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After upgrading my Ubuntu MATE to 18.04, I can't login at the screen that says "Please unlock disk sda_crypt". When I switch to a console-like screen by pressing ESC, I see the following messages. ...

I'm having a strange problem with Terminator: The keyboard shortcuts work for the default keyboard layout (in my case, German) just fine. But when I switch the keyboard layout using Super+Space (to ...

I need to use Numlock to switch between keyboard layouts. Any way to achieve this with Xmodmap or Xbindkeys? I tried setxkbmap -layout but it doesn't seem to provide a "switch between" functionality....

I use 2 keyboard layouts de1 and de2. Regularly, I try out d2 and close the lid. Upon reopening I need to log in again but I can only do so via de2. I can click on the little indicator to switch ...

I bought a fancy-looking mechanical keyboard in Korea. In general, it works really well except for one thing - even though it has Alt and Ctrl keys on its right side, these keys do not generate the ...

i use laptop but i want to use external usb keyboard for more convenient works. i know that lot of people have problem with this ctrl, alt and super key register as shift. and they all seem successful ...

In KDE I would like to add the EU flag to the layout switcher for the EurKey layout: Is this possible (without recompiling anything)? P.S.: The above is on Kubuntu 18.04, but I am quite sure that a ...

I'm using Xubuntu 18.04 and I'm using an Italian keyboard layout. Until 17.10, I had to manually set up the Alt Gr key with the xmodmap command with the following command: xmodmap -e "keycode 108 = ...

This is from a bug I reported that never got a response. That was a 11.10 upgrade and now with a Precise upgrade, the issue continues with the Precise upgrade. Symptom I can't add alternative ...

All of a sudden when I'm using my computer Ubuntu will start interpreting the super key as control and vice versa. It only happens to my external keyboard (Kinesis Advantage); the built-in laptop ...

I have tried searching for Google IME (Sinhala language) for Ubuntu but it's not available for Linux. I found the iBus tool which is kinda similar to Google Sinhala IME. I have 3 main keyboards ...

I wanted to modify several layouts to make them phonetic (асдф and ასდფ where asdf are), and add some missing letters in the Georgian keyboard. I checked the following threads, among others: http://...

Since the last update (to 18.04, Bionic Beaver) the keyboard layout on login screen changed. I asked here on how to deal to the details. (And I wrote anything I already tried.) Basically, all keys ...

I would like to use the Colemak keyboard layout. In previous versions of Ubuntu (16, 17), it has been available as an input source. I just installed 18.04 LTS (into VMWare player) and Colemak is not ...

I found Keyboards Shortcuts but it only accepts combos with 3 buttons (Ctrl+Shift+?), even for those where originally only 2 buttons are used (like original combo Super + Space). So I can't change ...

Is there a pre-assigned keyboard shortcut for switching between different keyboard layouts in Ubuntu Mate?

How can I add a custom compose key sequence? For example, I would like Compose, |, > to type the ▸ symbol. I have tried adding the following to ~/.XCompose: # Import default rules from the ...

I recently upgraded to Lubuntu 15.1 (previously had 14.04) and have installed two keyboard layouts: fr-fr and en-us. I can change between the layouts with setxkbmap, but setting the toggle option with ...

I am using a Mac with an Apple Wireless Keyboard - French. I have installed Ubuntu as virtual machine by VMware Fusion. The keyboard setting of Ubuntu is as follows: And the preview is not exactly ...

I run Ubuntu on a DELL XPS 13 notebook that has an US keyboard configured as US international. After upgrading to version 13.10 I can no loger get a cedilla by typing '+C. Instead, I get a "ć". What ...

I have just upgraded to Bionic Beaver (18.04) from Xenial and after a dabble in GNOME3 I decided to go back to Unity (I prefer having app indicators and a HUD). My keyboard layout is set to US ...

1. How do I globally map Caps Lock to AltGr? I don't need CapsLock and rather would like to have an easy access AltGr Key there 2. I want to map all movement keys to vim-like positions AltGr+F = ...

I've been having trouble with my Ubuntu Laptop. At first it seemed that ALT is pressed all the time (especially while using Eclipse). Somehow that fixed itself after I tried a lot of things. Now my ...

For that I need to type English, French and Chinese, I'm using fcitx to manage the Chinese input methods and I need to change the keyboard layout very often. I've checked the option "Show the input ...

