11-13-2007, 01:15 PM #1Bootcamp & Wireless Keyboard/Mouse
I would like to install Windows Vista Home Premium using Bootcamp but was reading the install guide to see how the process goes when I noticed it has a USB Keyboard & Mouse as a requirement.
Just wondering if you have to use a USB Keyboard and mouse because Windows does not support the Apple Wireless keyboard & mouse (which I have) or if it is on there as a recommended thing?
If I do have to use a USB keyboard & mouse that sucks because I have to go and buy new ones simply to use Windows via Bootcamp?
anyhoo, if that's how it is, that's how it is.
thanks in advance,
11-13-2007, 02:45 PM #2
You need the usb keyboard and mouse for set up. Once it is set up Windows will support the wireless keyboard and mouse.
If you know anybody that has a usb keyboard and mouse use that to set up windows then you can go wireless again.
11-13-2007, 02:52 PM #3
many thanks sanity
11-13-2007, 03:55 PM #4
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One more aspect of OS X's polish. If the OS doesn't detect a USB keyboard and mouse, it automatically turns on the bluetooth feature.
03-23-2008, 01:04 AM #5
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is the keyboard using bluetooth? if it is, then go to 'add bluetooth device' and add the mouse/keyboard. you need to do this every time you sleep the computer or turn it on...
im also looking for a permanent solution to keep my mighty mouse connectd in windows...Chat Potatoes
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