We all are used to work on multiple devices at a time, either for managing our business emails or personal stuffs. With the advancement in technology, human brain is continuously evolving itself in such a beautiful way that working on two or three devices at a time is less challenging now-a-days. I personally believe switching over devices every minute or so drastically reduces the efficiency to carry a good amount of work as compared to working on one particular device at a time, it happens with me a lot of times.
There are times when you are working on your Mac and suddenly you realise to compose an important message on your Android, you’ll certainly switch over your Android and your thumbs will take few seconds to adapt themselves on mobile screen. Why not turn your Mac into bluetooth keyboard so as to make your typing work easier than ever? It is also scientifically proven that a full size keyboard is more suitable for entering long texts on your device faster and in a more convenient manner. For the same, today at GizmoStorm, we are here with How To Turn Your Mac Into Bluetooth Keyboard :
Pre-requisite To Turn Your Mac Into Bluetooth Keyboard :
- Mac running on OS X 10.9.5 or above.
- Your other small screen devices for which you want to use your Mac as a bluetooth keyboard should be bluetooth compatible.
- Typeeto for Mac installed on your Macbook.
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How To Turn Your Mac Into Bluetooth Keyboard :
Step 1 : I hope you are done with installing Typeeto on your Mac. If not, please follow the download link provided above and follow the installation procedure shown on the screen.
Step 2 : Let’s set up Typeeto to turn your Mac into bluetooth keyboard. First of all, turn on the bluetooth connection on your Mac and next on your iPhone/iPad/Android or other supported device.
Step 3 : Now open Bluetooth Connection preferences on your Mac and pair up with supported device.
Step 4 : Once both your devices paired up successfully, head over to Menu bar on Mac and tap on Typeeto icon. Select the device name and you’ll be welcomed with typing screen. Open the Note/messaging app on your iPhone/Android/iPad and start typing from your Mac.
This is what I have typed on my iPhone’s Note app from my Mac, believe me there was almost zero latency between the the two devices. The bilateral talk between my Mac and iPhone went amazingly smooth.
Turn Your Mac Into Bluetooth Keyboard – What we liked in Typeeto :
- Setup is easy and UI is neat and clean.
- There is no restriction on number of devices to be connected with Mac. I successfully connected my Xiomi Redmi 1s and iPhone 6s with Mac simultaneously. Moreover, switching between the devices was as easy as setting them up, just a click away.
- The best thing is – Convenient and fast typing made possible.
Turn Your Mac Into Bluetooth Keyboard – What we disliked in Typeeto :
- Whatever I was typing is only shown on the iPhone screen, my Mac screen is just left useless.