Graham conducts a complete disassembly of an Apple MacBook Pro Unibody A1278 in order to change the keyboard. Rejected episode name: Death by Double-Oh Phill...
First 101-style troubleshooting tip for an issue like this: Create another account on the machine & log into it, and test/contrast/compare. Does the issue go away ? Then it's a user-level settings file (plist).
In this case, possibly com.apple.systempreferences.plist
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Internally, the keyboard and trackpad have an equally premium feel. The keyboard almost identically mimics the MacBook's, begging even more comparison. The keys are spaced the same, laid out the same, and have much the same shape. The trackpad is
As already evidenced by the 11-inch MacBook Air, Apple has room to reduce the overall width of the system without compromising the size of the keyboard . A thin-bezel 12-inch model could be nearly as small as the 11-inch MacBook Air, but could still
This Chromebook has a decent display, a decent keyboard, good battery life and (for a change) doesn't try to look like a MacBook Air. Photo by Brad Moon. Using a Chromebook takes some getting used to, but once you use Google's Chrome OS, you quickly
<a href="http://www.apple.com/uk/" target="_blank">A light but powerful compromise</a> between the heavier-duty Macbook Pro, the new 13-inch Macbook Air has an incredible 12-hour battery, a new Intel Haswell chip and is just as light and portable as
Henge Horizontal Dock -- The folks at Henge sell a number of attractive MacBook docks, but we've never seen anything as complete as the upcoming Horizontal Dock. Insert your MacBook and, with the touch of a button If you despair of being able to
If you need to wake your Mac, you usually will simply go to it and tap the keyboard or click the mouse; however, there may be times when the Mac may be out of reach, such as if it's a server in a locked closet. Granted, as a server you might not want to ...
This iMac features a 2.7GHz Intel quad-core i5 processor, 8GB of RAM and 1TB hard drive along with NVIDIA GeForce GT 640M graphics card. Included is a Apple wireless keyboard, Magic Mouse and one year warranty on parts and labor from Apple.
including "Sad Mac" and the "bomb" icon for "total system failure." Most of them are obsolete, but Kare's icon for the Command key is still found on today's Apple keyboards. Here are some sketches from Kare's old notebook: This pair of scissors ...