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fn+▲ and fn+▼ are Universal page up/down on OSX with abridged keyboards. fn+◀ and fn+▶ are home and end respectively.


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Had the same issue myself using wired Apple keyboard (model A1243)on a late 2013 MacBook Pro Retina and running Yosemite 10.10.2. Tried all resets above and power offer etc disconnecting all accessories,all to no avail. Then tried a method from another site forum which suggested plugging a USB stick into one of the keyboard USB sockets. Worked a treat.The ...


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The F4 key was assigned to launching the Widgets screen on Leopard/Snow Leopard era keyboards, it has since been assigned to Launchpad. As it's the fifth key along your customer could possibly be confusing it for F5...


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Was always F4, as far as I can recall. My 08 keyboard has it printed on the key itself - same layout as this picture Prior to the introduction of the aluminium keyboard in 2007, there were no icons printed on the keys, so it would be hard to say for certain - but as Snow Leopard was 2009, it would be unlikely it would be anywhere other than where the ...


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When you log-in, after bootcamp.exe start, you will hear a sound like bing and then the keyboard lights will turn on. Sometimes, Windows is updated and maybe make the lights doesn't work. If you don't see the lights, go to Task Manager, and look up bootcamp.exe. In case it's own CPU field > 0%, a sign is easily found by right click on Bootcamp icon on ...


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Karabiner This will do exactly what you're looking for, I think this is the setting you're looking for too.


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The fact that the keyboard works at the boot screen before user level code runs is curious. I wonder if one of the kernel extensions or control panels that customize that keyboard are causing issues. As I don't have that hardware, it's hard to poke and see what files might be causing the issue. You can try several things to corner this: Make a new user ...


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You can enable keyboard control in Preferences With this, You can switch between buttons with ⇥ TAB and select it with Space. Active button will have blue border. NOTE: default buttons (all blue) are still clickable with ⏎ RETURN.


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This is a feature of vim, although IIRC it wouldn't be enabled by default. backspace is a setting in vim, and you can set three different parameters: indent, eol, and start If you run :help backspace, it will tell you: Influences the working of `<BS>`, `<Del>`, `CTRL-W` and `CTRL-U` in Insert mode. This is a list of items, separated by ...


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You can use Better Touch Tool to move window to different space (even move to secondary monitor). However this does not work on fullscreen windows. Here's sample setting:


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From http://support.apple.com/kb/PH18757?viewlocale=en_US : Move an app window from one space to another Place the pointer over the window’s title bar. Hold down the trackpad or mouse button, then press the Control key and the Right or Left arrow key.


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It does sound like you need a new keyboard, but if you want to buy just the keys, you can buy macbook pro retina keys below. its worth a shot before you spend $600+ http://www.replacementlaptopkeys.com/15-apple-macbook-pro-retina-display-laptop-keys-replacement/


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Pending your specific model the following might wary. The MacBook Pro 15" Retina Display Early 2013 packs the battery, keyboard, trackpad, and upper case into one assembly. If any of these components fail, the entire assembly must be replaced.


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It has neither purpose nor name in OS X. Maybe Karabiner could do it, if you can figure out what key code it sends - try Key Codes to see if it generates anything usable.


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Just adding this based on fartheraway's answer (because he mentions how to get the Today tab to open). Here's how to get it to open on the Notifications tab: tell application "System Events" to tell process "SystemUIServer" click menu bar item "Notification Center" of menu bar 2 end tell tell application "System Events" tell process "Notification ...


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The only way I know short of scrolling with the mouse is, after having pressed Command-L, you can press the following key sequence to get to All Artists: Tab, Tab, A, ↑, ↑ This assumes you have an artist's name starting with the letter A. If not, then substitute A with the first character of the artist's name that's directly under Compilations in the ...


