Unable To Type Correct Keys When Keyboard Connect Via Bluetooth

Jul 25, 2010

just purchased a dock and wifi keyboard for my 64gb ipad today. the apple wifi keyboard didn't give any hassles when connecting via bluetooth but it doesn't type the correct keys. for instance, the q and the a are reversed, and i can't for the life of me get it to enter @, which means this thing is unusable. purchased the ipad, dock, and keyboard from best buy whom i despise and am worried they'll give me a runaround when i attempt to return the keyboard. can't wait for apple to build a store in south bend / mishawaka. Information:
Mac Mini Mac OS X (10.6.4) 2.5ghz Intel Core 2 Duo, 4gb 667mhz DDR2 SDRAM, 500gb 7200rpm hd w/ 16mb cache.

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Correct Keyboard Settings To Use The Shift/special Keys?

May 18, 2012

how I correct my keyboard settings to use the shift/special keys?

iPad, iOS 5.1.1

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Sticky Keys On Bluetooth Keyboard

Jun 28, 2010

I really applaud apple for its accessibility functions on the mac. However, I was disappointed by the limited functions on the iPad. I really miss my sticky keys while using the bluetooth keyboard!

Is there any way to make this happen? If not, apple, please add this improvement!

ipad wifi
Mac OS X (10.6.4)

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VNC And Mapping [all] Bluetooth Keyboard Keys?

Aug 8, 2011

Does anyone know of a VNC app for iPad that maps the command and arrow keys from a bluetooth keyboard (connected to the iPad) directly to the system being controlled by the VNC app?

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No Auto-correct When Using A Bluetooth Keyboard?

Jun 17, 2012

I did a Google search, and a search here first, and it seems like it's true. But a small annoyance, that there is no autocorrect on the iPad when paired with a bluetooth keyboard. Seems silly when this basic functionality has been added to the Mac with OSX Lion. I didn't notice this at first until recently when I started to realize that I still make a few mistakes due to the keyboard on the solar keyboard folio being a little cramped.

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Apple Wireless Bluetooth Keyboard With : Function Keys

Sep 4, 2010

I just got an iPad and the Apple keyboard for work. I need to use the functions keys as standard function keys and not to control volume, brightness, etc. Is there a way to do this? I can't seem to find anything in the settings menus.

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Availability Of Sticky Keys On Bluetooth Keyboard With IPad 3

Aug 30, 2012

I would like to know whether there are any sticky keys on Bluetooth keyboard with my iPad3. How to use these keys?

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Bluetooth Keyboard Arrow Keys Only Work 10% Of Time!

May 12, 2011

I'm using quickoffice and when i have an excel file open and want to use the arrow keys, it only works like 10% of the time! why is this? am i doing something wrong? it will work, but as soon as i type something into a cell, it will stop working. really, really annoying.

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Apple Bluetooth Wireless Keyboard Arrow Keys Don't Work

Apr 11, 2010

I have an iPAD with the apple bluetooth wireless keyboard and the arrow keys, esc and tab do not work. All the other keys appear to work fine. I tried the keys in multiple apps as well.

iPhone OS 3.1.3

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Function Keys On Apple Bluetooth Keyboard Act As Specific Buttons?

Apr 3, 2010

Some were speculating the the function (top row) keys on the Apple bluetooth keyboard might function as their counterpart keys on the keyboard dock (F1 serving as home button, etc.).

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IPad 3 :: Bluetooth Keyboard - No Setting For AutoCaps And Audio Correct?

Jun 10, 2012

Purchased a Zagg bluetooth keyboard and case. I noticed when using the IPad screen keyboard I can switch on the auto features in settings, but the BT keyboard there are no settings for autocaps and audio correct? I am missing a software setting?

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Apple Bluetooth Keyboard - Arrow Keys Wouldn't Work ?

Mar 15, 2012

This may not be the right place for this, but I have really been struggling to find a good keyboard to pair with my first iPad. I have the apple keyboard, and absolutely love it, but when I paired it with my fathers iPad 2, the arrow keys wouldn't work...I did some research, and it seems like thats just reality. Kind of a deal breaker for me, as I was looking to do a lot of typing on the iPad and the arrow keys are pretty essential for that. So, I go ahead and buy the Kensington Apple iPad 2 key folio Pro performance not even thinking the arrow keys would work on that, and they do!


So whats the deal? is it possible to override whatever apple has done to disable the use of the arrow keys on the keyboard they make? If not, has anyone come across a good, portable bluetooth keyboard that they have paired with the iPad? As much as I like the Zaggfolio, I have casing worked out, but this keyboard thing is kind of ridiculous.

For example, I found this logitech that says if its for the iPad, but 65 bucks? and who knows if it even has the arrow function I'm looking for...[URL]

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Unable To Connect Bluetooth Keyboard And Magic Mouse

Nov 11, 2010

I am unable to connect to either my keyboard or mouse. I have a bluetooth keyboard and magic pad in my office that was paired to my Macbook pro but I am not bringing it anymore sense getting my iPad. The iPad seems to see the keyboard but not the pad. But neither will connect. I'm baffled.

