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Das Keyboard does not require the installation of a software driver. It is plug and play:
Das Keyboard for Mac is compatible with all Macs. OSX Mountain Lion Dictation default shortcut 'fn fn' is not backward compatible with Das Keyboard for Mac. However customers can choose a different shortcut to activate dictation such as 'command command' and more. To choose a different shortcut, simply open 'System Preference > Dictation & Speech' and select the new shortcut.
Apple Mac OS X will recognize the PC Das Keyboard automatically.
Mac users can swap the command/control/options keys to match the Mac keyboard layout using the Mac OS X keyboard control panel.Preferred: Mac OS X keyboard preferences control panel. Check out our video to help you map the command/option keys using the Apple system preferences.
Here are the keyboard mappings:
|Function on Mac||PC keyboard||Apple keyboard|
|eject secondary cd||alt F12||option eject|
|power key||control F12 (long)||control eject|
If you have a Das Keyboard with a split USB cable ending in two USB connectors, it is possible to use the keyboard as long as the connector with the keyboard icon on it is connected to your computer. If you want the USB hub to work, you will need to plug in the connector marked HUB.
If you purchased a key set, we have a video to show you how to install it.
If you encounter a squeaky key on your keyboard we have instructions to help you fix it.
Besides being a typing machine, keyboards have a tendency to attract dust, crumbs and stuff. Let's call it DCS - that’s the technical term. From time to time, your keyboard will need a little cleaning.
Some users reported an issue with Vista. Please read on to see if it applies to your configuration.
Problem: The keyboard stops working when Vista switches users, resumes from sleep or hibernation, or exits a remote control session.
Solution: Here is the Microsoft knowledge base article and software fix: