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Old 31-05-2009, 04:23 AM   #1
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Hey everyone:

First off this forum is a the best!

My issue right now is I'm working with a Macbook Pro and I can't seem to figure out how to get my F number keys to respond to maya in what their supposed to?

Do I need to change something up in preferences or elsewhere??

Thanks again everyone

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Old 31-05-2009, 06:41 AM   #2
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Hi Kyoteart.

On the bottom left of your keyboard, you will see a key with "Fn" on it. This button activates the function keys when pressed. You must hold this key down in combination with the function key for it to work.

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Old 31-05-2009, 09:50 AM   #3
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You can reverse the way the F keys are used in the system perferences. (So you wont have to hold Fn anymore. You do need to hold Fn if you want to change the volume for example.)
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