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Sometimes, when I press Alt-F4, a stream of “p”s is generated

Sometimes, when I press Alt-F4 to close a program or window, the computer starts acting as if I'm holding down the P key, which creates lag and hijacks whatever text field is in focus. Why is this ...
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Input Not Supported Xubuntu 12.04 LTS

Need Help with my Machine Because Every time I turn on my machine I always get this error Input Not Supported and it takes a little bit of time then immediately it will pop directly to user login.. ...
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How to get the Input and output in a terminal to a text file? [duplicate]

I want to create a text file which will add each command I am going to run on the terminal as a new line entry in the text file. i.e., I need to keep a record of what are the things I'm doing in the ...
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No input while using Xorg in (L)Ubuntu 14.04

I can't get any input device to work while Xorg is running on Ubuntu 14.04 (also tried 12.04). The system is running on ARM (armhf) device. The USB keyboard and USB mouse works perfectly fine in text ...
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Chrome randomly misses keyboard input

I run Ubuntu 14.10 on Asus Zenbook UX32VD. I have a clean, new installation. I've installed Chrome from the Chrome website. It's of version 38.0.2125.122 (64-bit). My problem is that it stops ...
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Headset appearing as only input, tried so many things to fix and out of ideas. ubuntu 14.04

I have searched googled for a very long time, I am about ready to start pulling my hair out. I have headset with built in mic, no matter what USB port I use it only shows as a Mic in Sound Settings ...
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Sound input settings not being saved?

I can't seem to get the input settings to save. Ubuntu knows that my mic is there. Here is the same problem that I am having: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Q9EQvLl_rA&feature=youtu.be I have a ...
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nrerror: root must be bracketed by zbrent

What doe the error below mean? nrerror:root must be bracketed by zbrent STOP program terminated by nrerror I get it when running a model with some inputs.
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Random character input starts after typing during short freezes

I've been experiencing a weird behavior with some applications (e. g. Skype), since I updated my Ubuntu to 13.10 and now to Ubuntu 14.04. When my computer "freezes" due to high CPU usage and I happen ...
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Pen input and software backing

Will ubuntu phones have hardware support and software backing for pen like in microsoft surface and samsung note ?
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Anthy Ubuntu 14.04 update

So I've updated to 14.04 and Anthy does work in that I can type Japanese. Thing is - everything I type goes into a little input box rather than straight into the field I'm typing in. In firefox ...
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Redirect input from file

I'm writing a script (TEST.sh) that must run another script (TASK.sh)... Task.sh need two input... so I was thinking to redirect input from a file (I need to automize everything)... So, I was using ...
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Typing is extremely sluggish/choppy after upgrading to 14.04

Last night I upgraded to 14.04. Since then, typing text has been almost unbearably unresponsive. Double letters often pop up, while letters are skipped at other times. The worst happens in Terminal, ...
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Trackball w/ 4 buttons: how to remap one of buttons to double click?

I've got Kensington Slimblade trackball which I've used at my workplace on Windows for past several years. Today it moved to my house and I'm curious if I'm able to configure mouse buttons with ...
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Digital pen or smart pen which has support for ubuntu 14.04

I am looking for a digital pen to take handwritten notes which can be later transferred to computer to edit or save. All the available digital pen comes with their own software and they support ...
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How to fix a gstreamer error

I upgraded to 14.04 and now gstreamer is not working. What I am trying to accomplish is to hear the audio input on my computer coming from a ham radio. This is the command that I am using: gst-launch ...
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microphone input volume is too low, 14.04

Microphone input volume is too low, so that the other part, while on video call, can hardly hear me! Lonovo laptop g570. card 0: PCH [HDA Intel PCH], device 0: CX20590 Analog [CX20590 Analog] ...
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Key input lag when typing

I have recently installed ubuntu 14.04 (and before that I had the same problem with 12.04) on a Dell inspiron 9400 Intel Core 2 Duo T7200. But when I am trying to type something the keys do sometimes ...
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Firefox problem with ubuntu Font when default

My Firefox browser is the only browser I know renders site input tags differently, Every other browser (including other Firefox browser renders input tags the same way). See the picture for the ...
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Disabling touch screen only temporary

I have a problem in that my touch screen is cracked, and so the mouse moves to continually click up and down the crack, which means I can get very little done on my laptop unless I'm in the BIOS. Not ...
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Can't type non-english characters in certain places

In certain text fields I can't type non-english characters at all (I type a character, nothing happens). Examples are: Unity dash search field Chromium address bar Pidgin message box Gajim message ...
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Sound Input/Output w/ Mudita24 and Delta 1010LT

I have a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (64-bit) with an M-Audio delta 1010LT soundcard. I installed Mudita24 which allowed me to hear system sounds and applications once I turned up the DAC ...
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Access terminal stdin when it's the source of the bash script itself

This is slightly messy to explain. I have a script that I want to deploy like this: curl -Ls example.com/myscript.sh | bash The trouble is the script reads from standard input like so: echo "You ...
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TVHeadEnd on Pi saying “No input detected”

This is my first time posting on here. I had a ubuntu 12.04.3LTS server running TVHeadEnd, with a RPi as the frontend. Everything was working fine, i then went and brought myself a little Dell ...
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FSPPS/2 Sentelic FingerSensing Pad incorrectly detected as mouse?

Just installed 12.04.3 desktop and am having trouble getting this laptop's touchpad to work correctly. At the moment, the two main problems are as follows: Because the system is picking it up as a ...
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R.A.T 3 gaming mouse not responding in Ubuntu 13.10

as the title says I can't get my Madcatz Mad Catz R.A.T 3 mouse to work in Ubuntu 13.10. When I follow this youtube video right here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0ScDa8Qqqgc All that happens is ...
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Is it possible to add personalised composite key combinations to Unity?

