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Suddenly the Gedit shortcuts stopped working. For example, Ctrl+F, instead of finding a string makes the cursor to the next character. Ctrl+H now has the same functionality as backspace. I tried uninstalling and reinstalling gedit, removing plugins, removing preference files etc, but nothing has worked.

Has anybody experienced the same issue? If so, what is the solution? I am using Precise Pangolin, everything is updated to their latest verions.

Thank you in advance.

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Founnd this problem solved on the Ubuntu Forums site at this link

To summarise, in gnome-tweak-tool the keybinding theme was set to "Emacs" in gnome-tweak-tool. Switched it to "Default" and everything works.

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