I followed suggestions on this thread, namely deleting the com.apple.HIToolbox.plist and killing the com.apple.hiservices-xpcservice on the Activity Monitor. Copy link Try downloading and applying the macOS Catalina 10.15.3 Combo Update and see if that will fix the problem. In response to kevinm_4. Switch the keyboard’s cable to another USB port on the same Mac, if possible. The mouse however works fine. My original Magic Trackpad not working well with Catalina (2017 iMac), If I'm doing a lot of tying and clicking the trackpad seems to lag for a second or two. What finally worked for me was connecting the keyboard to an old USB hub + USB-to-USB-C adapter. Download and run Etrecheck. You may also have a software issue. Install VirtualBox Extension Pack 2. It's terribly frustrating. In response to justinmccallza. lisaandrews, Nov 9, 2019 10:21 AM in response to kevinm_4, User profile for user: Wait a few seconds. Sadly, they are not just some lo-fi indie apps, we are talking Photoshop! Still have this problem as will since Catalina. Oct 31, 2019 8:00 AM in response to kevinm_4 Still have this problem as will since Catalina. Now I'm back to writing and skimming the text to correct failed uppercases. Deleting this file and emptying trash did NOT resolve the issue for me. In response to nicholasdr. Joined May 1, 2019 Messages 43 Motherboard Dell Inspiron 15 7586 CPU i7-8565U Graphics UHD 620, 3840 x 2160 Mac. After successfull login to the system, mouse and keybord are no loger usable. Here are the steps: Oct 15, 2019 11:14 PM in response to kevinm_4 The only consistent solution is to kill hiservices mentioned earlier, unplug replug the keyboard 1-2x times and eventually it would be recognised. Running Catalina 10.15.3 (19D76). Every single time. I used to connect Logitech Master MX 2S and a Craft Keyboard with a USB dongle through wifi. Mine however does not work on login screen either though. How to use the Add Text Feature When Posting Large Amounts of Text, i.e. Also hasn't happened before upgrading the OS, so I'm pretty sure we can rule out the hardware issue. he1s4me2, Dec 11, 2019 7:05 AM in response to alay209, Jan 8, 2020 11:09 PM in response to kevinm_4, User profile for user: If you’re having a hard time connecting Bluetooth accessories or peripherals to Catalina, you’re not alone. Before running Etrecheck assign Full Disk Access to Etrecheck so that it can get additional information from the Console and log files for the report: Then we can examine the report and see if we can determine the root of the problem. I've also tried to search for a changelog and release notes on the latest update, but cannot find anything. In response to kevinm_4. I plugged the USB keyboard into an Apple USB to USB-C adapter and it works now. Everytime I uplug the keyboard and close my MacBook Pro, when I come back to open it and plug keyboard back in, the keyboard doesnt work and requires a reboot. Same for my MK710. Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. Thanks There is some hint about the installation guideline that you should know that. This issue almost always shows up when the laptop was being used without a USB keyboard for some time. I am using an Apple keyboard. Etrecheck is a diagnostic tool that was developed by one of the most respected users here in the ASC and recommended by Apple Support  to provide a snapshot of the system and help identify the more obvious culprits that can adversely affect a Mac's performance. Craft Keyboard is recognized as usual, but only the top row of keys and the wheel thing are working. Mar 4, 2020 9:28 AM in response to Old Toad My Apple Bluetooth wireless keyboard, bought in 2014, which still works faultlessly under Mojave, doesn't work properly under Catalina. In response to alay209. My external keyboard is connected by wire to USB port, and if I unplug the keyboard the mouse starts working. In response to kevinm_4. Question: We're all just users like yourself. Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. Apple engineers, you should be very embarrassed - sadly, based on the lack of Apple response on this thread - not a single engineer even knows what we're dealing with. The hub draws power from the USB-C port, without an external power source. If you want to report the issue to Apple use this link Feedback - macOS - Apple, Jan 29, 2020 2:14 AM in response to alay209 Upgraded my Mac to Catalina. MNootebos, Nov 9, 2019 8:22 AM in response to kevinm_4, User profile for user: Apple USB keyboard not recognised every now and then after wake. Nov 25, 2019 5:29 PM in response to alay209 In this case I either have to use a non Apple keyboard or remote desktop to do the above service killing. More Feb 29, 2020 9:35 AM in response to dhinostroza Nov 17, 2019 1:02 PM in response to kevinm_4 The keyboard is fine. Are you there Apple? The issue was not resolved for me on the latest MacOS update. Catalina installed without a hitch but my Logitech problem is a bit subtler. I can make it work for 2 seconds but swapping is back and forward between USB ports. Posted on Oct 11, 2019 7:18 AM Reply I have this question too (524) I … I tested the keyboard on all four ports. This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only. I've tried multiple USB inputs on my MacBook Air but the USB keyboard does not work since upgrading to Catalina. It is ridiculous this is still broken. Dec 11, 2019 7:05 AM in response to alay209 Another Reboot is required to get it going. ; Press the power button to turn on your Mac. Now, MacOS Catalina has been released globally but the bug still exists. I hit that switch and of course, it worked. I posted a post here about my Logitech m705 mouse not working after Catalina upgrade. I have a MacBook (Retina, 12-inch, Early 2015). Apple USB keyboard not working since Catalina update Apple may provide or recommend responses as a possible solution based on the information provided; every potential issue may involve several factors not detailed in the conversations captured in an electronic forum and Apple can therefore provide no guarantee as to the efficacy of any proposed solutions on the community forums. kymberly80, Feb 27, 2020 8:52 AM in response to kevinm_4, Feb 27, 2020 10:30 AM in response to kymberly80, User profile for user: Ensure that there is not anything (debris, dirt, etc) obstructing the connection in the USB port. Part of the problem is that it isn’t simply a matter of replacing a single key on the butterfly keyboard — the entire MacBook keyboard has to be replaced, making it a fairly significant repair job. Just upgraded to macOS Catalina 10.15.4 and my USB keyboard with extension cable stopped working. Another Reboot is required to get it going. alay209, Oct 31, 2019 8:00 AM in response to kevinm_4, User profile for user: If you use MIDI devices or a MIDI interface connected to your Mac, you can use Audio MIDI Setup to describe the configuration of your MIDI devices. Keyboard didn't work -> Deleted the file -> Rebooted -> Keyboard worked -> Keyboard disconnected/reconnected -> Keyboard doesn't work. Jan 17, 2020 12:46 AM in response to kevinm_4 Please note that the KORG USB MIDI Driver, the standard driver for all Korg products outfitted with USB MIDI, is not currently compatible. Please check this list before upgrading the OS on your Apple device. 1. The Unifying software sees the keyboard, but it won't actually do anything. Question: I've tried multiple USB inputs on my MacBook Air but the USB keyboard does not work since upgrading to Catalina. Especially embarrassing to Apple since any other USB keyboard works fine. The wired Apple Extended Keyboard died all of a sudden on me. In response to kevinm_4, Just did the update and my key board wired is not working, Jan 26, 2020 11:58 AM in response to datort The wireless trackpad is recognized correctly. The issue was solved by plugging in a USB stick (keep it in) and then plugging in the keyboard. If you can't use your mouse to scroll through a … I'm lucky that it does work, frustrated that I didn't realize this initially when plugging in the keyboard and wasting 20 hours and $20 on the HP keyboard (though I'm sure it's a good backup, just incase). High, i'm having the same issue with my laptop Acer Aspire 5755g, i'm nearly to get a functional High Sierra 10.13.3 but keyboard and trackpad still not working after trying voodooPS2controler (the last one), this kext cause reboots at startup (in … In response