I have two bluetooth keyboards, one for each. That's what I first thought. This was the only method that worked. Many thanks. check over here
Cancel Add your answer VesK will be eternally grateful. It didn't work for me then. Working... I was at the point of smashing the whole lot into the trash, but this has saved me. http://davemeehan.com/technology/how-to-reset-an-apple-wireless-bluetooth-keyboard-mouse-or-trackpad
Nothing was working, tried new batteries, found the power button on the keyboard, etc. Now the batteries are in direct contact with the spring and the keyboard works just fine. Reply ↓ Peter 23rd September, 2013 at 7:52 pm After an hour of searching all the official apple articles - this is the one that worked!
Reply ↓ Oscar Barrera 18th September, 2013 at 6:03 pm tnx, gracias amigo.. Not this time though! In your instance, you need to tell OS X to forget the Bluetooth device so it won't auto connect to it. Apple Wireless Keyboard Not Connecting Many, many thanks again.
It would be very difficult, at best, to allow it to connect and then go to each computer to see if it is the offending one. Apple Wireless Keyboard Keys Not Working Tried various times to reboot the computer to fix problem but nothing worked. Follow this checklist to troubleshoot your Mac keyboard and get it working again. https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204540 I spent a fair amount of time trying to resolve this problem for myself, digging through plenty of irrelevant articles before I found what I was looking for.
Have you unpaired the keyboard with any previously paired Mac, iPhone or iPad? Apple Usb Keyboard Not Working Not really very technical so figured I would get rid of all accessories and distractions (near by cell phone, etc). Reply ↓ Cathy 31st July, 2013 at 8:43 pm My husband and I tried everything we could think of, even things I read in the "iMac for Dummies" (I'm not very Clear and simple procedure to fix a problem that Apple seems to have forgotten about… Thank you, Dave.
I'm hoping/thinking that if your trick works for keyboard, then it might make the mouse ‘come alive' again too.
Follow the instructions here to disable Mouse Keys. Apple Wireless Keyboard Not Working Thank you. Apple Wired Keyboard Not Working I've been trying EVERYTHING for the past 1/2 hour and was just about ready to slam my keyboard against the wall.
There is no "set up bluetooth device" selection, just a list of currently or previously connected devices. http://da4design.com/keyboard-not/apple-wireless-keyboard-not-working-bootcamp.php Of course, compared to mechanical keyboards, they are much quieter. Thanks once again Reply ↓ M ALix 14th December, 2013 at 7:23 pm THANK YOU!! Preview my answer Post my answer View Statistics: Past 24 Hours: 46 Past 7 Days: 283 Past 30 Days: 1,472 All Time: 36,705 22,556 Free Manuals 89,310 Solutions 6,837 Devices iFixit Mac Laptop Keyboard Not Working
NB: This trick works especially on the original Bluetooth Wireless keyboards, mice and trackpads. Return is blue but i can´t press it. Enjoy your helpful advice. this content This worked.
Submit Cancel One Moment Please Thanks for your feedback. 6% of people found this helpful. Reset Apple Wireless Keyboard Thank you! I've had to reboot my Imac every time this happens.
Try creating another normal user account temporarily, and see what behaviour you get there. Thank you so much for posting! Check the System Report From the Apple Menu (top left of the screen), click About This Mac. Imac Keyboard Not Working It just eventually gives me the dreaded warning exclamation mark inside a triangle telling me that it could not pair.
Fixed my problem with Apple bluetooth keyboard not pairing after updating to El Capitan. Reply ↓ Bruno 30th November, 2013 at 3:32 pm Thanks, I was angry but now it works ! I find Dell and Lenovo (not ThinkPad) keyboards to be far more silent. have a peek at these guys The power button is a switch and thus you cannot hold it down Reply ↓ Tony 14th June, 2014 at 4:42 pm I have not been able to get my apple
If you have a keyboard that connects via a USB cable, unplug the keyboard from the Mac and re-insert it. My situation is different. October 18 by sofiapenelopebrown yep. What have you got to lose?