Both 17-inch MacBook Pro keyboards utilize flex cables that are incompatible with previous PowerBook G4 keyboards. Also, this flex cable difference renders the 15-inch MacBook Pro keyboard incompatible with either 17-inch MacBook Pro model.

The MacBook Pro (17-inch Core 2 Duo) keyboard backlighting has been improved over the MacBook Pro (17-inch) model. In addition, the programming of the caps lock key was changed to fix a developer keyboard mapping issue, and thus cannot be used in the previous MacBook Pro (17-inch) or the caps lock key will not be recognized.

Apple Technologies Explained

Apple Technologies Explained

What is So Great About Apples Design Concepts? There is always a reason why consumers are drawn to a particular brand of product. Apple has the record for drawing people in, and not just Americans, why? Ease of use, thats why.

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