I think that there are some gaping holes in what composite key combinations currently exist. For example: while (comp)/O produces Ø and (comp)cO gives Ǒ for some reason (comp):O does not produce ...
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Shortcut keys for change of input sources doesn't work

I have He and De as input source. According to the settings menu the shortcut for changing the input source should be "super + space". I understand that "super" is identical with the "Windows key". ...
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Mapping MIDI to hotkeys and other functions (13.04)

I use macbook (snow leopard) with controllermate on it but when I am on my rig (ubuntu 13.04) I can use midi in applications but still have not found a way to map keyboard functions to MIDI input. im ...
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Keybinding for mousewheel while mousepointer is over background

In ubuntu 12.04 I would like to bind mousewheel-up/down in unity to a command, but only when the mousepointer is over the background. Obviously if the pointer is over a window, it has focus. Is there ...
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How to disable input device?

How to disable input device in Ubuntu? I have tried blacklisting modules in /etc/modprobe.d, but it seems not working with my laptop.
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iBus Japanese input Anthy does not work in Chrome after upgrade to Ubuntu 13.10 - what's wrong ?

My Chrome version is 31.0.1650.63. After the upgrade to 13.10 I struggled to get the Anthy (iBus) input back and working. I thought I had at last but now I discovered that it works pretty much ...
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Wacom Bamboo CTH-300 issues

I am running Ubuntu 13.10 and am having issues with my Wacom Bamboo model CTH-300. The built in GUI to configure Wacom input devices doesn't recognize my Bamboo tablet at all. When I issue - dmesg | ...
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Forms not working properly

I am Website Designer. I created an input text box through Blue Fish HTML Editor. But when I previewed in Firefox it is showing overlapped to next column. But in windows same browser is showing ...
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Audio Input to Audio Output

my Audio output is broken, but i also have an audio input which i dont need,is there any chance that i could change them so the input will be the output? Nice Greeting Maria PS: Sorry for my bad ...
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Buzzing sound when speaker idle

i just installed Ubuntu, and am a new user. There is this constant buzzing noise coming from the speakers, when idle. When i play music, the sound goes away, and i hear the music fine. I tried a few ...
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Roccat Isku FX Multicolor - Color change

I want to buy a Roccat Isku FX Multicolor as replacement for my G15. Will the color be saved after configuration (Windows Software)? After changing the color to green or to orange, will the same ...
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Can't Purge X Updates PPA Because / is Treated as a Space?

sudo ppa-purge ppa:ubuntu-x-swat/x-updates I've tried running that command... several times. Copy/pasted it, manually typed it, tried it in XTerm and Terminal, to no avail. The output is always: ...
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Automatically enter input in command line

I'm running a script that it requests entering 'y' on each operation, I am looking for a solution like $ ./script < echo 'yyyyyyyyyyyyyy' to pass all my inputs in one time.
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specify non-printing keys as input to shell command

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Server 64 I have a shell script that runs in unattended mode. The script executes a command that displays a curses/ncurses UI which normally expects the user to navigate a menu via ...
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Onscreen keyboard like behaviour of regular keyboard

When I hold down a key on a regular keyboard, the key gets repeated over and over. I do see the advantages of that for an electrical typewriter. On Android (and other glass pecking devices) when I ...
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Touch screen not recognize by Ubuntu 13.04

I have a Lenovo C315 10038: after install Ubuntu 13.04 64bits i've installed sudo apt-get install xserver-xorg-input-* and nothing this is the infor from lsusb, lspci, xinput commands xinput ⎡ ...
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Configure ibus to generate “à” using Compose + a + `

I would like to have ibus work like to corresponding system in OS X. In order to get an "à" in a text field I want to make these steps: I press the Compose key I press the a key (an "a" appear in ...
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Sensor bar (Wiimote like) doesn't work

I recently bought a sensor bar to play Wii games on my Ubuntu 12.04, but it doesn't work. It shows as "D_R_M Magic Sport Bar" on applications, and the dmesg output is: [118124.192142] input: D_R_M ...
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How do I configure fcitx googlepinyin IM?

I've installed the fcitx googlepinyin wrapper IM, opened the "fcitx configure tool" and can't seem to add any input methods. Am I missing something? Any other recommendations for a pinyin input ...
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Input not supported. Please help!

I rebooted my computer running Ubuntu 12.04 and now I'm getting an "input not supported" or "mode not supported" (depending on which monitor i hook my computer up to). I understand this is because of ...
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No Audio input device will work [duplicate]

I am a very new user of Ubuntu and am not very tech savy at all! I have just installed Ubuntu 12.10 and am trying to set up skype on my Dell Inspiron 6400. My Mikomi DC-7120 webcam works but audio ...
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Input text at the cursor (in any window)

I need to be able to input some text (constant) at the cursor of any window by pressing a defined shortcut (I know this is specific to a window manager, so this isn't part of the question). I.e. I'm ...
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Internal mic not working with Skype 4.0.0.8 in12.04

I installed Skype 4.0.0.8 in my Lubuntu 12.04. The internal mic is not working, while the external mic is. At the same time, other recording software (like gnome sound recorder, audacity or guvcview) ...
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Problem in redirecting standard input and output

I want to take backup of my mysql data using mysqldump. I have three files containing names of mysql tables line by line. My script has this line - mysqldump -h localhost -uroot --lock-tables=false ...