I have left the "unspaced" words so that you can have a feeling about theproblem. Sometimes they magically come back or start to work when I chaotically type them along with other normal working … i tried system restore and this did not fix the problem. Mouse Sometimes it gives me thespace,but most ofthetime is nospacebetween words. From then on, the shortcut worked even when using LeftShift+Spacebar. A keyboard with an inoperable space bar may be dirty, damaged or not connected properly to the computer. Hi, I have the same problem, F G and SPACE are not working or most of the time not working. I can use my laptop with an external keyboard successfully but so far haven't found a solution to the problem. Thanks for your help, Josue Spacebar. Civil picks up this spacebar entry, but after selecting the objects, I press space to confirm, and it takes 2, sometimes 3 spacebar keystrokes before it picks it up. But. This happens ALL the time when I make lists (not using numbers or bullets - so how it even knows it's a list is weird, but I figure it has some rule it has about list-making). ! Many thanks, Emily. Change the Setting (Space > Shift+Space > Space ...) > 'Shift+space' is working, but this can't pause the video. This phone is really junk. The text will simply not advance. Its terribly frustrating. Last few days i have noticed that when i type space bar does not always register clicks. From some point, when I press the space bar to preview an video, nothing happen.. I cleaned my keyboard with air pressure but the backspace key and spacebar are still intermittent problems. My space bar is not functioningright. Sometimes I managed to resolve the problem by restarting the computer after removing the battery. The keys of the line starting with QWERTY and backspcace keys and the spacebar worked intermittently. I have the strangest issue. i also started up the computer using "f11" and troubleshoot, taking me to the command prompt. I have problem with space bar in After Effects. This mainly only happens with flash player games (I really began to notice it on club penguin rewritten). Easy Spacebar Repair: I will show you how to easily and quickly repair a broken space bar. Most space bars have a piece of wire in them, to push down the bar evenly, however on older/cheaper keyboards, this bar will tend to come off. But it does not always work! I tried All things that I could do which people recommended to. True chinese junk!!! Unfortunately, no matter if I'm using left or right Ctrl+Spacebar, the shortcut does not work. There are simple fixes that may remedy the problem or determine if a greater problem exists. Strangely, my excel wasn't responding when using the Left Shift+Spacebar or Left Ctrl+Spacebar shortcuts for selecting an entire row/column. Hi, My enter, space bar and backspace keys have suddenly stopped working. I put the cursor in front of the text, hit the space bar but text doesn't advance. I've noticed that on online games, my spacebar doesn't work and sometimes my arrows stop working. Enter, space bar and backspace keys not working - Thinkpad X1 Carbon 2016-09-12, 11:36 AM. the space bar will not work there either, with the same exception - if i activate the caps lock, the space bar works, as it does in typing this message. They work perfectly everywhere else (Minecraft, word, in the web browser, etc). Can anyone give any advice? Poor phone call quality, microphone muffled, wifi and bluetooth range is terrible, phone is laggy, gets hot too often, back cover partly detached itself. This is why I have been receiving hilarious messages like, “Kevin.My.Spacebar.Is.Not.Working” or “My_Spacebar_is_not_working” and even “Myspacebarisnotworking” among other variations that indicate the users are really suffering with this problem. I tried.. 1. restart the program. According to Microsoft, the first thing to check on a malfunctioning keyboard is the keyboard's USB connection to the computer. 2. What can I do about this problem? But, then I tried the RightShift+Spacebar and it worked. When using any command requiring the selection of objects (trim, extend, so on), I enter the command and press space as usual. The spacebar is also used as a gaming key to handle the most common actions.