to willwharton. I need to unplug both and reconnect them to the computer before Synapse will display them correctly. Reboot normally and test again. Nov 9, 2019 8:22 AM in response to kevinm_4 I killed the keyboard service and my Apple USB Keyboard started working again without reboot required. It's not a solution having to this everytime. I would have expected this from an X86 Microsoft operating system. Looks like no one’s replied in a while. There was a corrupt file that had to be deleted. Will not work. Nov 15, 2019 6:26 AM in response to alay209 Try following these directions. This is fundamental testing before an OS release. I did not RTFM. In response to kevinm_4. Next log into another user account, Set up users, guests, and groups on Mac,  and see if the problem persists. In response to kevinm_4. Send it to the Trash and empty the Trash. Nov 20, 2019 6:58 AM in response to kevinm_4 In response to kevinm_4. Agreed, their response was not correct. kevinm_4, Apple USB keyboard not working since Catalina update, User profile for user: I am running the same Catalina update 10.15.2 but the external USB keyboard still requires a reboot each time it is unplugged/plugged back in. an Etrecheck Report. If there is, try to remove it. Find the file that starts with "com.apple.HIT"... (I don't remember the full file name, as it isn't recreated later). Mar 4, 2020 7:59 AM in response to kevinm_4 I have to restart my computer every time to get my external apple keyboard working. RaKo4565, Nov 25, 2019 5:29 PM in response to alay209, User profile for user: My keyboard is an original STRAFE RGB. Feb 29, 2020 5:06 AM in response to kevinm_4 Simply put, this is embarrassing, a total disrespect for all of us who hand over our earned money to use what we want to believe is a great product by a once great company. Mobile Phone I called Apple Support today and they fixed this issue. In response to alay209, Thanks for your post worked a treat on 2 machines that had the same problem, Dec 4, 2019 9:24 AM in response to alias-dev Next, click on Add button to list your mouse and keyboard under USB Device Filters. The only thing that has worked for me is to put the computer to sleep (not restart) and re-plug in my keyboard while it is in "sleep mode" and then open it back up. In response to kevinm_4. Connect USB 3.0 SuperSpeed devices to a USB 3.0 SuperSpeed HUB, USB 2.0 Hi-Speed devices to a USB 2.0 Hi-Speed hub, and so on. Hold down the Option key, the Library pops up in the Go dropdown. select USB 3.0 (xHCI), Controller. Nov 17, 2019 1:28 PM in response to nicholasdr Pretty annoying, am thinking of digging out a usb keyboard and seeing if that helps things. This is especially annoying when the internal keyboard + trackpad stops responding due to probably a different hardware issue with my 2015 MacBook Pro. lomokev, Dec 4, 2019 2:17 AM in response to alay209, Dec 4, 2019 9:24 AM in response to alias-dev, User profile for user: Mar 4, 2020 9:34 AM in response to willwharton At the back of the Magic Keyboard is a switch, I missed this. Oct 31, 2019 12:12 PM in response to alay209 Until it won't be after a while. In response to justinmccallza. The resolution list by one of the users above where we need to delete a plist file from the library->Preferences folder seems to have fixed the issue. Eventually (25 times? dhinostroza, Feb 29, 2020 5:06 AM in response to kevinm_4, Feb 29, 2020 9:35 AM in response to dhinostroza, User profile for user: Mar 4, 2020 9:20 AM in response to willwharton None of the alpha/numeric keys work. The same thing with the mouse. I've recently bought a 2012 Mac mini quad-core running Catalina to go alongside a 2009 running Mojave. This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only. Upgrade to Catalina and we're back to rebooting or unplugging the USB cables 2 or 3 times to get it to work. That said - Apple, obviously there are people dealing with keyboard issues - help em out would ya. They worked for me. After update I'm able to use the mouse and keyboard as well till the prompt for OS password. In response to willwharton. I have a 1 year old iMac. Nov 9, 2019 10:21 AM in response to kevinm_4 ), the bug works itself out. I love that keyboard, but if