Additionally, for F-key functionality, ensure the F-key behavior is set according to your preferences in the "Keyboard & Mouse" system preferences. For keys that stick after sugary liquid has spilled, you should be able to pry them up by inserting a fingernail under the top edge of the key and gently prying Results 1 to 9 of 9 Thread: Macbook Pro keyboard (certain keys) not working Tweet Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… 04-22-2010,06:11 PM #1 jmosier View Profile View If this fixes the problem then log back into your account and open System Preferences > Bluetooth. http://zenlinux.org/not-working/macbook-keyboard-keys-not-working.html
Sign in to report inappropriate content. Really made my day! That should solve your problem. Report immadothisnw- Jun 1, 2010 11:01AM I can't type Us normally. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/3786218?tstart=0
Everything else worked fine. I suppose I was supposed to say "This Apple policy was less than optimal for me".[offtopic 2]"Hav'ng" - really?That has to be the worst contraction I have seen for a long Aug 24, 2012 11:20 PM Helpful (1) Reply options Link to this post by noondaywitch, noondaywitch Aug 25, 2012 10:53 AM in response to TimTip Level 6 (8,147 points) Aug 25, Macbook Keyboard Not Responding A lot of people recommend completely taking apart the Macbook (eek!) and blow drying everything.
Reply ↓ Sara Thornton Post authorApril 27, 2016 at 3:15 pm Thanks for your feedback Laurie! Macbook Pro Keyboard Not Working Fix Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website 140 thoughts on “MacBook Pro Keys Suddenly Stopped Working (Y, U, I and O)” Aaronp2k December 1, 2014 at 3:27 pm If not, maybe try the suggestions here https://discussions.apple.com/thread/5887096 and here https://discussions.apple.com/thread/3127917.
OK so I don't want 'My' User account to be automatic so how can I make this work.
just wonder what had turned that checkbox on. Apple Keyboard Keys Not Working After Cleaning Yes No Voted Undo Score 1 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? Now choose System Preferences > Keyboard > Set Up Bluetooth Keyboard. It happened this morning for probably 5 minutes and just again when i got home from work, again they were only "broken" for about 5 minutes or so.
Since I almost always used my Apple Bluetooth keyboard ANYWAY, I probably won't ever bother fixing it. http://www.webholism.com/blog/sara/macbook-pro-keys-suddenly-stopped-working/ I'm floored. Some Keys Not Working On Macbook Pro Reply With Quote 04-25-2010,03:56 PM #5 jmosier View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since Feb 02, 2008 Location Akron, Ohio Posts 16 Specs:MBP 15" - 2.0ghz - 2gb - 250gb - Macbook Keys Not Working After Spill Uncheck "Speak selected text".
I did nothing to solve the problem & magically the keys A through L began to work again. Check This Out The next day I put everything back together and tried the keys again and they still didn't work. Cancel Doc Brown Rep: 1 Posted: 09/01/2015 Options Permalink History I need help my keyboard has the same issue except my keys work. Powered by vBulletinCopyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. Macbook Pro Keyboard Not Working Properly
I already had 2 nationalities in preferences input sources: simply deleting the one I didn't need fixed things instantly. I wanted to fix it myself but they told me that they weren't permitted to sell the parts to me. Reply ↓ Deepesh August 3, 2015 at 11:21 am One of the rare remedies that was uncomplicated and actually worked! http://zenlinux.org/not-working/command-s-not-working-on-macbook-air.html They did for me the first time, when the machine was already three years old.[off topic 1]I had to giggle when I saw that someone had censored the final word from
BUT it is do-able! Macbook Pro Keyboard And Trackpad Not Working What recommendations do you have? Hide Question All replies Helpful answers Page 1 Next by TimTip, TimTip Mar 7, 2012 8:31 PM in response to TimTip Level 1 (0 points) Mar 7, 2012 8:31 PM in
Report John- Aug 5, 2010 11:20PM Thank you for the help. Off to the nearest Apple authorised repairer, I'm afraid. All lower keys worked and number keys Reply ↓ Sara Thornton Post authorOctober 13, 2016 at 8:37 am Hi Curtis, Thanks for your post. Macbook Pro Keyboard Not Working After Sleep Followed your work around and It's fixed!
Most of the function based keys around the outside work but not the inner keys and not capslock and return. The whole thing died and I thought that was the end of my laptop. Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video? have a peek here These should be available through Software Update, or specific updates for your computer can be found here: http://www.apple.com/downloads/macosx/apple/firmware_hardware/Resourcesrikardo BurciagaarticleWindows XPWindows Vista (32-bit)articlehttp://www.apple.com/downl...More from Late-Breakers Tags Computers Related Stories 10 hidden MacOS
Best of luck! Apple has released firmware updates for laptops and specifically for Apple's aluminum keyboards, and these updates should be installed if you are experiencing problems with your keyboards. Reply ↓ Sara Thornton Post authorJune 13, 2016 at 11:23 am Thanks for your feedback aj. Reply ↓ Sara Thornton Post authorSeptember 20, 2016 at 3:19 pm Glad we could help Miriam!
Sally in Australia. Reply ↓ Rushil September 24, 2015 at 2:28 am Oh my god. Reply ↓ Sara Thornton Post authorMay 25, 2016 at 5:07 pm Always a lovely start to the day to be referred to as awesome 🙂 Maybe check here for your keyboard It worked.
Also i have checked all the settings in System Preferences & all is well. I shut down my computer, took out the battery, and let it sit open and upside down (like a tent) for the remainder of the day. For example, space activates the =/+, the delete button raises the volume and was wondering if anyone knew how to fix this issue? If the above article fix didn't work for you, then maybe give the solutions here a try: https://discussions.apple.com/thread/5887096 https://discussions.apple.com/thread/3127917 If you're still having no luck, then it might be that your