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Your mouse or keyboard intermittently stops respondingFollow these steps if your mouse or keyboard sometimes stops responding temporarily. Reply ↓ Lisa 20th August, 2013 at 9:48 pm Wow! So it couldn’t be a problem with the batteries ... Well, Iv'e been reading forums for hours.

Thank you. Make sure your wireless mouse, keyboard, or trackpad is turned onThe Magic Mouse and Magic Mouse 2 have a slide switch on the bottom of the device. Reply GC July 20, 2016 at 12:07 pm My trackpad click function isn't working properly so it is difficult to highlight anything or to cut/paste or drag items anywhere. Troubleshooting Laptop Power Problems You're almost certainly going to have to troubleshoot your MacBook power supply at some point.

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Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded. As a result, you can either try removing one at a time and then seeing if the mouse starts behaving, or you can remove all of them at once, sort of Reply ↓ Martha 25th February, 2014 at 6:01 pm Thank you!

SB Reply ↓ Stefan 26th March, 2014 at 9:39 am Thanks for this; after losing 20 minutes of the morning to this problem again this trick actually worked and I'm now Battery life on alkalines is in the order of 6 months plus, so there really isn't any reason to use rechargeables. You have saved my sanity. Magic Mouse Won't Connect I was going crazy trying to fix my keyboard and thought I'd have to buy a new one.

This is just what I needed. Magic Mouse Not Working Somehow, Apple has embedded into the devices the names of the previous owners. At the time, it was a HUGE PAIN to set that up. Visit Website Reply ↓ Dirk 10th January, 2014 at 1:25 pm After trying all kind of stuff, this was the trick.

I had paired my Apple keyboard with Apple TV, and this process released it and allowed me to pair with other devices. Reset Magic Mouse Probably not either the keyboard or mouse if it affects both, so maybe the Mac's Bluetooth controller failing, which on most models can be replaced if necessary. You could try deleting Bluetooth Preferences. Reply ↓ Jason Job 30th May, 2014 at 10:30 pm Thank you!

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Reply ↓ Mike 2nd July, 2013 at 5:58 am Okay. No scrolling, no right clicking. Mac Trackpad Problems The keyboard doesn´t pair. Magic Mouse 2 Not Working Reply Geo Zapata August 18, 2016 at 3:17 am I have a Macbook Air (early 2015) and the trackpad and keyboard refuse to work under mac os.

Came across this post and thought I would just give it a whirl. Thank you so much for posting! The process is simply the reverse of the previously mentioned troubleshooting tip; just head to System Preferences > Accessibility > Mouse & Trackpad and tick the box next to Ignore built-in At last a solution! Magic Mouse 2 Not Connecting

Not sure what happened to the batteries as I'd been using the same ones for a while but who cares...... You need to check System Preferences > Keyboard > Input Sources are correct for your locale. Select Input Sources. If you don't consider that a reset, then fine, but for all intents and purposes, it is.

After several attempts, I tried to push the lens with a pencil eraser, now it works fine Reply Add new comment Your name Email The content of this field is kept Magic Mouse Not Scrolling Reply ↓ Dave Post author29th January, 2014 at 8:56 am You should verify with another keyboard to see if its a hardware problem with the existing keyboard. Obviously not good if it keeps happening, but likely to be a glitch in the configuration or local interference, which if you follow the tips you may be able to diagnose.

I was given a combination of keys to press while restarting and something with plugging and unplugging the power source…can't remember exactly what the combo was but it worked like a

Starting with how to access keyboard controls would be super helpful Reply Chris July 17, 2016 at 7:06 pm Plug in a wired mouse. Connected beautifully once I followed your clear instructions. 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 Magic Mouse 2 Not Discoverable This apple keyboard and mouse came with my 27″ imac and even picks up fine on my MacBook Air and iPhone.

Nice that Apple left this tip off their troubleshooting page 😛 Reply ↓ Antti 10th June, 2013 at 7:23 am Thank you! Reply Submitted by Patrick (not verified) on October 22, 2015 - 12:14am Permalink Wow! Reply ↓ Q 17th November, 2013 at 1:19 am Thank you! It's also possible a PRAM reset might help, so try that too.

Reply ↓ Jules 2nd October, 2013 at 9:28 am Fantastic !!! I deleted the keyboard(1) from the device list of the macbook pro. (also did this with the mac mini and it's keyboard(2)). Not even Apple mentions this in their TROUBLESHOOTING docs.. Reply ↓ Christopher Leonard 5th November, 2013 at 5:39 am THANK YOU - so infuriating for not to just work, but your little trick did it for me.