How to connect a Surface Arc Mouse to your Computer
Having a new Surface Arc Mouse and getting stuck on how to connect it your Surface or computer? Here we have an easy and detail guide on how to do that.
The Surface Arc Mouse is the latest and the most portable mouse ever created by Microsoft. It was introduced at the same as the launch of Microsoft Surface Laptop on May 2nd, 2017. It’s a premium mouse that is very slim, light, and available in three different colors the light gray, burgundy, and cobalt blue.
This mouse uses the Bluetooth low energy version 4.0/4.1 to connect to your laptops or desktops. So make sure your computer has a built-in Bluetooth module or a Bluetooth adapter version 4.0 or later. Read on to see how to connect your Surface Arc Mouse to your computer.
Note All Surface devices including Surface RT are equipped with a Bluetooth module that supports Bluetooth low energy version 4.0. So the Surface Arc Mouse can be connected to any Surface devices you have.
How to connect Surface Arc Mouse to your Computer
The Surface Arc Mouse can only pair to a single computer at a time, so every time you change computer, you will need to pair it again. To connect your Microsoft Surface Mouse to computer:
- Make sure your computer supports Bluetooth LE 4.0 or later and have it turned on
- On Surface Arc Mouse, make sure you turn it on by bending the mouse into a snap curve position.
- Press and hold the Bluetooth button for three to five seconds. The laser light under the mouse will blink slowly until it gets paired.
- On your computer, press or click the Action Center icon, press and hold or right-click the Bluetooth button, Select Go to Settings
- Click “Add Bluetooth or other device”
- Select Bluetooth
- Select “Surface Arc Mouse”
- Click Done
You can now use your Surface Arc Mouse on your Windows 10 PC. If you have any questions or problems with the procedures detailed in this tutorial, please leave a comment below.
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Microsoft Surface Arc Mouse
The perfect companion for your Surface, featuring a slim, light, and ready to travel. It comes with improvements including both scrolling directions and multiple colors. Introducing by Microsoft on May 2nd, 2017.