After successfully installing the Sculpt Mobile keybaord via Bluetooth (typing this message on it right now), and downloading the Mouese and Keyboard Center Application from http://www.microsoft.com/hardware/en-us/d/sculpt-mobile-keyboard (as specified in the quick start guide) the installed Mouse and Keyboard Center will not recognize the keyboard at all, only the Microsoft Sculpt Mobile mouse I use in parallel.
Removing the Mouse and Keyboard Center, restarting the PC, and re-downloading and re-installing does not help.
Please advice on how to get Mouse & Keyboard Center to work ... or an alternative on how to customize the keyboard functions (like F1..F12 keys)
Please use the Hardware support website provided by Microsoft for hardware support: http://www.microsoft.com/hardware/en-us/support
There is also a telephone number for support of your keyboard @ http://www.microsoft.com/hardware/en-us/p/sculpt-mobile-keyboard#support
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I'm in the same boat. I'm on the phone right now with MS Level 2 Support, and they're not able to help. The en-us site is instructing to download the Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard Center 2.2.731:
...while the en-ca site lists no driver/software downloads for this model:
Right hand doesn't know what the left hand is doing.
- Edited by Chris Breitzandwich Thursday, August 29, 2013 9:00 PM
*Sorry about my poor English.
I have the same problem.
I ran into this page when I was looking for the way to change the layout of Sculpt Mobile keyboard. I'd like to get back the old-fashioned function keys instead of Windows 8 shortcuts. I know the existence of Fn key, but I don't want to press it with "function keys (I might need to call them Windows 8 ...)" at the same time.
I hope Mouse & Keyboard Center can make it possible.
Is there anyone who can help me?
Thanks in advance.
I am also experiencing the problem limitation.
I need to use traditional function keys, F1... F12 instead of new Windows 8 shortcuts. As a software developers, we use these function keys very much.
How can I lock the function behavior. I also have an sculpt mobile keyboard.
.NET Software developer for industrial internet and automation system.