How to connect, configure and use an Apple Wireless Keyboard to a PC

Do you have a wireless keyboard that you want to connect to your PC and you don’t know how to do it? You don’t have to worry anymore, since here you will find the most practical way, with which to install a device such as a wireless keyboard Apple to a desktop PC.

Although it may seem impossible to do, the truth is that, with this type of device, you have the possibility of connecting an “Apple Magic” keyboard to your computer with Windows 10 operating system simply and quickly.

However, there are some users who prefer the classic keyboard, which has a much more solid mechanics, for which those who opt for wireless models , obtain greater stability and much more practical tools.

How is it possible to use Apple peripherals on a Windows 10 computer?

The wonder of this is that you can use the peripherals, better known as accessories of the Apple brand and configure them correctly, for their operation in Windows 10.

You must make sure that the wireless keyboard is charged, when connecting it to the PC, if the keyboard model is an older version, you must make sure that the alkaline batteries are in good condition.

Likewise, it is important that before carrying out said installation, you take into account all the requirements that are necessary to be able to carry out the installation properly.

Activating the keyboard on your Windows 10 computer with the “Bluetooth” option

To begin, you must start by clicking on the Start button, which you will find in the taskbar, just in the lower left. After that, you must click on the “Configuration” option , since it is there, where you can verify in the Control Panel, the type of standard configuration of the equipment, in addition to accessing the network configuration.

Also, there you can find part of the account information, security and also privacy. To do this, you will click on the option “Devices”, this can also be located as “Bluetooth, mouse, printers” after locating it, these steps will be followed:

  • Once in the “Devices” panel you will click on the “Bluetooth” option on the left side of the screen. You will see in the center of the screen that it will say “Manage Bluetooth devices”, under that title, you must make sure that the sliding button of this is on “On” and is ticked in blue.
  • After the slide button is “On”, a text should appear saying “ Your PC is searching and can be discovered by Bluetooth devices ”. This is followed by a list of Bluetooth devices that will be available for peripheral synchronization.
  • Now you will click on the option that says “MagicKeyboard” or also ” Apple Wireless Keyboard “, although this will depend on the model of the keyboard you have, then you must click on the gray “Pair” button.
  • You will see that the pop-up window will appear showing the access code, this is when configuring both types of Apple wireless keyboard If the model is old, you will simply type the code on the screen and hit the Enter / Return key on the keyboard.

With the new model of “Apple MagicKeyboard” it is likely that confusion will be generated in the operating system, to correct this, Windows 10 will read the keyboard separately, to which it will present a code in the window and the following text: ” Compare codes access ”. For which you will only need to buy the text on the screen, and click on “YES” and the configuration will be completed.

To stop using this peripheral, disconnection is simple, you just have to click on the keyboard name and then on the “Remove device” button and when the confirmation message appears it will be accepted, in order to end the use of the keyboard.

 

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