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It sounds like your machine is not recognizing the "keyboard type" correctly, thinking you have a JIS (or ISO) type instead of ANSI. See this article for some suggestions on fixing it: http://m10lmac.blogspot.com/2009/12/fixing-keyboard-type-problems.html


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Go to System Preferences > Keyboard > Input Sources tab and click the "+" key to add the US Keyboard:


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This is not a solution to a hot-key but I will share what I use for this task. Funter app


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On my Macbook Pro with external keyboard and PHPStorm workd CTRL+ALT+P. But, before try this shortcut, you need remove from phpstorm internal shortcuts.


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Here is what I would do, since I do not know a way to integrate the some of the character viewer symbols in to a font. Your input method is your keyboard. Your Font is a choice of a font as main language alphanumeric) for lets say Latin) and sub version (Italic, Bold ect) as stile of the font. As you are writing in main language (let say English) you need ...


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The problem you mention has existed since OS X 10.7 was released nearly 4 years ago, so it has been discussed a lot in various places. I think the best fix is probably to use the 3rd party alternative palette, Ultra Character Map. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ultra-character-map/id520265986?mt=12 However if I remember right it cannot handle glyphs with ...


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My iPad 4, running iOS 8.1.3 flashes each keystroke by inverting the keycap background colour from white to grey. This behaviour doesn't change as I toggle: Settings --> General --> Accessibility --> Increase Contrast --> Reduce Transparency on and off. So you might have some corruption in your iOS instance. I recommend backing up and restoring.


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Simple Hack: Plug in a pair of headphones, then unplug them. This will allow you to control the volume again.


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Command+Tab doesn't work because the game is running in Full Screen. In most games you can enable Window Mode within the game's Preferences and / or switch between Window Mode and Full Screen with a shortcut. As for my experience, doing Command+M tends to do the trick.


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I'm not sure if I got you write. I have the problem, that I want some characters on specific keys on my keyboard. I use Spark to redefine this, this works for Terminal and GUI. http://www.macupdate.com/app/mac/14352/spark I also tried to redefine key under MAC, but this seems to be not so easy. So if you do not want to run an extra program, I cannot ...


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I don't have access to my Mac right now, but on my Linux machine I'm set up to use zsh as my default shell. It looks like you can do this on Mac too. Once you're in zsh, you can easily use Vim keybindings. (I guess it may also work in Bash?) With Vim bindings active, you can press ESC to go to Command Mode, then use any normal Vim keys including R to ...


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So, the way I see it, text navigation on OS X works (and is expected to work) like this: Navigate per line (or document, i.e. huge chunks of data): cmd+arrow keys : moves by lines (left/right for lines, up/down for pages). Hold shift to select Navigate per word (i.e. small chunks of data): alt+arrow keys : moves by word (left/right). Hold shift to ...


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Mac doesn't use the cursor position if you have a multiple text selection, it considers the cursor is at 'all selected text'. You can see this demonstrated if you use Cmd ⌘ Shift ⇧ ← instead of → Adding to the selection with Shift ⇧ includes the previous selection. Not a fix, but a workaround might be → which would move the cursor to the end ...


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I had decimal tabs bult into a text block and when using the Tab key, it pushed lines from the far left. Holding the OPTION key don while tabbing makes it work correctly....Bizarre behavior


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http://www.wikihow.com/Clean-a-Keyboard-in-a-Dishwasher this i have heard from numerous websites, though if you have a very expensive keyboard like mine with built in macro software and other numerous features or a touch pad etc i wouldn't be to quick to slap it in the dish washer on a cool run. when my keyboard kets dirty i usually turn it upside down ...


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If you are using Apple's Bangla keyboard, you can type English by holding down the Option/alt key. If you are using Bangla Qwerty, you can do this by pressing the Caps Lock key.


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You might have a wrong keyboard layout set up on your system, i.e. Dvorak keyboard layout. If you switch to the proper layout you might fix the problem. Go to System Preferences -> Keyboard -> Input Sources. Then click on "+" and add the keyboard layout of your preference. Note: Dvorak users should know that there are a few types of the keyboard: Dvorak, ...


