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Bluetooth Keyboard on Bootloader screen

Joined
Mar 20, 2015
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Motherboard
Gigabyte H81M-S2H
CPU
Intel i5 4460 Quad Core
Graphics
Radeon R9 280
Hi guys,

Is there any way i can get my bluetooth keyboard working so i can choose the desired OS on the bootloader screen?

Atm i can't use my keyboard/mouse until i actually log into the Mac OS. It works perfectly fine except i just want i to work in the bootloader screen so i have an OS to choose from.

Thanks
 
Joined
Mar 20, 2015
Messages
175
Motherboard
Gigabyte H81M-S2H
CPU
Intel i5 4460 Quad Core
Graphics
Radeon R9 280
Is there by chance an adapter alternative that i can use instead?
 
Joined
Apr 21, 2015
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170
Motherboard
Gigabyte Z97M-D3H
CPU
i7-4790K
Graphics
GTX 960
Mac
iMac, MacBook Pro
Mobile Phone
iOS
Is there by chance an adapter alternative that i can use instead?
I don't think so. I am not an expert, but there may be a few people that have had some success, but I believe it is totally hit or miss and probably depends on a very specific HW configuration. Otherwise there would be more widely known and many people (me included) would be using it.

From what I have gathered only the PCIE card works and also works natively with no kexts, etc. I am going to get one eventually. It also is the only way to get Handoff working too.
 
Joined
Oct 17, 2015
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GA-Z97X-UD3H rev1.1
CPU
i7 4790k
Graphics
EVGA Geforce GTX 680
Mac
MacBook Pro
I bought my BCM94360CD PCI-E card from Amazon, shipped from China, cost around $60. I get native bluetooth (and wi-fi) support from OSX and I can use my Apple bluetooth keyboard with my BIOS and Clover Bootloader on GA-z97x-ud3h. You have to pair keyboard in OSX first and it stores pairing onto the BCM94360CD with HID Proxy. Bluetooth plugs into a USB header on your motherboard from the card.
 
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