How to Connect Wireless Keyboard Without Receiver?

How to Connect Wireless Keyboard Without Receiver

Do you need to connect your wireless keyboard, but don’t have the receiver? Not to worry! In this article, we’ll show you how to connect your keyboard without the receiver. This is a useful trick if you want to save space or if you have a limited number of receivers available.

These days most people prefer to use a wireless device like a wireless keyboard or mouse. These devices are more convenient to use and come with a Nano receiver. You might know this a Nano receiver can be easily misplaced.

Recently, a few media houses reported that PC users are asking if there is any other way to connect a wireless keyboard to a PC without a receiver.

Before going into any further details, let me tell you something, it depends on a lot of factors like whether it’s a Bluetooth keyboard or a Wi-Fi keyboard? It is built by which manufacturer? Etc. Some reports also say that if you use a Bluetooth keyboard, you can connect with a PC via Bluetooth without any receiver.

Don’t worry; you will find all the answers you are looking for after reading this article.

The Working Process of a Wireless Keyboard

After reading this, I’m sure you will clearly understand the concept. Wireless devices work on the radio frequency. The working process of a wireless keyboard is quite simple.

When you try to pair your wireless keyboard with a PC, it will send a signal to the Nano receiver, also known as a USB device. Then that signal will be forwarded to (Integrated Circuit) IC chip; from there, it will forward to OS. After that, the CPU will convert the signal and tell you that the pairing is completed.

How Can I Connect a Wireless Keyboard Without Receiver?

These days, most keyboards come with Bluetooth support and a Nano receiver. By mistake, if you misplaced your receiver, then you can pair your keyboard via Bluetooth.

  • Before starting the process, check if your Bluetooth is turned on or not.
  • On the bottom left side corner, you can see a “Search box” tap on it and type “Bluetooth & other devices” then press the “Enter” button.

Bluetooth & other device Settings

  • On top of the screen, you can see an “Add Bluetooth” option tap on it.

Add Bluetooth

  • Now you can see a list of devices, between them, select the device you want to pair then click on the “next” option.

Add a device in windows

  • Both device pair has been completed without a receiver.

Connect Your Wireless Keyboard by Using a Logitech Receiver 

Wireless keyboards come with a Nano receiver as well Bluetooth supports. If you misplace it, let me remind you that you can’t use a different model Nano receiver for your keyboard. Don’t worry, and there is a solution for every problem we have.

According to the reports, you can use a Logitech receiver to connect with any wireless keyboard, and the best part is at a time, you can connect with six devices.

  • First, install the Logitech software on your PC, then open it. (You can download this software from the Microsoft Store).
  • After that, plug in the receiver and turn on the switch to pair it with your computer.
  • Again, turn off the keyboard and then set it to on.
  • Now pair your keyboard with a PC. It might be a little confusing, but trust me, that’s it.

Can I Connect with an HP Wireless Keyboard Without a Receiver?

If you are using an HP wireless keyboard, you might know this: it comes with a Nano receiver and Bluetooth support. If you misplace the receiver, you can still connect with a PC via Bluetooth. Pairing these devices is pretty simple; just follow a few simple steps below.

  • First, you should turn on the HP keyboard.
  • After that, on the left side corner, you will find the Windows menu icon tap on it and look for the “Settings icon” then tap on it.

Settings in windows

  • After entering the settings menu look for the “Device tab” and then tap on it.

  • After that look for the“Bluetooth & other devices tab” and then tap on it.

Bluetooth & other devices tab

  • On top of the screen, you can see an “Add Bluetooth” option tap on it.
  • Now select the device you want to pair then click on it. 

Click on unknown device

  • Now it will ask permission to tap on the “Connect tab” and wait for a few seconds to pair both the devices.

Can I Connect with a Dell Wireless Keyboard Without a Receiver?

Yes, you can connect your PC with a Dell wireless keyboard without a receiver. The process is quite simple just follow a few simple steps to pair your keyboard. 

  • First, check your keyboard is there any light blinking or not, if your answer is yes, that means your Dell wireless keyboard is on.
  • After that, on the left side corner look for the “Search box” and type “Bluetooth & other devices tab” then press the “Enter” button.
  • Now, on top of the screen, you can see an “Add Bluetooth” option tap on it.
  • Now select the device you want to pair then click on it. 
  • Now tap on the “Connect tab” and wait for a few seconds to pair both devices.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is There Any Way to Connect Your Wireless Keyboard Without a Receiver?

Many different methods are available to connect your wireless keyboard without a receiver. Either you can use a Logitech receiver, or via Bluetooth, you can connect with a PC. I already mentioned these methods in this article; you can check it out.

Q: Is There Any Way to Connect Your Bluetooth Keyboard Without Dongle?

All the latest computer models support the Bluetooth feature, so if you have a Bluetooth keyboard, you can connect it without plugging in a USB dongle.

Q: Why Bluetooth Keyboard is not working?

If your Bluetooth keyboard is not working, you should check whether the device is turned on. Otherwise, restart the device and then try to pair it again with your PC. 

Q: Can You Connect Multiple Devices with Bluetooth? 

According to computer manufacturers, all the latest computer models can simultaneously support 3 to 4 Bluetooth devices. In simple terms, you can connect your Bluetooth mouse, Bluetooth keyboard, and Bluetooth headset at the same time.

Final Words

In this article, we discussed how you could connect a wireless keyboard to a laptop or PC without a receiver. After checking out this article, I’m sure you can resolve the issue you are facing right now.

We hope you have found this article interesting and that it helped you solve your problem.
If the receiver is not working, try replacing it with another one to ensure that there is no hardware flaw causing the problem. If it fails, make a backup plan for how to link a new keyboard without a receiver. You never know when something unexpected will occur and prohibit you from utilizing your wireless item.

Thanks for reading!

If you have any questions about connecting a wireless keyboard, feel free to tell us in the comment section.

How to Connect Wireless Keyboard Without Receiver?
How to Connect Wireless Keyboard Without Receiver?

Ali

Ali

I am Ali, a Software Engineer. I love the latest technology as well as Digital Marketing. Also, I Love to Write about the latest and upcoming technologies and Gadgets. I Love to travel around the world and learn new things.

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