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Sign in to report inappropriate content. kkkk let me be the boring generic forum lurker brb, Ok guys, I have been having some problems with my Apple Powerbook G4 1.67ghz 1gb ram 15 inch model it is Info:MacBook Air View 3 Replies View Related MacBook Pro :: Keyboard Backlight Not Working After Disassembling Apr 18, 2012 After a little spill of coke, my keyboard becomes sticky. meaning cover the two speakers up so its "dark" for the f8 button todo anything. his comment is here

keys are too close together for it to work Don't forget to use the new User Reputation System Reply With Quote 12-31-2005,02:19 AM #12 DigitalN. View 4 Replies View Related MacBook Pro :: Keyboard Backlight Not Working - OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.5) Dec 9, 2014 Well, after my keyboard backlight going out, and me looking Thank you guys Andres. MacBook Pro :: Unable To Turn On Keyboard Backlight MacBook Pro :: Unable To Work With Keyboard Backlight MacBook Pro :: Unable To Use / Keyboard Backlight Dead MacBook Pro ::

Good luck. Everything worked again minus the light. Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. Reply With Quote 12-30-2005,12:51 AM #4 menace3054 Guest or under system preferences, keyboard & mouse.

  1. MTI Photography 120,515 views 9:21 Has the MacBook Pro's 2nd Generation Ultra-thin Butterfly Switch Keyboard Improved? - Duration: 1:45.
  2. I tried the SMC reset, with no change.
  3. At least it is nowhere near as bright when compared to a 13" MBP we own.
  4. Is there anywhere I can find this file, or any reason why I'm missing this?
  5. I had to edit smilies out of your quotes because it would let me post because there were too many.
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It comes in either red or bright white, and it automatically turns on with the PowerBook and off when the PowerBook is turned off or sleeping. Welcome to Mac-Forums! If so you can enable keyboard brightness control via gnome-power-manager and upower by using my ppa. also make sure its enabled in the keyboard pref. 2.4ghz Unibody | Hitachi 320GB 7200 | 256MB 9600gt Reply With Quote 11-14-2007,03:12 AM #4 rukind2 View Profile View Forum Posts Member

Wouldn't be without it I cannot be held responsible for the things that come out of my mouth. 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... or who is facing the same problem with me?Thank you for your attention and wish I could have a answer as soon as possible. ^^Powerbook G4 1.67 GHz Mac OS All postings and use of the content on this site are subject to the Apple Support Communities Terms of Use.  Apple Support Communities More ways to shop: Visit an Apple

Can you please give a clear and concise description of what is happening. Please type your message and try again. Reply With Quote 12-30-2005,09:19 PM #7 trpnmonkey41 View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Member Since Jul 22, 2003 Location Hamilton College Posts 6,999 Specs:20" iMac C2D 2.16ghz, 13" MacBook 2.0ghz, Key F10 become useless.2) The "Setting of keyboard's backlight" still here, and effective Key F10, but there is no response of the light.Thanks for replying~ Mar 23, 2006 11:48 PM Helpful

MacRumors attracts a broad audience of both consumers and professionals interested in the latest technologies and products. Go Here Without it the light sensor was a real annoyance. I do also have the lights turned on in the preferences. Tom Mulhall "The backlit keyboard refused to work out of the box (with OS 10.3).

Stay logged in Please select a forum to jump to News and Article Discussion News Discussion Mac Blog Discussion this content not only did my illumination start working again... I quickly wiped it off and turned off the computer. is now offering an internal keyboard lighting system for PowerBook G4s.

Apr 11, 2010 I have tried a few thinsgs to try and get it to work including reseating the cables and that has not helped. Hope this helps and gets you happy because its not fun buying a 3.8k$ macbook pro, and start installing things because it doesnt work txt0pr : you are a god send. I know the keyboard hardware works, because it was functional in OSX before I wiped the drive. It's off and is now giving me this when I attempt to turn the light up and down.

View 3 Replies View Related MacBook Pro :: Won't Turn On Keyboard Backlight Dec 1, 2010 I have a Macbook Pro (Newest gen.) and sometimes the keyboard backlight wont turn on. Booted into single-user mode and ran /sbin/fsck -fy? Tweet Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… 12-29-2005,02:26 PM #1 xaznxeclipsex Guest Just bought 1.5ghz powerbook, how to turn on keyboard backlit?

I'm finding it really irritating.

When hardware options disappear from System Preferences, it often suggests that the software is doing its job. But then when I turned it on the other day, it did not work. Is there any setting to change or?Info:Mac Pro, iOS 5.1 View 4 Replies View Related Software :: Keyboard Backlight Sensor Not Working? You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed.

apple has an article about resetting the 'smc' so you can try other options too for your models. You would think the techs would notice. Hardware :: How To Turn Keyboard Backlight Off? Now, when I press the F5 or F6 key to brighten or dim the keyboard, the keyboard backlight does not respond.

Ubuntu Ubuntu Insights Planet Ubuntu Activity Page Please read before SSO login Advanced Search Forum The Ubuntu Forum Community Ubuntu Specialised Support Apple Hardware Users [PPC] Keyboard Backlight on Powerbook G4 I had to edit smilies out of your quotes because it would let me post because there were too many.Click to expand... Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video? View 1 Replies View Related MacBook Pro :: Keyboard Backlight Not Working?

Restart did nothing. I am including a link to a discussion of this problem and within the discussion is a link for resetting the PMU. iDB 4,615 views 1:45 Backlight your keyboard! - Duration: 8:21. THANK YOU ...!

It was PURRRRTTY confusin I tell you whut share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply MisterKeeks, Feb 8, 2013 MisterKeeks macrumors 68000 Joined: Nov Mar 22, 2006 11:59 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Michael Loomis, Michael Loomis Mar 23, 2006 9:12 PM in response to superimac Level 1 (0 points) Marc The Geek 837,236 views 16:59 Mackbook Pro A1286 15" No backlight repair - Duration: 15:34. SawyerTHEBEST said: ↑ So I restarted my Macintosh Powerbook G4 by Apple yes, then the backlight worked again.

The only difference is that I gave this to my sister to use and after a few days it died. (seems everything she gets that's electronic dies these days, meaning I We also boast an active community focused on purchasing decisions and technical aspects of the iPhone, iPod, iPad, and Mac platforms. So I find myself hitting the backlight keys to turn it off and then whenever it wakes from sleep goes back to full bright. 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!

share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply simsaladimbamba, Feb 7, 2013 simsaladimbamba Guest Joined: Nov 28, 2010 Location: located #3 MisterKeeks said: ↑ Huh?Click to So far everything's working great, but I can't get the backlighting working on the keyboard.