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I have two languages. If I press Alt + Shift the language changes to Arabic. If I press it again, not due to English.

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Are you using Unity or Gnome? How did you add the language initially? – Mitch Jun 19 '12 at 3:54
Unity, from installation – Ahmed Saleh Jun 19 '12 at 5:17
Can you type in English? – Mitch Jun 19 '12 at 5:21

Did you try to manually change it via Preferences?

Can you give it a try? - Can you try to set a different Keyboard Shortcut?

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when i clicking on the first time the language changes and when I click the second time does not change EN > AR AR~EN – Ahmed Saleh Jun 20 '12 at 1:39

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