In mysql console client, when I try to enter anything in russian i get nothing. Cursor does not move at all. If I copy this: select * from test where f like '%тест%' I just get this: select * from ...

How do I type an L with stroke or ł, which appears notably in Polish, when using the us-intl-altgr keyboard mapping for X? More generally, is there a way to find out systematically how I can produce a ...

I have the following problem. My keyboard works just fine in editors like vim or LibreOffice, but I can't make it work in google-chrome. Whenever I type something in a form and I want to use special ...

Is there anyway to create shortcuts for functions like Home, End, Pg Up, Pg Down, etc? I frequently use the aforementioned keys, however those keys are only available when the numpad is disabled - ...

I'm new to Linux and I am having trouble with Ubuntu 14.04 keyboard shortcuts like Alt+Tab to switch between applications and Alt+Shift to change the keyboard layout. Can anyone help please?

I am using two different keyboard layouts, English US and Hungarian. I use them interchangeably, sometimes I type in Hungarian, my native, but often I use the US layout, especially for the terminal. I ...

I updated my Ubuntu to 18.04 and now when I change the input language (either with the shortcut or by selecting the language from the top right) the scroll lock toggles, which causes my keyboard to ...

I have installed Lubuntu 11.10 for it's much lighter than Ubuntu itself with Unity, but I have serious problem. I need to put another keyboard layout- Bulgarian, but I simply can't do it. Tried a lot ...

Dead keys for accents (like â, è, ç) stopped working in LibreOffice and Pidgin after I upgraded to Ubuntu 16.04.

I am connecting to a new install of Ubuntu 12.04 via remote desktop (after installing xrdp). Everything seems to work fine except that the keyboard mapping is for US rather than UK. I have looked at ...

Whenever I change language layout, this notification appears and after 3 seconds disappear and I do not want to see this notification.

I was able to find and configure the English (US, International with dead keys) keyboard on every version of Ubuntu so far, but I really couldn't find it on the new 18.04. Did they remove it ...

I am experiencing a bug. I am using Ubuntu GNOME 17.10 18.04 (see edit below), currently under Wayland (but the bug was already there a few years ago, under Xorg). I have got two keyboard layouts ...

Is there a keylock indicator applet for Xfce panel (preferably native to Xfce)? I have almost switched to Xfce, except for this!

I installed a fresh installation of ubuntu bionic 18.04Lts. When I press key '3' I get '3' as output. But When I press Shift + '3', expected is '#' but I get nothing. More problem: Sometimes ...

I want to bind Super+I/J/K/L keys to arrows. Let say if I press Super+I it would be the same as pressing ↑. If I press Super+K it would be the same as pressing ↓. I have edited /usr/share/X11/xkb/...

I know this looks like a question that must've already been answered, but I've looked everywhere for a solution. I'm running ubuntu 17.10 on an 80-key dell Inspiron 11 and I'm trying to add the ...

I have a US keyboard by I'm using a British keyboard layout. The US keyboard doesn't physically have the keys \ (backslash) and | (vertical bar). I'd like to remap them to Alt # and Alt ~ ...

I want to edit my keyboard layouts, because randomly? my keyboard layout will switch from 'English (Canada)' to 'English', completely screwing up how I type, and the only way I have found to fix it is ...

I have just upgraded from Ubuntu MATE 16.04 LTS to Ubuntu MATE 18.04 LTS (via sudo do-release-upgrade). The system UI language is English, but I have a non-US keyboard and selected the corresponding ...

My period key recently broke and I've been trying to figure out how to make another key act as it so that I can continue using my keyboard. I never use my right shift or right alt so if there is a way ...

I need some help with the new onscreen Keyboard in Gnome 3.28.1 I recently installed Bionic Beaver on my Yoga 700_14-isk I use English, German and Korean without any problems on my hardware keyboard, ...

In Ubuntu 16, there was a hotkey option in the keyboard settings named something like "special key", which allowed me to type characters like <>{} By default I have to type those characters by ...

I have a few VMs running under VMWare ESXi running on a HP DL380P g6 server. I access my management network on IP 192.168.0.20 my client PC which runs windows 10. The VMs themselves are headless ...

I was using Ubuntu 16.04. There it was so easy to change the text entry option. setting>text entry> But when I switch to Ubuntu 18.04 I can't find such option. So how can I write in another ...

I have a standard Japanese keyboard (JIS) in my laptop. but this layout does not appear in Settings > Region & Language > Input sources. All of them seem to have the following ...

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