You have renovated your workspace to make it more tidy and minimal. You have therefore purchased some wireless accessories to connect to your computer, including a new wireless mouse, but you have some problems with its configuration. How do you say? I have perfectly hit the point, and would you like a hand to connect the peripheral to your PC? No problem, that’s what I’m here for!
In the following lines, you will explain how to connect a wireless mouse to your computer, Windows or Mac. And while I’m there, for completeness, I’ll also give you the instructions you need to do the same thing on Android and iPad.
How to connect a wireless mouse to a PC
Do you want to know how to connect a wireless mouse to a PC with Windows installed? Very easy: if the one in your possession is a mouse equipped with a USB wireless receiver, first connect the latter to one of the free USB ports of the computer, then turn on the mouse by moving the lever of the physical switch to ON which should be in the bottom of the same or on one of its sides.
If necessary, press the button that allows you to establish the wireless connection between the receiver and the mouse itself. It is usually placed on the sides of the mouse or is nestled between the two buttons on the top and waits for the connection to be established. Link.
However, remember that many mice do not have the above connection button. For example, you do not need to use it to connect to the Trust wireless mouse, the Tucano wireless mouse, or the Microsoft wireless mouse, as they are equipped with the plug and function. Play lets you connect them automatically to the receiver inserted in the PC’s USB port and see more information google pixelbook 12in .
How to connect a wireless mouse to Mac
Wondering how to connect a wireless mouse to Mac? If so, I inform you that the steps on macOS are practically the same as those I indicated in the previous step on Windows PCs.
However, if you use a recent Mac model with only USB-C ports, you must purchase a USB-A to USB-C adapter to connect the mouse’s USB receiver to your computer or a hub with multiple ports.
How to connect a wireless mouse without a USB
Let’s see now how to connect a wireless mouse without a USB. Everything is explained in detail below, both on PC and Mac.
Keep in mind that you can only do this if the one you have is a Bluetooth mouse and, of course, if you have a computer capable of supporting this type of connection. Alternatively, if your computer doesn’t natively support Bluetooth, you can remedy this by purchasing a USB Bluetooth adapter.
To connect a Bluetooth mouse to a Windows PC , for example to connect HP wireless mice , you must turn on the mouse by moving the physical switch lever located on one of its sides or in its lower part to ON . If your mouse model allows it, also press the pairing button for the indicated number of seconds.
After completing the above steps, make sure you have enabled Bluetooth on your computer and proceed with pairing between devices as indicated below, depending on the version of Windows you are using.