I just had this on a box-fresh macbook pro. On 02 May 2017 at 19:46, Justin said: For those that bought a second hand mac. I have been having these issues for weeks and Apple is not helping. With nothing to lose expect the will to live with this keyboard, it worked. Normally these are done with a combination keypress, even for single quotes.
Stranger than fiction… On 12 Dec 2015 at 19:56, Kerry Bretter said: After months of absolute frustration and many ugly words, I found your solution. Ubuntu seems to have a similar issue, but they've got a work-around going by resetting the default input. There are several lengthy threads on the Apple support site that run along the same lines. Note: The Mac keyboard does not allow you to press and hold letters because certain letters such as 'a' and 'e' trigger an accent menu to create characters such as 'à' or 'ē'. Continue removing device names in the Keyboards category until all device names have been uninstalled. Use a keyboard with the English layout.
Which helps the issue for about 12 hours until it starts back up again. If you are using a MacBook Air, MacBook or Pro remove the turn off if a BlueTooth mouse and try the Trackpad. But wanted to share this similar work-around, in case any geniuses can figure out why this is happening. On what appears to be random occasions, the keyboard stops working. Each time I plug something in or unplug something, it seems like there's a chance for the keyboard and trackpad to become either enabled or disabled. Its now been over a month and have had 0 issues.
Also, when I bought my computer in February I also purchase an Apple Mighty Mouse. Then, Start the Laptop as Usual. The most common reason for a non-working keyboard is an improper connection. This is a ridiculous problem — what is wrong with Apple to not address it!! Once the system has rebooted then reattached all peripherals. On 07 Sep 2015 at 18:27, peter denyer said: I have the opposite problem.
Losses all terminal history in each term window. If this part stops working, it could be for a variety of reasons. All i did to get my keyboard to work was press softly down with both hands on the keyboard the walla it works. If the files are not uploaded, make sure that the Upload changed files automatically to the default server on the page is set to Always and the Skip external changes checkbox is cleared. I have a MacBook Air and always have it powered up, whereas all I have to do is open the lid and everything is there.
Do you reboot after changing the configuration. To add a shortcut for an action that you use frequently or if you want to change an existing shortcut , select it and press Alt+Enter. Every now and again phpStorm will lose input from my keyboard. I think the problem is that the keyboard draws so little current that it won´t wake the port if you have the Apple keyboard with a usb hub. So I've chosen ibus as the least annoying solution. From the context menu of the new sync Macro that was just recorded, select Add keyboard shortcut and provide the desired shortcut.
If you invoke it again, it will include classes available through module dependencies. Install the updated driver from the manufacture's site, then re-install the keyboard software. You could have an issue with your mouse interfering with the keyboard. I was going crazy for days looking through the web for fixes. Just stick a usb memorystick in the keyboard and re-insert the cable.
The search for a keyboard via bluetooth pops up again after i restarted my laptop. Then it generously send an immensely long report to Apple — but not a word to me!! It was never a hardware issue. Ctrl+N Ctrl+Shift+N Ctrl+Shift+Alt+N Find and jump to the desired class, file, or symbol. I tried it on another computer and it worked fine. The job took 10 minutes to complete. I hope the issue can get resolved.
On 18 Mar 2015 at 02:00, Rhody said: Thanks so much — worked for me too, ended months of confusion over a sporadically malfunctioning keyboard! Unplug the power cord and wait 1 minute. It's not a change in repeat settings either. Finnaly i decided to order the trackpad ribbon cable, to me it was the only thing that made any sence since it wasnt a software issue, or a hardware issue. I am having this exact issue and am curious what to do. If they are the issue is the battery pressing on the top case from below. In Chrome, input in the page fails but I can input in the address bar ok.