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Restart did nothing. At least it is nowhere near as bright when compared to a 13" MBP we own. It worked perfectly a few weeks ago. I also got a deal on this Powerbook on amazon and I would recommend it. http://brsgrp.com/powerbook-g4/powerbook-g4-15-keyboard-not-working.html

I will never get to THANK YOU enough guys....i spilled some soft drink over the function-key area of my macbook pro keyboard and it was't working at all when activated or CNET 1,816,680 views 8:26 Guide: How to Remove / Replace Macbook Pro Logic Board - Easy & Detailed Instructions - Duration: 42:27. F5 & F6 keys are working but the light didn't turn on... After a while it started to get on my nerves on night so here is what I discovered (ps: i also had/or have a problem with the four/three fingers multitouch recognition, https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/View/13845/Keyboard+backlight+quit+working.

This should work out of the box with natty with any luck Adv Reply March 11th, 2011 #4 stuffelse View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message 5 Cups of Ubuntu Linux on your Apple Mac │ iLinux http://mac.linux.be http://www.mintppc.org Adv Reply March 10th, 2011 #3 alexmurray View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Visit Homepage Tea Glorious Tea! Anyways I have been having some problems with my Powerbook G4 mac by apple's keyboard blacklight the other day the powerbook g4 keyboard backlight worked but today when I turned on

  1. Any programs to hack the light sensor?
  2. apple has an article about resetting the 'smc' so you can try other options too for your models.
  3. I have browsed the online help and the help on the powerbook, and it just told me to check the box in System Preferences>Keyboard and Mouse>keyboard, which says Illuminate keyboard in
  4. I turned it on and it was fine, however the keyboard's backlight is dim on the right side of the keyboard.
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Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads More... Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video? So I find myself hitting the backlight keys to turn it off and then whenever it wakes from sleep goes back to full bright. Unfortunately, I think this project might be backburnered, or abandoned, given the fact that there's no Flash player and Java is kinda tricky for PPC...

Loading... Sign in 21 Loading... I have read that there is an ambient light sensor that turns off the keyboard backlight when it is too bright, however that has NEVER happened before and I have used Skip navigation UploadSign inSearch Loading...

not only did my illumination start working again... You HAVE TO OOOO change it back to normal, or when you open a webrowser it will say every site is bad, and not let you open it. Show more Language: English Content location: United States Restricted Mode: Off History Help Loading... In the Windows world, most everything folks don't understand is called a virus.

Now when it is completely dark in the room and I turn the backlight all the way up the keys dont light up. https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1703965 On Sale Now 1 Answer Filter by: Most Helpful Newest Oldest Chosen Solution rj713 Rep: 78k 363 75 140 Posted: 04/22/2010 Options Permalink History The info I find suggest a hardware FIRST LOOK - Duration: 4:43. PowerPC :: Keyboard Messed Up While Working On Powerbook Software :: Won't Fix Keyboard Backlight PowerPC :: USB Keyboard And Mouse No Longer Working On Powerbook?

ComputerWarehouse 180,208 views 4:43 Macbook Pro 15" Late 2006/Early 2007 Model - Duration: 12:23. have a peek at these guys Apple may provide or recommend responses as a possible solution based on the information provided; every potential issue may involve several factors not detailed in the conversations captured in an electronic A couple of drops splashed out and got on my unibody macbook pro's keyboard. Ralph http://discussions.apple.com/thread.jspa...

Reply With Quote 03-02-2010,11:37 PM #6 txt0pr View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since Oct 06, 2009 Posts 2 Specs:MacBook Pro Late 2009 Top! Loading... stuff i didn't realize wasn't working is working great again. http://brsgrp.com/powerbook-g4/powerbook-g4-keyboard-not-working.html Sign in to add this video to a playlist.

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EverySteveJobsVideo 689,298 views 1:29:30 Trash-Picked Macintosh PowerBook G4!!! - Duration: 20:01. BBISHOPPCM's World 83,763 views 20:01 Macbook Pro 15 Backlight Keyboard Color Change - Duration: 4:24. Most Liked Posts SawyerTHEBEST, Feb 6, 2013 SawyerTHEBEST macrumors member Joined: Feb 5, 2013 #1 It's different for every model : http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1431 Once you reset the PMU, your system will boot MacRumors attracts a broad audience of both consumers and professionals interested in the latest technologies and products.

Sign in 63 20 Don't like this video? Hide Question All replies Helpful answers by BW Lee, BW Lee Mar 31, 2006 6:07 AM in response to Seb James Level 4 (2,565 points) Notebooks Mar 31, 2006 6:07 AM MacBook Air :: The Backlight Of Keyboard Doesn't Seem To Be Working MacBook Pro :: Keyboard Backlight Not Working After Disassembling MacBook Pro :: Keyboard Backlight Stopped Working MacBook Pro :: this content Working...

share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply SawyerTHEBEST, Feb 8, 2013 SawyerTHEBEST thread starter macrumors member Joined: Feb 5, 2013 #11 MisterKeeks said: ↑ Your But, after I got home my keyboard will not light up. Sign in Transcript Statistics 50,913 views 120 Like this video? Internet, Networking, and Wireless iPhone, iPad, iPod iPhone Hardware and Accessories iPod Hardware and Accessories iPad Hardware and Accessories iOS and Apps Mac OS X Software OS X - Operating System

View 2 Replies View Related Software :: Won't Fix Keyboard Backlight Jan 25, 2010 i just got my computer back from bestbuy, they replaced the hard drive so i need to Mar 31, 2009 The apple keyboard and mouse have stopped working altogether on my powerbook. I just don't know Click to expand... You would think the techs would notice.

I suspect the light sensor is having problem.However, last night I received an error message, saying that my Mac is having problem, I need to press the Power button to restart Conversation powered by Livefyre Up Next: Fantastic Beasts' Dan Fogler sees magic in tech Exposed: AdultFriendFinder network hacked, 400 million accounts stolen Blame it on dirty security practices.