The only way to check is to unpair the keyboard with your machine, pair it with another, test, and if it works, unpair and pair again. Tags Computers Related Stories 10 hidden MacOS Sierra features you need to know Apple MacBook Pro sales already set to surpass 2015 MacBook How to buy a new PC for your What can I do to fix it? You rock! http://vicnot.net/magic-mouse/mac-computer-mouse-not-working.html
I don't see why this would work, perhaps it was just removing the battery cap once more which did it, but that's what happened. Reply likefun butnot August 31, 2015 at 1:20 pm Strange layouts and missing keys for no good reason are extremely problematic for people who can actually type. Your Apple mouse should now be working again. Reply ↓ Alexis 16th March, 2014 at 10:59 pm Hello- I just turned my iMac back on after not using it for months and it looks like my keyboard and trackpad http://davemeehan.com/technology/how-to-reset-an-apple-wireless-bluetooth-keyboard-mouse-or-trackpad
I installed the "Mobee" charging bar and was prepared to return it after reading here about recharging batteries issues but seems to work fine now. If the keyboard is not popping up it suggests something is connected, but maybe not wht you think. Comments Trending Stories 148 best iPhone games | Best iPad games | Best iOS games iPad Pro 2 release date rumours UK | iPad Pro 2 new features, specs, price New IT WAS ACTUALLY PAIRED… /()($·/=)Q=()$(Q·!!!!!
I want to delete the Keyboard(1) from the macbook pro, but how can I when It's not listed as a device in the BT preferences. Ruled it out as hardware issue/fried chipset and gave up. When I try to remove the device, it gets removed but when I enter discovery mode again, it doesn't give me the option to pair it, but only to reconnect to Usb Mouse Not Working Mac Update it?
Holding the power button down to pair is finally the thing that has worked. Magic Mouse Not Working Make sure your keyboard is on It isn’t always easy to tell if an Apple Bluetooth keyboard is powered on. They're quick and QUIET versus most of the generic PC keyboards we've been forced to use for decades.
Reply ↓ Dave Post author8th April, 2014 at 4:32 pm The power button trick only works for those devices that have a contact power button.
Thank you for helping me!! Magic Mouse 2 Not Discoverable Have a fix? then power it one. Bit of a fag though and I bet my neighbour is getting fed up with me.
Reply abbie August 15, 2016 at 1:42 pm Hi, my wireless keyboard is connected but when I go to 'set up bluetooth keyboard...' my keyboard can't be found. great post to read Dave in Canada Reply ↓ Nine 16th January, 2016 at 9:02 pm My apple keyboard wasn't working and because of your suggestions it is now working. Magic Mouse 2 Not Working Any ideas? Magic Mouse Won't Connect Ruled it out as hardware issue/fried chipset and gave up.
I bought my imac just 3weeks ago . check over here Can you even reset an Apple keyboard? pense que ya no servia mi teclado 🙁 pero tu me has ayudado a solucionarlo. 🙂 Reply ↓ Eric 21st September, 2013 at 5:42 pm Well done!!! Pretty much, I'm having trouble pairing my keyboard with my mac. Magic Mouse 2 Not Connecting
No one could help me. Make sure mouse keys and slow keys are turned off Go to System Preferences > Accessibility and select Mouse & Trackpad from the menu on the left. The latest in IT services? http://vicnot.net/magic-mouse/mac-pro-wireless-mouse-not-working.html Truly disappointed in Apple.
You could try deleting Bluetooth Preferences. Apple Wireless Keyboard Not Connecting Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Apple Wireless Mouse and Keyboard not Connecting? Are you sure there are no other Apple devices (or non-Apple for that matter) in the vicinity that it might ever have been paired with?
If your Mac mouse has power (indicated by the light) but isn't connecting properly you may need to check the Bluetooth connection. I'd tried everything else (PRAM resets, removing my Bluetooth.plist files etc). Does the pairing still appear in the OS X Bluetooth preferences, but its just not connecting? Reset Magic Mouse You can also adjust these options to custom hotkeys, to make access to them more consistent and convenient.
Greg Reply ↓ Joan 11th September, 2016 at 3:51 pm Thanks so much Dave. Any battery that is providing low voltage or irregular current will result in all sorts of weird behaviour. That isn't a function of the keyboard though, its a function of OS X. http://vicnot.net/magic-mouse/mac-os-x-wireless-mouse-not-working.html The Mac then records the fact that a device with a particular hardware ID is paired so that it doesn't need to ask again.
The indicator light should start blinking. I saw this on Macworld UK and thought you should see it too. What if this doesn't work for you? If it is not there, open System Preferences > Bluetooth and enable the option ‘Show Bluetooth in Menu Bar'.
Thank you Reply ↓ Heinz 12th May, 2013 at 10:53 am Thank you so much, Dave. Dave, maybe you have a link? Reply ↓ Travis 13th February, 2014 at 2:28 pm Un Freaking Believable!! Another option: Press Command+Shift+A and that will open Applications on the offending Mac.