Act as HIDD and more

Christopher Earl earlc8451 at
Mon Feb 18 19:40:48 CET 2008

Yes I know how to use a HID just need to know how to set the Neo into HID mode(e.g act as a Input Device)

>>> kenneth marken <k-marken at> 02/18/08 1:17 PM >>>
On Monday 18 February 2008 18:54:17 Shawn Rutledge wrote:
> On Feb 18, 2008 10:31 AM, Christopher Earl <earlc8451 at> wrote:
> > I want my Neo to act as HIDD, I *think* the command is  hidd --server 
> > but i get an error: Address in use, any ideas.
> I haven't tried it on the phone yet, but last night I bought the Apple
> BT keyboard and got it working for my MythTV box.
> hcitool scan
> to "discover" the keyboard and get its BT address; then
> hidd --connect BTADDR
> at which point pairing begins.  You make up a PIN, type it on the
> keyboard (e.g. 0000 <enter>) then you should see the BT PIN prompt pop
> up on your computer (or phone) and you type the same PIN there.  It's
> a little clumsy, I wish BlueZ would auto-pair in the case that the PIN
> is 0000.  At least it's only necessary once. 

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