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Bluetooth mouse and OSX problem

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Mar 2, 2013 4:20 AM

Hi,ive been searching for ev. problem and solution for months now and still got nothing so im turning over here...

 

I bought for few years ago a BT mouse Ace T28 which worked very well under OS X 10.5 / 10.6,

now for a while i only used the touchpad on MBP ( mid2010) and since then ive updated OSX as new versions came out.

Now for about a year ago when i wanted to use T28 mouse again, suddenly my MBP can not detect the mouse anymore.

 

In finding new devices it doesnt popup, Ive also tested with 3rd BT receiver (which i use for a trust keyboard) and that doesnt seem to find it either.

 

I know the mouse works since i use it from time to time with my ps3...

 

Ive tested so far pretty much every solution i could find here on the forums, reseting SMC (or what it was called), ive tried to delete the plist... well pretty much everything that i found connected to Bluetooth.... still no success.

 

Is there anything else i could do ? It annoys me that the mouse worked well before but after some OSX update it can not even be found while other devices find it within seconds :/

MacBook Pro, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.2)
  • Barry Hemphill Level 7 Level 7 (33,110 points)
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    Mar 2, 2013 5:58 AM (in response to dubdeko)

    Try resetting the SMC.  Also, see if the third party mouse manufacturer has some sort if update.

     

    Barry

    iMac, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.2), 4 GB memory,DSL, Airport Express

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