How to connect the mindwave mobile to mac

Excellent instructions on how to connect the Mindwave Mobile to a Mac laptop:

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Make sure you have this device in your hand.  Get one. 


And your laptop:

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First of all, installed the software from the DVD. I highly recommend to install Mindwave Mobile Tutorial. Here is a screenshot.

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Because with this app installed, you will be able to know whether your device has been connected or not. On the upper right corner, right now you have this:

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ThinkGear Connector should be included in that software, if nor Download ThinkGear Connector and install on your machine, now it should be on your menu bar and saying no connected applications:

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Now, make sure your headset has a fresh battery and is turned on.

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Hold the button on the on/pair side for more than 3s until the light turns to red, which means the device is ready to pair.

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Then on the Mac, go to system preference, click ‘Bluetooth” , make sure it is on and…

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