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I set my system input method to gcin with im-switcher.

But when I use some GNOME based application, such as gedit and gnome-terminal, my default input method is still Simple(i.e. I can type only English letter).

But in other applications, like Chrome, I can use gcin and everything works well.

Why does GNOME have a different input method setting? And how can I change it?

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I'm using ubuntu 11.10 – Lai Yu-Hsuan Feb 22 '12 at 18:12

You need to enable IBus and select the method of input. Restart X-server or reboot.

Right click on the applications when opened ie: Gedit, to change input method.

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Now I can select input method in context menu. But how to set it as default? – Lai Yu-Hsuan Feb 24 '12 at 3:15

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