7 BEST Ways to Turn On Bluetooth Without a Mouse on Windows 10
Most modern tech devices today include Bluetooth as a basic connectivity function by default, allowing users to connect to other Bluetooth devices, such as a Bluetooth-enabled mouse. Unfortunately, most Windows 10 users either don’t know how to turn on Bluetooth without a mouse or turn it off accidentally while pressing random keys on their keyboards.
If you still haven't figured it out, keep reading this tutorial. We'll cover the following topics:
How to turn on Bluetooth without a mouse on Windows 10 in 7 Ways.
How to turn on other Bluetooth devices, like Macs, Android TV, Xbox, Tablet, etc.
From your keyboard, press Windows + I to open settings.
Once you’re in, use the Tab key to reach the Network & Internet open and press Enter to access it.
From the Airplane Mode tab on the left, you should see the Wireless Devices section with the option to turn Bluetooth on.
Here, you can also see all the other devices connected to your computer.
4. Using Cortana, Microsoft’s virtual assistant
If you’re having trouble accessing the settings or following multiple steps to enable Bluetooth without a mouse, Microsoft’s virtual assistant Cortana can make it easier for you.
As long as Cortana can hear you, you only need to say one of these phrases or any phrase that closely resembles these:
“Turn on Bluetooth,”
“Activate Bluetooth,” or
Even if your laptop or computer doesn’t have a built-in Bluetooth chip, you can connect a Bluetooth adapter to operate a Bluetooth device like a USB mouse, headset, Bluetooth keyboard, or stylus by using Cortana.
Here’s how you can access the virtual assistant using a keyboard shortcut:
From your keyboard, press Shift + Windows Key + C to turn on Cortana’s hearing mode.
Simply speak the command to enable or disable Bluetooth.