Also, now the delete key does not work along with the right shift key. Do you have to leave the extension on, or will the keyboard fix itself later? the Apple keyboard works again. On 19 Apr 2015 at 04:14, Richard said: SUPER INFO! Source
Thanks so much for posting that solution. I tried it on another computer and it worked fine. If that were a problem, it could certainly cause one or more keys to be non-functioning.
As simple as that. Any suggestions? I was so happy… but soon again the problem came back. Apple Keyboard Keys Not Working After Cleaning None of these keys shows up in Keyboard Viewer when pressed.
Adding the white extension cable fixed it. Mac Keyboard Keys Not Working Tried everything else on the net. On 24 Jan 2016 at 14:46, Fallon said: It worked!!! If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post).
You´re a life saver 🙂 On 23 Aug 2015 at 23:53, Jeff Simon said: Keyboard went dead. Left Shift Key Doesn't Work Macbook Really frustrating! Easier than the "extension" trick, so if it happens to you, try this first. THANK YOU!!!
I was just getting ready for another run to the local Mac servikce - third time in one and a half years. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-80743-mac-keyboard-key-b-does-not-work Browse other questions tagged mac hardware or ask your own question. Left Shift Key Not Working Mac It is the only thing that worked, thanks a lot!!! Both Shift Keys Not Working Mac On 20 May 2016 at 16:09, Nimbus said: Is there an official recogition from Apple on this or will they sit it out like in most cases?
Does anyone have any ideas or solutions? http://seesbg.com/not-working/shift-key-not-working-windows-10.html I wonder if the USB plug from the keyboard and the socket on the computer get worn and the unused plugs on the extension make better contact. Had been struggling with this for over a year and was convinced that it was a software issue. Kinda sounds like "Mouse Keys" might be turned on, but I think you'd have more keys not responding properly. Disable Shift Key Macbook
Thank you so much. That should solve your problem. It acts like it is doing some sort of modifier, because sometimes the EDIT menu flashes at the top when you hit it. have a peek here For the time being I am good with using remapping on Karabiner.
It worked!! Keyboard Character Viewer thank you! share|improve this answer answered Jul 2 '15 at 9:34 Graham Miln 17.4k34265 If only I were any where near an apple store!
Probably around $250US out the door. On 14 Dec 2015 at 18:46, Jack Matthews said: This worked and I have not found another reason or exploit that could fix it. When the keyboard fails again, I connect the extension to another port and that's it. Keyboard Viewer Mac On 16 Jun 2015 at 04:08, Vadim said: Thanks for this!
Look how many people are affected by this! (And this would be the tip of the iceberg!) On 05 Jun 2015 at 22:16, Eryn said: I have the extension and a It really surprises me that a "tech" would use tape to attach the connector. My replacement keyboard is only 12 months old and stopped working. Check This Out All rights reserved.
pplllzzz help.. Report birdyranks- Apr 3, 2010 07:40AM Thanks had problem for over a year it was the q key imac 20 in as you can see it now works, Thanks. If it works perfectly, you've got some kind of software issue, but I'd say that's an extremely remote possibility. Many thanks for sharing this.
My keyboard worked fine until I upgraded to Yosemite and began experiencing problems.