Vey silly wireless keyboard problem

  iqs 15:41 01 Mar 2008
Locked

Hello.

I am trying to connect an Acer wireless keyboard to its receiver.
The drivers are installed when the receiver is plugged into the Pc,and a green light flashes.

When the keyboard is used,there is no response.The batteries are new.I have used many different wireless keyboards,with out any installation problems,but this one......

Any ideas please..
Cheers

Acer L3600

  crosstrainer 15:43 01 Mar 2008

You need to press the connect button on the underside of the keyboard...This will establish connection with the sender

  TonyV 15:44 01 Mar 2008

I take it you are pressing the Receiver connect button then the Keyboard connect button to ensure connection is made?
TonyV

  TonyV 15:45 01 Mar 2008

Oh, Well.... Crosstrainer is quick as a flash!

TonyV

  crosstrainer 15:49 01 Mar 2008

Not usually, typing fast means all fingers and thumbs and lots of errors :)

  TonyV 15:54 01 Mar 2008

But not this time!
TonyV

  iqs 17:31 01 Mar 2008

I have pressed the keyboard connect button and the receiver button,still no connection.
Cheers

  TonyV 19:38 01 Mar 2008

On my Microsoft Wireless Keyboard, the sequence is to first click the Receiver Connect button then Click the Keyboard button. The same thing applies to the mouse as well.

TonyV

  TonyV 19:40 01 Mar 2008

Another thing cold be to switch off the machine, restart and then click the Receiver button followed by the Keyboard button.

TonyV

  iqs 19:58 01 Mar 2008

follow your advice,cheers

  Stuartli 20:50 01 Mar 2008

My wireless keyboard has the correct configuration sequence as part of the underside's design.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Fujitsu Lifebook P727 laptop review

Best of the Grad Shows 2017: University of the West of England (UWE)

Best value Mac: Which is the best £1249 Mac to buy

Les meilleures GoPro 2017