it's not going to be compatible with Catalina, it's gotta go. Feb 27, 2020 8:52 AM in response to kevinm_4 Experiencing it on an iMac is disappointing. (This tells us if the problem is limited to your user account or is system wide). Jan 29, 2020 9:36 AM in response to kevinm_4 As you’ve probably heard, app architecture knows 2 types: 32-bit and 64-bit. In response to alay209. If restarting your Mac does not fix the problem, the next thing you may do is clean … In response to Old Toad. It reminds me of the old "add an extender to the keyboard USB cable" issue that has been working for years now. Dec 3, 2019 3:25 AM in response to kevinm_4 In response to alias-dev. Less, User profile for user: Click on Library. To start the conversation again, simply ask a new question. Old Toad, Jan 26, 2020 11:58 AM in response to datort, User profile for user: In response to kevinm_4. Enable the USB 3.0 Controller Related Article: 1. Apple USB keyboard not recognised every now and then after wake. I got it to work once by adding the daemon and then also running the commands from #49 (comment) but it stopped again. Restart the MacBook, and once macOS Catalina has loaded, close the lid of the MacBook for a few seconds. This is one of the macOS Catalina problems that trails back to macOS Mojave. Purchased a HP wired keyboard + mouse for $20, works first time. Jan 9, 2020 12:04 AM in response to justinmccallza There’s a default configuration already created, but you can set up your own. Have tried it once and it worked. What if none of this works? Here are the steps: Oct 15, 2019 11:14 PM in response to kevinm_4 The only consistent solution is to kill hiservices mentioned earlier, unplug replug the keyboard 1-2x times and eventually it would be recognised. Should be fine for multiple uses. Wouldn't be recognized when connected to a Thunderbolt Display, or directly connected to a MacBook Pro 15" 2017. Purchased a new Apple Magic keyboard, wired, for $150. Find the file that starts with "com.apple.HIT"... (I don't remember the full file name, as it isn't recreated later). I discovered that the mouse does work BEFORE login. 3. macOS Catalina apps not working. The hubs I leave connected to the Works once. Apple USB keyboard not working since Catalina update There were a lot of users with a Mac keyboard not working, and if they hadn’t taken action this fix would cost hundreds of dollars. Turns out, in my specific case, user error. What was finally successful was just restarting the computer many times and disconnecting the power between restarts. – YeeHaw1234 Apr 9 '20 at 18:33 Come on Apple... Nov 22, 2019 10:44 AM in response to m5barney Hold down the Option key, the Library pops up in the Go dropdown. Then, open it back up, and the keyboard should begin working … The others fix/workaround posted in this thread doesn't work for me, Jan 26, 2020 10:52 AM in response to kevinm_4 Yesterday I got my MacOS update to last Catalina release (not Beta). Have you tested the keyboard on another Mac to rule out a hardware issue? macOS Catalina runs into low disk space during installation. In response to alay209, Jan 8, 2020 11:09 PM in response to kevinm_4 mike.donaldson, Dec 7, 2019 2:35 PM in response to kevinm_4, User profile for user: I called Logitech and was told it wasn't their problem and that I must open a case with Apple. Oct 31, 2019 8:00 AM in response to kevinm_4 alay209, Oct 31, 2019 8:00 AM in response to kevinm_4, User profile for user: In response to alay209. All postings and use of the content on this site are subject to the. Next, click on Add button to list your mouse and keyboard under USB Device Filters. In response to kevinm_4. I guess this means I'll have to trash 'em. In response to kevinm_4. Late to the game, but I have been trying various things to get this solved so I don't have to restart. ftho020, Jan 9, 2020 12:04 AM in response to justinmccallza. Q: In response to kevinm_4. Question: Q: Apple USB keyboard not working since Catalina update. Source: Apple. Every single time. In response to kevinm_4. To start the conversation again, simply ask a new question. I am one of the many who have been frustrated that i cannot use a simple cabled USB apple keyboard. Everytime I