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Tim Olson

Unknown Dialog: receive keystrokes from any application

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Hi folks, this just popped up for the first time after a Vectorworks update.  I'm on os x 10.15.5

 

Has anyone else seen this?  

 

 

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Hi Tim,

I am possibly out in Left field here but it might be due to Catalina and having to give some system permission again after an update.

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Yes, I got this this morning also. And no I don't know what it means or why it popped up.

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As you probably have seen since Mojave, macOS keeps tightening the security requirements for multiple applications, and some apps are using some Accessibility features.
From my research ( I haven't tested yet), it seems like the blocking issue can be related to Bluetooth devices more than keystrokes. Maybe a Bluetooth keyboard?
If you have a Bluetooth device, please let me know what it is. I found some information on the Logitech page describing the same behavior.

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