I'm still not used to it, and I've had my MBP since August.  I much prefer the 
keyboard on my 2013 MBA.
Cheers,
Donna

> On Mar 6, 2018, at 2:12 AM, Simon Fogarty <si...@blinky-net.com> wrote:
> 
> Donna,
>  
> Yeah I find it to flat and very little definition
>  
> I spent a couple of hours using one yesterday and it really takes a lot of 
> getting use to.
>  
> From: macvisionaries@googlegroups.com 
> <mailto:macvisionaries@googlegroups.com> <macvisionaries@googlegroups.com 
> <mailto:macvisionaries@googlegroups.com>> On Behalf Of Donna Goodin
> Sent: Tuesday, 6 March 2018 12:37 AM
> To: macvisionaries@googlegroups.com <mailto:macvisionaries@googlegroups.com>
> Subject: Re: More About Buying My First Mac
>  
> I agree with Simon here.  I am not a fan of the MBP keyboard.  I find it more 
> difficult to orient to the keyboard, and I make many more typos than I did on 
> my 2013 Air..
> Cheers,
> Donna
> On Mar 5, 2018, at 1:32 AM, Simon Fogarty <si...@blinky-net.com 
> <mailto:si...@blinky-net.com>> wrote:
>  
> Hi Rhonda,
>  
> I’ve only had a shortish time with the pro mac book with touch bar so can’t 
> really say a lot other than, go to a store if you can and have a look at one 
> to get the feel of them.
>  
> One of the things I’m not currently a fan of is the flatness of the keyboards 
> in the new mac books be they the new Macbook 12 inch or the 13 and 15 inch 
> mac book pros,
>  
> Give them a try and see which one feels better for you then go back to apple 
> and price what your after.
>  
> Good luck.
>  
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> <mailto:macvisionaries@googlegroups.com>> On Behalf Of Rhanda Hasley
> Sent: Monday, 5 March 2018 5:32 AM
> To: macvisionaries@googlegroups.com <mailto:macvisionaries@googlegroups.com>
> Subject: More About Buying My First Mac
>  
> Hi All,
>  
> Thank you for your very informative and helpful responses to my questions. I 
> can definitely see the advantages of buying an Air, but as has been 
> mentioned, Mac will discontinue this model at some point.  I mostly plan on 
> doing e-mail, web surfing, and word processing, but might also like to do 
> some recording, and utilize this computer to do work from home.  I also like 
> to chat on line with Skype and maybe other programs.  For years, I’ve used a 
> Windows desktop and would like a machine that’s powerful, yet portable.
>  
> Whether I get the Air or the Pro, would there be any other advantages to a 
> unit with a touch bar, other than easy insertion of emojis and Touch ID?  
> That’s something I’ve not gotten into yet, and honestly don’t think I’d be 
> doing it too much.  A couple of friends have indicated that units with touch 
> bars have a better processing speed, but is that really significant or 
> necessary?  In looking at Macs recently, I notice that ones without touch 
> bars have the function keys that we’re used to on Windows computers, but the 
> other ones use the FN and other keys to simulate these functions. 
>  
> Will keep looking, but meanwhile, thanks for your valuable input.  Should you 
> have any other questions, please let me know.
>  
> Rhanda
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