uplug the keyboard and close my MacBook Pro, when I come back to open it and plug keyboard back in, the keyboard doesnt work and requires a reboot. I updated LCC to latest 3.9.9. Mar 4, 2020 9:34 AM in response to Old Toad Before going to start the installation guide of VirtualBox Extension Pack on VirtualBox. After i log in the movement of mouse is not recognised, just the buttons are. willwharton, Mar 4, 2020 7:59 AM in response to kevinm_4, Mar 4, 2020 9:20 AM in response to willwharton, Mar 4, 2020 9:28 AM in response to Old Toad, Mar 4, 2020 9:34 AM in response to Old Toad, Mar 4, 2020 9:34 AM in response to willwharton. To start the conversation again, simply ask a new question. faincut, Jan 29, 2020 2:14 AM in response to alay209, Jan 29, 2020 9:36 AM in response to kevinm_4, User profile for user: some keys for my wired apple keyboard doesnt work yesterday, Caps a s and d. I have borrowed an wired apple keyboard from office, it worked but today the letter s key is not working. On a laptop, plugging in another keyboard will at least let you try the following steps. Your mouse doesn't scroll up or down or side to side. All flavours and ages of Macbook. In response to alay209. In response to kevinm_4. The trackball that I have works just fine. To start the conversation again, simply ask a new question. Apple may provide or recommend responses as a possible solution based on the information provided; every potential issue may involve several factors not detailed in the conversations captured in an electronic forum and Apple can therefore provide no guarantee as to the efficacy of any proposed solutions on the community forums. Unplug your keyboard and replug it into your Mac firmly and securely. This happens with keyboard "a" on macbook "a" at work, happens at home with keyboard "b" on identical 2015 macbook "b", and happens with keyboard "c" on collegue's touchbar macbook "c". Good thing I had an old USB keyboard hanging around so I can act least use my Mac. More Less. I have tried it numerous times now and it has worked every single time. The service didn't start by itself so I curious what it is actually contributes. I have 2 USB keyboards, one at home and one at the office, that I connect through USB-C hubs that has USB-A ports. Since the upgrade, the Mac OS does not seem to recognize my Razer Naga mouse or keyboard. Clean Your Mac. Open Virtualbox and select MacOS Catalina virtual machine and go to setting and from the left side go to USB tab. Deepak-Mariyappa, Nov 15, 2019 6:26 AM in response to alay209, User profile for user: In response to kevinm_4, Same issue, I am using the Apple keyboard but after the upgrade to Catalina the external USB keyboard requires a reboot each time it is unplugged/plugged back in. Chances are that you still can't install … DavideR3da, Jan 17, 2020 12:46 AM in response to kevinm_4, User profile for user: Then then next day, same problem again. Feb 27, 2020 10:30 AM in response to kymberly80 I called Apple Support today and they fixed this issue. In response to kevinm_4. This is a board of sadness. Keyboard lights won't work without unplug/plug the USB after hibernation. In response to m5barney. In response to kymberly80. Boot into Safe Mode (Use Safe Mode to isolate issues with your Mac and Playing Safe: what does Safe Mode do?) alias-dev, Dec 3, 2019 3:25 AM in response to kevinm_4, User profile for user: Same problem here. Restarting it also works, but that is just annoying to have to do. JOSEMTZCAN, Jan 26, 2020 10:52 AM in response to kevinm_4, User profile for user: Not detecting USB/Keyboard in Mac OS Catalina beta #431. No reasons given. I think the root cause for this issue is that a keyboard connection is not triggering a USB Event. Click on Library. It shows up in System Information under USB, though. ; Now you can check all your USB-C ports to see if they are functioning. Same here. Intermittently, my iMac still does not recognize that an Apple keyboard is attached via USB cable. Did you try the keyboard directly on a different port? The U3419W USB 3.0 downstream ports can be used with a much wider range of products = wired USB mouse wired USB keyboard wireless USB mouse and keyboard via USB transmitter HDD NIC. All