MacBook Pro 2.2 Ghz.
Mac OS X (10.6.2)

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Unable To Sync Keyboard/using Iworks Does The Keyboard's Keys Work?

Apr 30, 2010

using Iworks and such programs.Does the keyboard's keys work.All the extra keys and character keys? What about the tab button / caps.I have the ipad but not a keyboard and wanted to see if it was worth getting to type reports quicker.


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Type Id And Have The Correct To Id ?

Jun 2, 2010

The iPad seems to think that I probably mean ID when I type those two letters, I always mean it to correct to I'd, half the time when I type the letters ive it corrects to I've, the other half of the time it changes it to vie. Does anyone know of a way to set up conditional corrections? Any other suggestions for specifying the default guess for the same "error"?

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Unable To Connect To Router With A Correct Passoword

Jun 18, 2010

I don't know what the problem is with this ipad. I can connect any one of my 3 laptops and iphone to my router with the very same password, but my ipad. It keeps on telling me the password is incorrect. Does anyone know how to solve this problem?

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Unable To Sync Keyboard/Is There A VNC Client That Works With The Bluetooth/dock Keyboard?

Jul 16, 2010

Long story short, wanna buy one today but can't find this answer anywhere. Is there a VNC client that works with the bluetooth/dock keyboard? I would love this functionality so I can just bring my iPad with on longer trips

MacBook, Hp Pavilion Vista, Compaq Ubuntu
Mac OS X (10.5.5)

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Can't Connect My Apple Bluetooth Keyboard

Apr 3, 2010

I have an older apple Bluetooth keyboard(the big bulky one with clear plastic body) and I can't seem to get it working with my iPad. I use this keyboard with my imac and it works just fine. When I'm trying to add a bluetooth device my ipad pics up the keyboard but does not connect it. When I click on the keyboard to pair the two it keeps saying paring for some time, and then it says searching for new devices. Also another weird thing is when my wifi is on and I'm trying to pair my keyboard my wifi icon disappears, but if I go into settings it tells me I'm connected to my network.

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Connect With Wireless Keyboard Via Bluetooth

Jun 13, 2010

i want to connect my iPad ( 16 GB ) with my wireless Keyboard ( White ) via Bluetooth. The Keyboard is ok, it works perfect with the mac. The iPad finds the name of the Keyboard, but will not log with it ( i miss the point: Please enter the code. ) Apple support could not solve the problem, probably they call back in a few days.

Has anyone the same problems ? Or does anybody know a solution ? May be, thats a topic for an update, it`s for me not realy dramatic, but a shame.

Mac Mini / iPad 16 G
Mac OS X (10.6.3)

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Wont Connect Apple Bluetooth Keyboard

Aug 18, 2010

Like a lot of international travellers I adopted the iPAD as the perfect travel companion for flights. However on my first outing with the ipad and a bluetooth keyboard I discovered a major bug/flaw. If the keyboard is placed in a briefcase/rucksack with the iPad and the key is depressed (obviously very likely) then it will continually enter an incorrect passcode into the ipad and eventually lock you out. so what ? Well here's where it goes horribly wrong. The iPad then gets disabled and states you must connect the iPad to your iTunes account before it will re-enable .... NOT TRUE. While oversea's I did exactly this and when I borrowed a friends laptop with iTunes on it and connected the iPad nothing happened. I then logged into my account. Nothing. I then googled the problem and it appears this problem is starting to be experienced by a number of travellers. The only way to unlock the iPAD is too re-connect it to your original PC you first connected and updated the ipad on.

So for 2 weeks while overseas on business I was locked out. Not only is this a major problem and will start to become more common with travellers BUT what is Apple going to do with those iPAD's that were configured on an instotre copy of iTunes ???

This needs sorting ASAP You should be able to unlock the IPAD with YOUR account logged into iTUNES on any PC/APPLE. Having to wait till you return home from your travels is a major issue. As I said ... I can see this causing more and more problems as and when the iPAD is adopted as a travelling tool.

Other OS

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Can't Connect To Bluetooth / Motorola Wireless Keyboard?

May 1, 2011

My iPad 1 will not connect to the new motorola bluetooth keyboard. It finds the keyboard, but when I hit pair a pop up box appears and dissapears within a second. It talks about entering a passkey (1875 I think) into the keyboard, but it goes to quick. Then the message that pair was unsuccessful.According to my research, the Keyboard supports HID, and motorola says it should work.

1. Can I manually change the bluetooth password on my iPad?
2. Anyone have any work arounds for this issue?
3. Is there an app that could help me?

My iPad 1 is running 4.2.1 and works with other Motorola stereo headsets. S9HD to be specific. I have factory reset the keyboard and still nothing.

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