Macbook Pro 13" A1278 Keyboard Repair and Replacing

Macbook Pro 13" A1278 Keyboard Repair and Replacing

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  1. Norm Faustino
    Norm Faustino 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    Oh that was rich!!! “We not response any damage you did by following this video” SERIOUSLY??? How about you learn to write in "PROPER ENGLISH" before putting up a disclaimer! Stupid F**kS!

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  2. Archy Dolder
    Archy Dolder 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    What this poorly thought out video lacks:
    1) a camera angle featuring a clear view of the computer
    2) on screen graphic or textual identification of the screwdriver bits (T6, Ph6, etc)
    3) text or voice explanation of each phase of the procedure
    My analysis: this is a difficult and time intensive procedure. There are other videos on this procedure on this mac model, many of which are far more supportive and well made in supporting those of us who choose to undertake it. Please search around for something better. Replacing this keyboard is hard work. Don't allow this video to be your guide. By its poor production and lack of clarity this video runs a high risk of leading you to damaging and possibly even destroying your machine.

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  3. Blessed 444
    Blessed 444 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    Anyone willing to repair my keyboard and I’ll pay you 😭😭😭😭how much would you charge me to repair it ?????

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  4. MAHIR LABIB
    MAHIR LABIB 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    IT is not possible to do at home my pockets are crying🤧🤧

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  5. JumpstylA78
    JumpstylA78 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    skipped some important parts…

    removing the keyboard takes much less time than installing it…

    disassembling the keyboard is a dangerous job with the risk of damaging the keyboard? Not unless you use a jackhammer. Working with the Mainboard, there is a much higher risk of doing damage…

    You cant see important filigran screwing jobs…

    So, all in all, not a good tutorial.

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  6. Easy Fix
    Easy Fix 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    I did the same exact procedure. Laptop turned back on normally, just a few buttons don't work and backlight … can anyone tell me why ? Thanks

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  7. Drew Boyd
    Drew Boyd 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    I also bought 12 gb of RAM and 500 SSD to upgrade this Mac JustU.Faith/Mac-Pro It runs great on Sierra and I use programs such as Logic Pro X and Final Cut Pro for my projects. This is a great investment.

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  8. Paul Abordo
    Paul Abordo 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    Where did you buy the replacement and how much?

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  9. Giuseppe Dalba
    Giuseppe Dalba 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    Si può montare una tastiera layout US su macbook pro italiano?

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  10. David McCoy
    David McCoy 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    Hi Auran, didn't know you blokes did videos as well. No wonder you are my favourite place to get laptop bits from 😀

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  11. elBusDriverKC
    elBusDriverKC 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    I replaced 17 PC laptop keyboards while watching this video for cheaper than 1 apple keyboard……

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  12. Santeno Super
    Santeno Super 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    Yea I agree apple put a lot of screws on this keyboard no doubt

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  13. Adam Shariff
    Adam Shariff 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    I really need a new keyboard for my laptop

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  14. Carlo Pelzen
    Carlo Pelzen 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    Just a question: is this Mac book Pro early 2011? I ave noticed that many other video they replace the aluminum uppercase with its keyboard and not only the keyboard.

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  15. Adi Abri Ganjar Utama
    Adi Abri Ganjar Utama 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    good video, btw so much hassle only to replace a keyboard..pfff im glad im using thinkpad..

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  16. Jon Zane
    Jon Zane 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    As someone who does these repairs often two comments… don't use metal tools to remove connectors and other fragile things, use a plastic spudger. Don't use a power screwdriver and make sure your screwdriver is of good quality and in good condition (even the good ones wear out especially if abused). Make sure it has a good "bite". Cheap screwdrivers cause more trouble than they are worth. Buy Wiha or similar quality.

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  17. Sam Ozturk
    Sam Ozturk 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    what are the tools you work with?

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  18. shinemooon
    shinemooon 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    I replaced the left speaker, then I had difficulty reconnecting the keyboard ribbon, after many tries I eventually did it, but now control key isn't working, all other keys tested and they're all working except control key.. what should I do?

