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  1. #1

    Member Since
    Oct 06, 2007
    Problem with MacBook Pro & Bluetooth Keyboard
    Hi there,

    I've had a MacBook for about 7 months now (I finally switched over from PC!). I've got it hooked up to a 20" Apple display with a corded Apple "Mighty" mouse & a Bluetooth keyboard. Up until today, the keyboard works flawlessly.

    Today, I decided I neede a bigger screen on the notebook & went out & bought the 17" MacBook Pro. Unfortunately, the keyboard will NOT work. The notebook can't find it. I know there's NOTHING wrong with the keyboard because I turn the old MacBook back on and it immediately finds the keyboard & it works perfectly.

    Any ideas what's going on? I've been "Googling" and this seems to be an issue, but I haven't really found a solution yet. I downloaded & installed the most recent updates, but again, nothing.

    Any ideas???

    Thanks in advance!

  2. #2

    christm's Avatar
    Member Since
    Dec 18, 2005
    Devon, England
    ibook g4, imac 2ghz c2d, mbp 2.4ghz c2d - 10.5.1
    make sure you click on the bluetooth symbol in osx (top right) and click discoverable

    make sure batteries are in the right way round etc...

    should find it

  3. #3

    JerrfyLube's Avatar
    Member Since
    Sep 22, 2007
    Cheyenne, WY
    MBP 2.4 Santa Rosa
    Make sure you have fresh batteries in it. Apple rates it at 6 months on a set of batteries with average use.

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