Do you perhaps have keyboard commander enabled? It's in the voiceover utility. 
And by default I believe it uses the right option key. Mike that mess up the VO 
keys on the right side?
Mary


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> On Oct 30, 2014, at 8:58 AM, Henry Miller <he...@henryandangela.co.uk> wrote:
> 
> 
> 
> Hi David
> 
> Many thanks for your set of investigative instructions.
> 
> If I press the right command key and right option key plus F within Safari I
> go to the Google search page.  However, if I press the right command key
> plus the right shift key plus the letter A for the applications window there
> is just a clicking sound.  If I press the left command and left option keys
> and the letter A the applications menu is presented.
> 
> When I turn keyboard help on all the keys are spoken by VO, and I don't have
> boot camp on my machine.  
> 
> I do not know how to reboot.  Although I have a blue tooth keyboard, I don't
> know how to set up an external keyboard.
> 
> best wishes
> 
> Henry
> 
> 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: mac-access-boun...@mac-access.net
> [mailto:mac-access-boun...@mac-access.net] On Behalf Of David Griffith
> Sent: 30 October 2014 09:38
> To: OS X & iOS Accessibility
> Subject: Re: [Mac-access]: Right command and option keys not functioning?
> 
> A few investigative steps.
> Have you rebooted
> Have you an external keyboard to try and see if the problem   persists even
> with that
> Have you tried turning on keyboard help to see if there is any response from
> these keys?
> Do you have boot camp and tried  booting into Windows. ditto with Fusion
> If the key problem persists under Windows or disappears with an external
> keyboard it may be a hardware problem
> 
> David Griffith
>> On 29 Oct 2014, at 22:00, Henry Miller <he...@henryandangela.co.uk> wrote:
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> Hi
>> 
>> I am running Mavericks on a Mac Book Pro and the right command and option
>> keys appear not to be functioning .  However, the left command and option
>> keys are just fine when used in conjunction with other keys.  
>> 
>> Can anyone offer a solution?
>> 
>> Best wishes
>> 
>> Henry
>> 
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