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  19. SupMyDawg81
    SupMyDawg81 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    its funny how to put a disclaimer to not try repair on our own and leave it up to the professionals , yet your over here stripping screws. he's been working on the same screw the whole video. everyone starts from the bottom before they get better

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  20. Blue King
    Blue King 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    I have this question in mind if that’s so hard why you uploaded this video? It’s supposed that people’s looking for help …

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  21. mecca6801
    mecca6801 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    The new models are a bigger pain to do, too many screws that strip easily

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  22. elevate111
    elevate111 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    3:00 I didn't know stripping the screw was part of the repair process

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  23. Anthony
    Anthony 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    Video is at a very poor angle.

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  24. azaragaable
    azaragaable 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    I have macbook pro 2013 ..my keys are not working properly. Can you replace it for me and how much does it cost?

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  25. Adriana Cristina
    Adriana Cristina 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    Can I use this method with my A1502? Thanks

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  26. David
    David 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    I did it successfully ! This is not as hard as it seems !

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  27. Faisal Mahmud
    Faisal Mahmud 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    where i can buy a keyboard? could anyone help to buy one,i'll pay. it's not available in our country.

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  28. DjDestinyChicago
    DjDestinyChicago 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    I feel proud of myself that I did this whole thing without any leftover screws LOL

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  29. Cipher-Tu Productions
    Cipher-Tu Productions 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    Just the video I was looking for, thank you for doing this!

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  30. Kasper Stanek
    Kasper Stanek 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    Hey Broadway Computer!
    I saw your video about how to change a defect keyboard in i a Macbook Pro 13". The "K" and "P" keys on my keyboard have for some reason given up and I am about to order a new keyboard for my Macbook and i am planning to install it myself. Im just not sure about which keyboard to order. I cant find any information about which model is installed in my my swedish Macbook Pro (mid 2012) 13".
    Can you help me out? Where do i find the information of which keyboard is installed in my mac so i order the right one?
    Have a nice day!

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  31. Kasper Stanek
    Kasper Stanek 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    Great video. Clear instructions and inspirational. So now i want to order a new keyboard for my Macbook. Where will i find which keyboard model i have installed in my macbook pro 2012 mid so i can order the right thing?

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  32. ralgor100
    ralgor100 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    What do you call a jacket? is it american slang for connector?

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  33. Chris Jones
    Chris Jones 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    WTF? Why did you omit reassembly and reinstall of the logic board? Literally the most difficult part gets cut out and it makes this video useless for anyone who actually has the capacity to repair this computer. Luckily, I just did it myself. It not hard if you just take your time. So thank you for wasting 10 minutes of my life. Useless. Did you make this video just so people would take it half apart and then be stuck? Totally useless.

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  34. Sanael
    Sanael 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    ffs why not make it accessible from the other side? to make money fuck apple

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  35. Bashar Bakhou
    Bashar Bakhou 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    hi, may I know what that powered screwdriver do you use? Thanks

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  36. Azad!
    Azad! 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    can you please tell me the make and model of the power screwdriver you are using? I can't find a proper one to open laptops!
    thank you much!

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  37. Sam Sham
    Sam Sham 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    Where did you get the new keyboard?

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  38. Virimpa
    Virimpa 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    Thank you. One more tutorial followed and worked!

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  39. Nuno Oliveira
    Nuno Oliveira 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    Tks for the tutorial!
    One bit of help, tough: can i put a Portuguese keyboard (physical) into an english MBP and then, (afer configuring the lanugage), have everything work correspondingly?
    Tks in advance!

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  40. Virimpa
    Virimpa 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    Question: At 01:54 the piece being removed is the keyboard backlight being removed? I'm not sure if for the replacement i have to buy the complete set or can i re-use the one i have there. Thank you!

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  41. Hannnnnzi
    Hannnnnzi 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    can I replace a German keyboard with an English one?

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  42. chase
    chase 6 May, 2022, 01:10

    Does this fix liquid damaged MacBooks? A few of my keys don't work

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