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0answers
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Where can I find the configuration file for keyboard shortcuts in 12.10?

Where can I find configuration file for keyboard shortcuts?
3
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1answer
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Remap shortcut to a single key cannot be used

I want to remap my workspace switcher shortcut to a single key, specifically the Page Up/Page Down keys for going to the top/bottom workspace. But Ubuntu will not let me do this using System settings ...
2
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1answer
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How to remove bound keys created in xbindkeys?

I'm a beginner. I used xbindkeys program to create a shortcut to my browser. The shortcut is Ctrl+1 a while back. I want to remove this shortcut. When I look in xbindkeys-config now, there are no ...
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1answer
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Can't bind Super + w in xbindkeys, all other combos work fine

I am trying to set key bindings for my mouse buttons with xbindkeys and I'd like to set one of them to spread the windows as if I'd pressed Super + w but for some reason this one won't bind properly ...
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2answers
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How can I prevent Unity from grabbing keybindings (allowing an application to handle them first)?

Note: the answer I've accepted works correctly in Precise Pangolin (12.04). It does not work correctly in Oneiric Ocelot. Original text: I have an application in which I want to use alt-F1 to access ...
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0answers
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Touch to launch multiple software instances under unity [closed]

I would like to change the touch/shortcut (middle mouse button or right+left at the same time) that launch a second time the application under unity. Example : -I have a touchpad without and the ...
2
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0answers
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Backspace keyboard shortcut for GTK+ [duplicate]

I am using Xubuntu and I am looking for a way to bind the backspace key with navigating to the parent directory of the current directory. I read in the Thunar documentation FAQ (at the bottom) that ...
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6answers
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How can I disable Ctrl+Q for all applications (system wide)?

A lot of applications like Firefox, Chrome etc, get closed when I accidentally press Ctrl+Q instead of Ctrl+W because of the proximity of the Q and W keys on the keyboard. Is there a way this shortcut ...