won't work anymore when cable is once disconnected

I have an issue with Windows 10 (latest), when disconnecting my keyboard (magnetic tip cable so can be disconnected by accidentaly hitting it) sometimes Windows will not recognize the keyboard once I ...
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Check battery life for Dell Wireles Keyboard KM717

I am using a Dell Wireless Keyboard KM717 The wireless mouse has a tiny red LED that will blink when the battery is running low. I cannot find an equivalent indicator on the keyboard. How can I ...
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Unifying receiver not working for keyboard but for mice

I don't know if this is the right site for this post, but my problem is that the wireless logitech k&m receiver broke and I bought a new logitech unifying receiver. This new logitech receiver ...
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Dell Keyboard Mouse Bluetooth USB Dongle Lost

I have lost the Bluetooth USB dongle of Dell's wireless keyboard and mouse (it was a combined set so there was one common dongle). Is there at all a way to use them? I saw that logitech gives a ...
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Capslock, Command, and Tab stopped working on bluetooth Mac OS keyboard

I have a travel-sized bluetooth keyboard with fresh batteries. I am using it to type out this question. It worked perfectly yesterday. Today these no longer work: Caps Lock Command ⌘+Tab to toggle ...
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New keyboard - pressing fn-key + left/right arrows key doesn't skip to the beginning/end of line

I recently got a new keyboard - a Dell WK717. I'm very happy with the keyboard but I've discovered an oddity. After switching, I've been made aware that I, apparently, make frequent use of pressing ...
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Logitech k480 key not working

I am using the keyboard with a Windows 10 computer. The key to the left of the digit 1 - the tilde / backtick key is not working. When I press it nothing is being typed. I tested the keyboard on ...
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Keyboard stops for a few seconds then catches up

I built a new computer and installed Ubuntu, and when I added my wireless keyboard it works, but it cannot keep up (the keyboard worked on my old Ubuntu computer). When I type there is a huge delay ...
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Adding a combo wireless keyboard/touchpad using xinput

I've been having a rough day, working on this, and coming up short. It's taken a lot of reboots, which wear me down in particular. Here is the xinput with the wireless usb device plugged in. ⎡ ...
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How to use function keys on bluetooth keyboards in Android without pressing Fn?

I use an external Bluetooth keyboard Samsung EJ-BT230 with an Android device. I need F1-F12 keys to use SSH terminal remotely (eg. for mc). Now, I'm able to use function keys when holding Fn button on ...
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Wireless Mouse and keyboard combination with frequent driver issue after Windows updates

I have a pretty basic Dell wireless mouse and keyboard combination, but the problem is very often after Windows updates, they seem to have driver issues and way to fix them usually is to take another ...
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USB C Port: Can I connect 2 dongles of wireless devices?

I have a wireless keyboard and wireless headset both came with their USB-A dongles. I have a Type-C port on my laptop and Type-C to Female A converter through which I am currently using my headset ...
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Why are all devices sitting on USB 3.0 eXtensible Controller and none on USB Enhanced?

I'm having a bit of a strange issue here with some USB controllers and devices. I'm working with a Dell T5810 workstation, Windows 7 x64 with various USB devices connected. Mouse, Keyboard and/or ...
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Any way to use task schedule to boot up a computer with a keyboard trigger?

Question Restated: Can we use the task scheduler and in some way create a trigger (trigger = tapping a key combination on an external keyboard) for the task (task = boot up computer when lid is closed)...
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Can I pair lenovo wireless mouse and keyboard with a logitech unifying receiver?

I'm using two sets of wireless HID with the same laptop (one in the office, one at home). At work I have the Lenovo Keyboard and Mouse that came with the laptop and at home I have a set of Logitech ...
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Can I use a wired keyboard with a wireless receiver for a keyboard and mouse combo?

I have a single receiver for a wireless HP keyboard and mouse combo. The space bar on this wireless keyboard is hard to hit, so I would like to switch to a wired keyboard instead. But I would still ...
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Wirelessly connecting a USB device with a computer

I want to wirelessly connect a USB device to a PC. So for example, let's assume I have a usb mouse, a usb web cam, etc.. I want to connect that device to some sort of hub that wirelessly transfers the ...
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Wireless keyboard/mouse causes internet connection to fail

I have a Windows 10 laptop which accesses the internet via a BT wireless router. When I plug in a wireless keyboard and mouse (via a 2.4GHz USB key) I lose the ability to access web pages. When I ...
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Microsoft Sculpt Wireless Keyboard not registering first letter

I have a Microsoft Sculpt wireless keyboard with separate keypad. I'm working with Windows 10 Pro on a Dell Ultrabook, Intel I5 64bit X64 and O365 and Office 2016. I also have two screens in addition ...
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Repeating letter with Logotech K380 bluetooth keyboard

I just bought a Logitech K380. After using it for about 4h, I've noted that it worked very well as long as there is no Apple Wireless keyboard around. There is a person in my room using apple wireless ...
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Computer continuously typing letter "p" and now won't turn on after shut down

I have a Gateway all-in-one desktop computer running Windows 10 with a Linksys wireless keyboard and mouse. Last night the computer started typing the letter "p" continuously. I tried multiple ...
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Wireless keyboard not detected by AVD emulator on Linux

I am debugging some apps using the Android AVD images running in the emulator on Linux, however, I am not able to type anything with the wireless keyboard, I can't replicate this issue on Windows or ...
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