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    Internal & External Bluetooth
    I have an iMAC with a bluetooth keyboard and mouse that is paired to the iMAC's internal bluetooth controller.

    I want to install VMWare on the iMAC and use a bluetooth headset on the VMWare guest but understand the iMAC's internal bluetooth can't be shared between the iMAC host and VMWare's guest.

    If I connect an external bluetooth dongle to one of the iMAC's USB ports the keyboard and mouse lose connectivity.

    So is there a way to have the iMAC's internal bluetooth and an external bluetooth dongle active at the same time ?

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    Nov 28, 2007
    Nambucca Heads Australia
    iMac i5 2.7GHz, 16GB memory, OS 10.11.1.
    As they are no doubt using different wireless frequencies believe you will have problems getting all working together and recognising their own respective frequencies.

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