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HT4818: Boot Camp 4, OS X Lion and Mountain Lion: Frequently asked questions

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HT4818 Prior to installing the Boot Camp support software for Win7, my bluetooth keyboard, mouse and trackpad all worked in Windows, but after installing the Boot Camp software, they quit functioning.

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I installed Windows 7 ( 32 bit ) via Boot Camp 4.0 on my iMac ( Mid 2007, 24" model  iMac 7,2 ) because I needed it for 2 Windows-only programs that I need.

 

After the Windows install, my Bluetooth keyboard and trackpad both worked ( minus the scroll and right click function on the trackpack ), but after I installed the Boot Camp support software, I can't get them to work. When I search for Buetooth devices within Windows, they show up but they don't want to connect..they're in a constant state of 'trying to connect with Buetooth keyboard' . Am I doing something wrong here ? I really wish I didn't need Windows..I can't stand the pain of using it. Any help would be appreciated.

iMac, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.4), Bluetooth peripherals quit working

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