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Delete Key and Space Bar Stopped Working

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Jul 7, 2013 6:28 PM

I have an older MacPro  - the MacPro 1,1 model.

 

Hadn't used it in a while a - when I set it up again the keyboard's Delete key and SpaceBar won't work.

 

Here is the topline:

 

1. I left the power cord in the office and used a PC one. Not sure if this could be the cause.

2. I upgraded to 10.6.8 the most current. Didn't help.

3. Reset the PRAM - Didn't Help.

4. Checked the Keyboard Viewer - Not sure what that does other than to confirm something is happening.

 

If I had to guess - and based on other forums I have looked at - it will likely be a power issue.

How that affects these keys - I have no idea.

I will test this next.

 

But if anyone has experienced this would love to hear if you solved it.

 

Thanks,

-jc

Mac Pro, Mac OS X (10.6.8), MacPro 1,1

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