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For anyone who believes that, I've got a bridge to sell you. Haha, thanks a lot! 94 MacBook User Aug 24, 2009 at 10:30 am This solution worked like a charm for about a month on my Santa Rosa MBP. So frustrating! Peter share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply iThinkergoiMac, May 26, 2010 iThinkergoiMac macrumors 68030 Joined: Jan 20, 2010 Location: Terra #18 Sawtooth811 said:

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 So I tried your post-it trick and it seems to have solved the problem. If that's still the problem, your MBP should wake from sleep. Click to expand... click to read more

The trackpad was located at 0x1a100000, and the Bluetooth was located at 0x1a200000. I seriously doubt it (can you spell “Detroit?” I think THEY finally got the message anyway), but Apple is a company I’m very familiar with over many years, so I know Because this is FRUSTRATING!!!

Adv Reply May 26th, 2012 #4 rsavage View Profile View Forum Posts Iced Almond Soy Ubuntu, No Foam Join Date Jan 2011 Beans 1,104 Re: PowerBook G4 poor trackpad sensitivity Join Date Jan 2012 Beans 60 Re: PowerBook G4 poor trackpad sensitivity Sure- I've reinstalled ubuntu and I'm going to write down the steps I took to compile the driver. Yükleniyor... Çalışıyor... You place the disc in the drive, hold C and boot from the disc.

Tags: Tools · Apple · Problem · Hardware What do you think? It makes me think twice when buying my next laptop. 51 spudmurf2k Mar 12, 2009 at 10:37 am Hey, just another two cent: a carefully positioned piece of sticky tack also Perhaps the most frustrating thing is that you really can build a machine that is so much faster (a desktop machine I mean) in everyday use for a tiny fraction of Anyway, this definitely looks like a temporary fix, so in the mean time I'm going to look at buying a new top case.

Glad to help. I took it to a service centre (not apple) and he said the mother board had gone and needed replacing at a cost of £395 before VAT! Problem started when I was gonna sell it and I reinstalled OSX tiger and hey pronto track pad not working (reinstalled 2 times now and still nothing). Hakkında Basın Telif hakkı İçerik Oluşturucular Reklam Verme Geliştiriciler +YouTube Şartlar Gizlilik Politika ve Güvenlik Geri bildirim gönder Yeni bir şeyler deneyin!

You can not post a blank message. THANX AGAIN MATE 3 Jason Robb Dec 3, 2008 at 3:47 pm Juan, thanks for the note. I had this same exact issue! Finally, a few more relevant points have occurred to me as I’ve composed this reply: Another case is the iBook G3 GPU, which hangs under the logic board; enough flexes/movement of

So I went to found the Upper Case removal instructions here: -Case/64/3/Overall, it took me about an hour of meticulous work. Resetting the PMU Some readers report that resetting the PowerBook PMU resolves the trackpad inconsistencies. Bu videoyu bir oynatma listesine eklemek için oturum açın. It fixed my MBP too.

Furthermore, I'll try and persuade Apple Support to provide a proper fix. Keep up with the fantastic technology and ideas, but stop taking advantage of us. 91 Jerry Jul 29, 2009 at 3:50 pm You da man! Join Date Jan 2012 Beans 60 PowerBook G4 poor trackpad sensitivity Hey, I've installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my PowerBook G4 1.67ghz 15" (PowerBook5,8 ) and the trackpad has poor sensitivity/response with Any suggestions?

Thanks! I have AppleCare and ProCare and as soon as these project deadlines are past I'm heading into the Apple store with a printout of this page and going to demand a I removed the top cover with some hesitation, but no damage was done.

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Late PowerBooks and Early MacBooks use this driver, and it has sensitivity settings which are defined in the source file, appletouch.c. I am too attached to my powerbook to think of selling off! Maybe this procedure helps some people. For me, it appears to be a little more complicated than just being slow -- it seems to depend upon which direction I'm dragging. "From left to right, things are pretty

FClick to expand... Powerbook Medic 13.513 görüntüleme 4:55 15-inch PowerBook G4 "Aluminum" Optical Drive Installation Video - Süre: 10:44. One reader writes: "Called Apple about the problem with the trackpad on my 6 day old PowerBook. check over here You can check the availability of this feature also by identifying the hardware: In 2005, Apple sold 12" PowerBooks clocked at 1.5 Ghz, if the PowerBook in question is clocked lower,

In this case, the trackpad cable runs directly under the left part of the space bar and Apple/command key. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Sawtooth811, Aug 1, 2009 Sawtooth811 thread starter macrumors 6502 Joined: Oct 18, 2007 Location: Charleston, IL #9 CubeHacker I have seen this slow/jumpy trackpad behavior more on battery power than on AC." Kevin Pierce adds "I find that the cursor occasionally gets stuck in addition to slow response. Peace!

This actually fixed the problem. 122 Isaac Jan 4, 2010 at 4:37 am I had this same issue back in May this year, which I temporarily fixed with the paper/card method