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Bluetooth mouse
January 22, 2014
4:56 pm
tubac
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Hi,

The NVR is a bit noisy so I'm thinking of putting it in a closet that backs on to my office wall.

Will a windows Bluetooth mouse work with my 8ch Tiny NVR?

 

Thanks,

Tom

January 22, 2014
5:14 pm
Daniel Ross
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We have had the best success with the logitech  wireless mouses. I would think as long as you do not need to install drivers should work. 

January 23, 2014
12:20 pm
tubac
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I forgot about the drivers. Have you used a Logitech mouse on any of your NVR's or DVR's?

 

Best,

Tom

January 23, 2014
12:24 pm
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I have used mine and it worked. I would suggest just plugging them in if you have them and testing them out. A lot of wireless mouses (mice?) work with the DVRs/NVRs

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January 23, 2014
12:33 pm
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Thanks.

I don't have one. So I want to make sure they will work before I buy one. Do most of these devices have a dongle or something that plugs into the usb port on the NVR/DVR?

 

Best,

Tom

January 23, 2014
12:41 pm
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Tom,

 

Most all wireless mice will come with a dongle that will plug into the USB port on the NVR.  I have used a variety of wireless mice with my units, what you will need to make sure that the dongle is visible so the mouse and dongle can communicate. 

January 23, 2014
12:42 pm
Daniel Ross
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Yes they have a tiny infrared transmission device that go into usb port. 

January 23, 2014
12:57 pm
tubac
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Hi Ryan,

 

I'm putting the NVR in a closet behind a wall about 12 feet from a dedicated monitor 

 on the mouse side of the wall. I read the bluetooth signal will go through a wall.

 

Best,

Tom

January 23, 2014
1:03 pm
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Tom,

 

I have never had good luck with Bluetooth going through the wall.  I generally will run a USB extension into the same room so the dongle is in the same room as the mouse.  I have found this works the best.  I have tried several bluetooth mice and have yet to have good results through walls. 

January 23, 2014
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Thanks Ryan. Good idea.

 

Tom

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