02-05-2011, 04:53 AM #1
how can startup MacBook Pro via wireless keyboard (as using separate monitor and...
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- May 04, 2010
...the MacBook Pro screen is closed)
Currently I leave the machine running 24/7 as I find it inconvenient to have to open the laptop screen to access the power button every time I want to start the machine.
I don't want to leave the laptop open all the time either.
I am using an Apple wireless keyboard (via bluetooth connection) to type.
I've checked the Mac OS X keyboard shortcuts web page already but cannot find an answer there... (Mac OS X keyboard shortcuts)
I wonder if there is a way to configure the machine to "wake on bluetooth" (similar to "wake on LAN" functionality)?
Any pointers would be very much appreciated.
02-05-2011, 05:18 AM #2
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- Bretforton, Worcestershire
- MacBook Pro 15" 2014, 2.2GHz i7, 16GB RAM, 250GB SSD, OSX 10.9.5 - iPhone 5s 16gb
There is yes, you have to be able to, to use HengeDocks and clamshell mode.
Go to System Preferences > Bluetooth > Advanced then check mark the option "Allow Bluetooth Devices To Wake This Computer"
Hope this helps
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