1. petercohen's Avatar
    Hello, is it easy to pair a bluetooth keyboard to a Surface Pro 4 and use it, rather than the type cover, as the keyboard for the SP4?
    01-23-2016 10:57 PM
  2. billyboyblue's Avatar
    just as easy as any other device. The Type cover is going to be easier, and more fashionable, but a normal BT keyboard will suffice for sure!
    01-24-2016 12:24 AM
  3. judah modeste's Avatar
    I use either my bt keyboard or a normal usb keyboard with mine and if im moving around i use the display keyboard. My reason, the type cover gets in my way since I use the surface for drawing.
    01-25-2016 03:05 PM
  4. onlysublime's Avatar
    Actually, sometimes I use both the Type Cover and the Microsoft Universal Mobile Keyboard at the same time, particularly when I'm in Photoshop or InDesign. The reason being is I find that the SHIFT key will stick if you hold it down too long on the Type Cover 2 (requiring tapping it to "unstick" it). So for SHIFT, CTRL, or ALT operations, I use the bluetooth keyboard.

    Another time to use the keyboard is if I want to have the Surface machine being in portrait mode. And the last situation is when I need the keyboard to be wireless (detached).
    01-26-2016 01:18 AM

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