Question about Apple Wireless Keyboard

1 Answer

Accidentally left one battery in an Apple wireless keyboard. It is stuck / corroded. Any ideas on how to remove it safely?

Posted by Anonymous on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Apple Master
  • 4,806 Answers

Hi,

You'll have to pry it out gently with a flat headed screwdriver. Be very carefull not to break the contacts as you will need to clean the contacts after you have got the battery out of the keyboard.

Fine sandpaper will clean the contacts if you wrap the paper around a small flat headed screwdriver.



Regards.

Posted on Jul 16, 2010

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya Technician can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Technician (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

LEFT SHIFT KEY NOT WORKING


If this is a wireless keyboard, you can do two things to try to correct this issue. You can remove the batteries and leave it sit for a few minutes and try again, or you can replace the batteries and see it that helps.

Mar 19, 2014 | Acer Computers & Internet

1 Answer

How to remove and replace batteries


    • 1 Flip your wireless mouse over and remove the battery cover. Gently pull it up and set it down in a safe place.
    • 2 Carefully remove each battery.
    • 3 Insert the new AA batteries into the mouse. Make sure the positive and negative connectors are lined up correctly. Do not force or jam your batteries into place.
    • 4 Place the battery cover over the opening and click it into place. Flip your mouse over. If your particular mouse has a charged or not-charged display light, make sure it is showing full strength.

Apr 13, 2012 | Apple (M5769)

1 Answer

Last battery in my Mac wireless keyboard is stuck inside. Second time this has happened. First time I took it to the mac store and the guy took it to the back room and got it out. When I asked how they did...


Usually a stuck battery is caused by a battery that has leaked acid in the battery compartment...If it a small space you might try a small dental mirror to see why it is stuck..
Since it is a keyboard a strong magnet like a mechanic uses might have enough force to pull it out...unfortunately some product are designed to be a pain in the backside so you have to resort to beating the xxxx out of it

Sep 18, 2017 | Apple Wireless Keyboard

1 Answer

Last battery is stuck in wireless keyboard casing


I am not an expert but I did fix this. First I drilled a small hole in the end of a battery. Second I used a long screw, any self tapping will work. Screwed into the battery a bit. Then pulled the screw with a pair of pliers. Out came the battery. Then, I cleaned out the battery compartment with a rotary tool attachment.

Feb 09, 2010 | Apple Wireless Keyboard

1 Answer

Logitech wireless keyboard not working


After changing the batteries and cleaning the corrosion out of the battery case, I pressed the connect button on the Logitech receiver, then the red restart button on the underside of the keyboard and it was fixed!

Mar 25, 2009 | Logitech Wireless Access Duo Optical...

3 Answers

Wireless keyboard no power


Try scraping at the positive battery terminals.  Worked for me.

Jan 25, 2009 | Apple Wireless Keyboard

Not finding what you are looking for?
Apple Wireless Keyboard Logo

Related Topics:

464 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Apple Computers & Internet Experts

Paul Carew

Level 3 Expert

3089 Answers

Martin Buck
Martin Buck

Level 2 Expert

86 Answers

Paul Bade

Level 3 Expert

1587 Answers

Are you an Apple Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...