postings and use of the content on this site are subject to the. You can use this configuration information for apps that work with MIDI, such as sequencers, to control your MIDI devices. This kind of wakes up the USB driver and then if you connect your keyboard, it will work. nicholasdr, Nov 17, 2019 1:02 PM in response to kevinm_4, Nov 17, 2019 1:28 PM in response to nicholasdr, User profile for user: Especially embarrassing to Apple since any other USB keyboard works fine. This is a really old issue and an unnecessary nuisance. I've tried multiple USB inputs on my MacBook Air but the USB keyboard does not work since upgrading to Catalina. Update macOS. justinmccallza, Oct 15, 2019 11:14 PM in response to kevinm_4, Oct 31, 2019 12:12 PM in response to alay209, User profile for user: When i try to connect with unifying software it sees that i have turned on to connect the keyboard but it wont recognize the key pressing. Less, User profile for user: More How to fix Mouse & Keyboard stuck on macOS Mojave on VirtualBox Send it to the Trash and empty the Trash. All Apple macOS users should read through the, "Dell monitor, Apple FAQ", found in the sticky, "FAQ Monitor". Q: In response to kevinm_4. Hold all four keys for another 7 seconds.. There was a corrupt file that had to be deleted. and use the Add Text button to include the report in your reply. Would rather not spend a fortune on a new trackpad. Mac mini late 2012, Logitech wireless keyboard 800 (Unifying receiver, not Bluetooth) Background (in case any Logitech engineers/experts are out there): I completely uninstalled all Logitech software, preference panes, and the like. Especially if you’re using a laptop, updating your software can help solve keyboard-related issues. Change the Virtual Machine operating system Version 3. Whilst I'm happy it is now working, the radio silence from Apple about the issue is rather disturbing. There are a number of threads about this now. Apple isn't here. Keyboard didn't work -> Deleted the file -> Rebooted -> Keyboard worked -> Keyboard disconnected/reconnected -> Keyboard doesn't work. https://apple.stackexchange.com/questions/376635/macos-catalina-usb-keyboard-doesnt-work-after-being-taken-out-and-in-again/376637#376637, Dec 4, 2019 2:17 AM in response to alay209 The 32-bit apps will not be supported on macOS Catalina, period. Come on Apple. If you've done everything listed above in this troubleshooting guide, and your USB-C ports are still not working, then its time to contact Apple support. I tried those steps without success. Can anyone help with this. Dec 7, 2019 2:35 PM in response to kevinm_4 I realy hope they get this fixed ASAP. Looks like no one’s replied in a while. It seems that this is no longer an issue and has been quietly fixed in the latest MacOS update (10.15.2). If you plug in another keyboard and it doesn’t work either, you may have an issue with your USB port. It's terribly frustrating. kevinm_4, Apple USB keyboard not working since Catalina update, User profile for user: I can see that the keyboard get detected but typing anywhere does not work. In response to Old Toad. So, when you want to connect the keyboard again, first connect a USB pen drive which will get recognised. In response to alay209. I did have this issue with a previous gen apple keyboard that is wired and resolved it by logging in with a generic USB cheapo keyboard, however, this time it was me being an idiot. @Sumesh's solution fixed it. Anyone know where one can find the changelog/release notes? m5barney, Nov 20, 2019 6:58 AM in response to kevinm_4, Nov 22, 2019 10:44 AM in response to m5barney, User profile for user: In response to dhinostroza. In response to datort. FWIW, the Shift key was giving me problems and with the "SMC reset" the problem went away, for a while. Hello folks I have a logitech mouse and keyboard setup - my mouse is working just fine after my beta upgrade to 10.15 but it refuses to "recognize" either of my keyboards (k350 & k360) which both work fine on my 10.14 macbook Air. Text button to list your mouse and keyboard under USB Device Filters back.. Some time got ta go keyboard died all of a sudden on me 2019 PM! 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