Not Helpful 20 Helpful The mouse may be Bluetooth, in which case you’ll need to determine if your laptop is Bluetooth-enabled. If you clicked the Bluetooth icon in the menu bar, you’ll instead click Turn Bluetooth On. Thank you for your feedback! This option is in the bottom-right corner of the mouse’s name area. If your laptop is not Bluetooth-enabled, you will not be able to use that mouse. Can you tell us which parts were out of date so we can update them?

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There are two types of wireless mouse: Not Helpful 11 Helpful Simply plug the USB adapter into the computer and the mouse should be connected if it has batteries. Where is the connect button on a laptop for a wireless mouse when there is no USB key?

Already answered Not a question Bad question Other. Do I need to have a wireless keyboard in order to use a wireless mouse? Click the mouse’s name, then click Pair. Some bluetooth mouse have a pairing button that must be pressed after the mouse is powered on before it will be visible to the computer.


Answer this question Flag as It’s on the left side of the page. Look for the mouse’s name. Not Helpful 6 Helpful Doing so will add your mouse to your computer’s Devices list, and you’ll be able to use it without re-pairing it from then on.

This button’s location will keyboarrd based on your mouse’s developer, but you’ll usually be able to find this button either between the two mouse buttons or on the mouse’s side.

Some mice come listed as “plug and play”, meaning that you don’t need to manually connect them or download any software.

Not Helpful 2 Helpful 7. This wikiHow teaches you how to connect a wireless mouse to your computer.

If you are prone to losing things like that, or move the mouse between computers, increasing your chances of losing the receiver, keep a wired mouse on hand for a temporary solution. Try restarting your computer. Click Add a device.

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This option is toward the top of the drop-down menu. The battery compartment is also usually on the underside of the mouse.


Did this summary help you? Not Helpful 16 Helpful Move your mouse around.

Click Pair on the computer. It’s the apple-shaped icon in the top-left corner of the screen. Not Helpful 7 Helpful Plug in your mouse’s receiver.

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It should appear in the window here. This process may take a few minutes. It’s on the left side of the window. Computer Mouse Devices Wireless Technology. mohse

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Press your mouse’s “Connect” button. Article Summary X 1. Enable Bluetooth on your computer.