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I had this problem twice within this week, first time it happened. I checked the settings but did not have any other audio device connected. Tried putting my computer to sleep and waking it again, tried quitting the sound applications and started it again, all didn't work. What worked was I adjusted the volume in the settings by dragging the volume bar ...


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You can probably get what you want by creating a Windows layout with the Apple mapping. The tool for making such things is at http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/goglobal/bb964665.aspx


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It is very rare or almost impossible for the antenna (which is just a passive hardware part) to go bad. Something else is happening with your BT, but that is another story, and it can not be answered without at least having your Console log. As for using USB BT, it is absolutely possible to do that. Normally just plugging in the USB will activate its BT ...


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If you're using Office 2011 on a recent OS X system, then its relatively easy to get a host of characters available. Go to System Preferences > Keyboard > Keyboard tab and check Show Keyboard and Character Viewers in menu bar. This will put a little icon, usually next to the Date/Time, in the menu bar. From the new Menu Bar icon, choose Show Character ...


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For Latvian keyboard layout on my mac the combination is Shift+Opt+Q.


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For compressing i found simple solution. I'm using OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 and It's worked for me. Open system preferences and follow the screenshots: --> Step1: --> Step2: --> Step3: --> Step4(It's Done): That's It. I know it's been long time since you asked the Question but i'm posting the answers for those who are still looking for solution.


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On the Euro symbol's own official home page, there's a table of keyboard shortcuts for all known national keyboards: http://www.eurosymbol.eu/mac-keyboard keyboard layout keystroke combinations Austrian Option-Shift-D Belgian Option-$ British Option-2 Catalan Option-U Dutch Option-2 Finnish Shift-4 French ...


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I did the following and the problem went away - non rotating keyboard problem went away Reset keyboard Reset Home screen layout Deselected split keyboard option Power cycled Problem went away (but only after doing all steps above). Note - I had power cycled many times before this and the problem did not go away. I wish I had done each separately but ...


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The following works from the terminal. osascript -e "tell applications \"System Events\"" -e "key code 100" -e "end tell" Alternatively I believe this should work. tell application "System Events" key code 101 end tell Googling mac osx system events key code should bring up several options.


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Do you mean open the applescript from keyboard shortcut? if so, then follow this to convert the applescript into an app, then create a Service using Automator. AppleScript to App Open Apps from keyboard shortcut Hope this helps.


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The Finnish language is not like others and the spell checking is more complicated than just .aff/.dic files. As Tom wrote, the solution is to use Voikko project's VoikkoSpellService (osxspell) which creates system wide spell checker for Finnish. It works also on OS X Yosemite but the /Library folder is hidden and you have to make the Services folder if it ...


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Download Voikko spell for 10.8-9 from http://verteksi.net/lab/osxspell/ and put it in System/Library/Services (not Library/Services or Home/Library/Services) Go to Edit > Spelling and Grammar > Show Spelling and Grammar and set the dictionary to Suomi (not Automatic). Also in Edit > Spelling and Grammar, check the items for checking and correcting ...


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added as answer to provide picture… Do you have "All controls" selected in System Prefs > Keyboard > Keyboard ? ahhh… I see what you mean. Enter will highlight 'Install App' but before that there is no indication of where you are.


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I'm the kind of person who loves numberpads, but after transitioning to Macbook pro, there's a thing. You see, we all know that Macbooks are made simplistic and adaptable, but it's also similar to Windows keyboard in a way. Do you ever use a Ctrl+1 from a numberpad? no. You use it on the number row. You might've saw my mistake here. Normally there is no ...


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I find mouse/trackpad-clicking the triangle while holding the Alt/Option or Command key works too.


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Yes, if it's just a normal keyboard input device, which it should be. I have one which doesn't say it's specifically for OS X, but works fine—it's just a keyboard.


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You can easily map to Fn keys with Karabiner by using a KeytoKey map. For example, on my Microsoft Sculpt, I wanted the F12 key to show my desktop. The default Mac command for this is F11, but I'd previously mapped F11 to something else. Luckily, Karabiner maps map to original assignments, not other customizations, so I simply used: ...



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