How to fix the blinking keyboard light problem on your Apple Keyboard

How to fix the blinking keyboard light problem on your Apple Keyboard

Apple Mac is among the most desired computers on the market, thanks its smooth performance and smart macOS. The Cupertino company has been improving its Mac lineup since the day one in an attempt to improve user experience and compete directly with other brands. However, there are exceptions to everything.

We have heard some complaints from Mac owners that their Apple keyboard indicator light randomly blinks and fails to re-connect to their Mac. If you are among those users who have been hit by the problem, needless to worry as we can help you out.

In this guide, we will go through the steps to fix the blinking keyboard light problem on your keyboard. Before we begin, make sure you now have a modern macOS version on your computer (macOS High Sierra).

How to fix the blinking keyboard light problem on your Apple Keyboard

  1. Make sure your keyboard has enough power

Low battery may cause your Keyboard to malfunction. In this case, ensure that your Apple keyboard has at least 50 percent charged. If not, charge up your keyboard and re-connect to your Mac. If the problem is still present, make sure you read on.

  1. Turn Off/On keyboard

If the above-mentioned solution fails work for you, try turning off your keyboard and then turn it back on. To do this, follow our steps below.

Step one: First off, turn off your keyboard and then hit the Apple menu

Step two: Next up, select System Preferences from the drop-down menu and then select Bluetooth

Step three: Once you are done, turn off Bluetooth and then select Restart from the Apple menu

Step four: When your Mac finishes booting up, click Apple menu and select System Preferences. After that, select Bluetooth and turn off the switch

Step five: Now just simply turn on Apple Keyboard and re-connect to your Mac to see if the problem is fixed.

  1. Remove Apple Keyboard from your Mac and re-pair

The last hope for success is removing your Apple Keyboard from your Mac and then re-pair it with your Mac.

Step one: Click on Apple menu and then select System Preferences from the drop-down menu

Step two: Next up, select Apple Keyboard and then hit the Delete key

Step three: Once you are done, restart your Mac and then turn on the Apple Keyboard. After that, re-pair it with your Mac and enter the numbers to complete the pairing process.

Also read: How to fix an iPad that won’t charge

These are three tips to fix the blinking keyboard light problem on your Apple Keyboard. Hopefully, they work for you. Got any questions? Let us know in the comments below.

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