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I'm in need of a space bar key cap from an Aluminum PowerBook G4
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seanyepez
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Mar 26, 2004, 12:42 AM
 
I don't really want to go through www.pbparts.com.

Has another vendor started selling key caps? Do any of you have a dead keyboard with a space bar I could have? I have a PayPal account and know how to use it.

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Mar 26, 2004, 07:17 AM
 
Go to Apple Store near you and ask a genius to give you a keycap if available. If you are lucky to meet a very kind genius you can get a keycap w/o any charge.
     
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Mar 28, 2004, 03:05 PM
 
one of the key on my old ibook broke off and my local apple reseller gave me a replacement key free. i think that is your best bet. if not that, if you have an old laptop, some models key's might fit.(if you don't mind h unmatching theme)
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Apr 23, 2004, 03:48 PM
 
My space bar key has developed a squeak. I'd like to take it off and inspect/clean it.

Can anyone tell me how to do it? Which side of the space bar should I lift from?

This is on a 15" Aluminum Powerbook.
     
   
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