Do you own a MacBook? Do you face issues with your MacBook keyboard? One of the most frustrating issues can be your MacBook keyboard typing the wrong characters. However, this issue can be because of driver problems, language settings, or any sort of hardware problem.

Therefore, in this article, we have discussed some tips on how we can help MacBook users overcome this issue. They are as follows:

  1. Check Language Settings
  2. Change Keyboard Layout
  3. Update Keyboard Driver
  4. Clean your Keyboard
  5. Replace Keyboard
  6. Conclusion to MacBook keyboard typing wrong characters

Check Language Settings 

The first step to fixing your MacBook’s wrong output issues is to check the language settings. Click the language icon on the taskbar, which resembles the letter A. Then click language preferences and make sure the language you want to use is set to default input settings.

However, if the language you want to use does not exist there, then click “Add a language” to add the required language and set it as the default.

Change Keyboard Layout 

Once the first step is completed, the next step is to change the keyboard layout. In order to do that, go to the language preferences section and then click on the keyboard preferences. Select the input method, and select a keyboard layout that matches the language you prefer.

If you don’t see the keyboard layout required, click “Add a keyboard” to add it.

Update Keyboard Driver

Moreover, after changing your language settings and keyboard layout if this issue still persists. Then, it is time to update the keyboard driver. To update the keyboard driver go to the search bar and search for device manager. 

Click on the device manager and see the keyboard driver option under the keyboard category. Right-click on this option and select “update driver”. 

Clean your Keyboard 

If the above steps are followed and you still do not see any changes, then it can be because of a hardware issue. There can be dirt present in the keyboard, you will have to use compressed air to blow out this dirt. 

Once this dirt is blown out, use a soft cloth to remove any remaining dust or dirt.

Replace your Keyboard 

If any of the above solutions do not work out, then the only way is to replace the keyboard. The keyboard can be replaced at our store iFix India. iFix India provides the best MacBook keyboard replacement services in Bangalore.

Conclusion to MacBook keyboard typing wrong characters

In Conclusion, follow the above steps to overcome the MacBook typing error issue. You can also visit our store iFix India. We are located in Bangalore. We have more than 5 stores in Bangalore. In Koramangala, Kammanahalli, Marathahalli, Indiranagar 100 Feet Road and BEL Road.

We have industry experts with over 8 years of experience in dealing with Apple products. We provide our customers with genuine OEM parts which are supplied to us by original manufacturers.  

Call us at +91 7676400900 or visit our website,, to fill up the form. You can call us to book an appointment or walk into our store anytime. Our experts will guide you from diagnosis to price quotation.