5 Methods to Fix Macbook Pro Keyboard Not Working Issues

Has your Macbook Pro keyboard suddenly stopped functioning in the midst of work? Worry not! This guide covers multiple methods to ensure that your keyboard gets back to normal.

There are certain causes that results in keyboard issues on Macbook Pro, and it is important to have idea about the causes, which will make it easier to understand the solutions.

These methods can be used to fix keyboard issue on:

  • Macbook Pro 13
  • Macbook Pro 15
  • Macbook Pro 16
  • Macbook Air
  • Macbook

Method # 01: Clean the Keyboard

Apple itself has recommended that cleaning the keyboard is a solution for this issue. However, the things required for cleaning the keyboard are, a compressed air can and a straw. With these two in your possession, you can start cleaning:

Tilt your Macbook at a 75-degree angle. Spray the keyboard from the right direction and then follow it up by spraying it from the left direction.

This will pull out any debris that may have been stuck inside. Hopefully, the keyboard comes back to being normal after this.

Method # 02: Update the Mac

Updating the Mac is an esssential part of restoring your keyboard back to its normal condition. In order to update your system, simply head over to the App Store and click the Updates Icon. If there are any updates available, click the Update All button to install the latest updates.

Method # 03: Uninstal Recent Apps

If you have encountered this issue after installing certain app/s, you should look uninstall these apps to check if the keyboard goes back to normal. You can easily reinstall the app in case this methods doesn’t work. You can remove apps in multiple ways, using the Launchpad or the Finder. lets start with the Finder.

Method # 04: Uninstalling apps using the Finder

Open Finder and click on Applications. Search the app that you want to uninstall and move it from the Applications folder to the trash. Now open Finder and Empty Trash to uninstall the app form your system.

Method # 05: Uninstalling apps using LaunchPad

Open the LaunchPad. Place your pointer over the app that you want to remove. Press and hold until the icons start vibrating. Hit the delete button next to the app.

This is it. These are some of the steps that you should take in order to bring your Macbook’s Pro keyboard back to its functional condition.

We really hope that you get rid of this annoying issue after having followed these steps.