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Character issues with USB keyboard

220 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Feb 16, 2013 5:34 AM by Tom Gewecke RSS
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Feb 15, 2013 10:38 PM

Hi guys,

My issue has just started happening today, yet I've not done any recent updates (All updates are current)


I have an aluminium Mac keyboard plugged into my Macbook Pro via USB that I use instead of the built in keyboard.  With certain keys depressed multiple letters and characters appear on screen.  For example, if I depress the "S" key on the external keyboard two letters appear - "FS"  This is the same with other keys. See below


Additionally hitting some of these same keys activates iTines.  Does anyone have any ideas or solutions on how this can be rectified?


It doesn't happen with the built in keyboard at all.


(Character typed on keyboard) - R = RW - (Character which appears)

                                               S = FS

                                              W = RW

                                               F = FS

                                              @ = @$

                                               $ = @$

                                               V = VX

                                                X = VX    



Cheers from Down Under


MacBook Pro


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