1. Join Now

    AVForums.com uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Using iPad as keyboard for Mac Mini?

Discussion in 'iPad Forum' started by Juliesinar, Apr 22, 2011.

  1. Juliesinar

    Juliesinar Active Member

    Joined:
    Oct 28, 2003
    Messages:
    831
    Trophy Points:
    31
    Ratings:
    +47
    Hi,

    I have a Mac Mini that is connected to my TV and I have a separate bluetooth keyboard and mouse.

    Does anyone know if here is an app for the iPad that will let me use it as a keyboard for the Mac Mini? My BT keyboard is always running out of batteries, it's only for occasional use so I think I would be OK just using the iPads keyboard.

    Thanks
     
  2. UrbanT

    UrbanT Distinguished Member

    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2002
    Messages:
    12,595
    Trophy Points:
    166
    Location:
    Aldershot, Hants
    Ratings:
    +2,998
    If you search 'itap keyboard' in the app store I think it's exactly what you're looking for.
     
  3. Juliesinar

    Juliesinar Active Member

    Joined:
    Oct 28, 2003
    Messages:
    831
    Trophy Points:
    31
    Ratings:
    +47
    Thanks a lot for the advice, I've just downloaded it and it's excellent, just what I was after, and it replaces the mouse as well as the keyboard, so really helps to declutter.

    Julie
     
  4. Paul D

    Paul D Well-known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 27, 2000
    Messages:
    2,575
    Trophy Points:
    106
    Location:
    Manchester
    Ratings:
    +375
    This also works on a PC.
    I was looking for something to control my Media PC under the TV etc.
    My normal RF keyboard was going through batteries, and the scroll ball was tiresome.
    This app works a treat, and the giant finger board is a pleasure to use.
     
  5. Nuggsy

    Nuggsy Active Member

    Joined:
    May 15, 2007
    Messages:
    1,330
    Trophy Points:
    66
    Ratings:
    +103
    Would this work on MacBook Pro?
     

Share This Page

Loading...