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Old 11-15-2009, 08:53 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by monkeee2002 View Post
That's very surprising!
I was half way expecting those symptoms with my keyboard & mouse, which are blue tooth (Logitech), but they work flawlessly. My BB is always sitting on the edge of the mousepad.
When I hook up my BB to my PC, it sits right next to the BT receiver(OK, about 4 inches to the side), and again, no problems at all.

Is your receiver going through a USB hub, or plugged directly into a rear port?
It's a Microsoft USB Dual Receiver Wireless Keyboard (IntelliType Pro) and Mouse (IntelliPoint), which is an older version, Explorer 2.0 I believe. And the receiver plugs straight into the PC. I'm thinking that if the keyboard and mouse WERE Bluetooth, they might be designed to avoid this kind of interference but since they are fairly old fashioned, they might not be well insulated for this particular RFI.
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