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This happened to me as well, and I just realized that the problem might be because I swapped the hdd drive with other macbook and the when I installed osx the hdd it was in a different macbook, so probably after a reinstall would work.


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The MacBook Retina models have a combined Airport/BT card. Before actually spending any money on parts I would suggest deleting the BT preference file, then perform an SMC reset. The file to delete is com.apple.bluetooth.xxxxx.plist (xxxxx = a string of charcters unique to your machine) and will be in /Library/Preferences/ByHost/ in your Home folder. If ...


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Your bluetooth controller is probably kaput. If your MBP is under AppleCare (hopefully still since it's a 2014), this should be covered under warranty. I would take to the local Apple Store for service If not, go to your local electronics retailer (Walmart will work here), get a usb bluetooth dongle, install and see if devices can connect. If they can, ...


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I just repaired my MacBook Pro (the cursor would move erratically, or not at all, to touchpad input.) I removed the back of the computer, removed the battery, removed the touchpad and cleaned the edges of it, and the edges of the opening it came out of, with a toothbrush sprayed with WD-40. The small gap between the touchpad and computer body collects crud ...


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Apples has not released an option to change parameters of the Force Click feature quite yet. It's Apple after all, when they feel it's ready they will add the granularity you are seeking. These are the options currently available to according to Apple's published documentation: These are the Force Click options available at this time. Rename any label ...


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Holding with your thumb and dragging kills the thumb after a while. You can enable double tap to select (versus clicking) and drag in preferences> accessibility under the mouse area in Yosemite. Then just tap lightly twice and drag with your finger. You might need to have tap to click enabled under the trackpad settings. That's the best way to do it if ...


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I suspect the blurring of text is caused by a low-memory proxy being used to ensure high FPS during scrolling, especially on Retina machines, probably when using integrated Intel graphics. Therefore I would suggest doing the following steps in the below sequence, in order to maximize available RAM and VRAM: close all windows in all apps quit all apps ...


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I couldn't find a way to disable it either, but if you click on the shortcut key combination, you can change it to something you'll never press. (I used shift-control-option-command-space)


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Oh, I found it. I've started to stop every single non system process and after killing "BetterSnapTool" utility multitouch normalized.


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So the gel containing battery acid has leaked out and dried up. You need to make it muddy again to be able to remove it, since dry removal is not possible. There are multiple methods to do that described here. (Vinegar, Lemon juice, and others). Example: Mix water and baking soda into a thick paste. Start with about a teaspoon of baking soda and add ...


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Do you want the trackpad off to the right of the keys or in front of the keys? I've seen them both ways and you might have to settle for a keyboard that's designated as a Windows keyboard however they typically work on a Mac as well. I sometimes use my Dell full-sized keyboard on my MBP and it works without any issues. To answer your follow up question, no ...


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You can buy a wired Mac full size keyboard and a Magic Trackpad. Both are manufactured by Apple. Check Apple Store.



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