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How can I find ibus-googlepinyin?

I have installed googlepinyin input in ubuntu 14.04 LTS. But I can't find the googlepinyin input in the IBus Preference setting as following: I have selected an input method in the settings and I ...
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FCITX pinyin input menu doesnt appear

I ham running fcitx in 15.04 XFCE Ubuntu (XUbuntu) and my fcitx daemon is working fine for both Chewing and Google Pinyin input, however the menu with pinyin entries never shows up when I type. So for ...
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Can't get into desktop after messing with input method settings

I wanted to use fcitx as the input method framework in Xubuntu desktop and made the changes using im-config. After the change I restarted X Server and can't get into desktop. I tried rebooting, ...
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Prevent fcitx autostart

I would like to prevent the fcitx input method selection tool from starting automatically. I have an up-and-running fcitx with Chinese sogoupinyin installed on my system. If I restart the computer ...
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Can't add new input method

I use Ubuntu with LXDE and it's version is 14.04 LTS. Whenever I try to edit my input methods I can remove them but I can't add a new one. I have only English input method and I want to add Turkish ...
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Typing chinse pinyin is borked

So in chinse, the phrase "How are you?" in pinyin is: nihaoma? However, when I try to enter it in, I get this: And the words are broken. Also, the text "so" is: zheme However, it comes ...
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uni gitanjali in lubuntu

In Ubuntu we have multiple choice to type in Bengali language. We change our keyboard to Bornona, uni gitanjali, or some other. But in Lubuntu it is a kind of pain. Is there any option so that I can ...
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Can Ubuntu have any Input Tool for typing?

In windows we have Microsoft Indic Tool and Google Input Tool for typing. And in Ubuntu we use google input tool in browser only. Can Ubuntu have any Ubuntu Indic or Input Tool for typing. If yes how ...
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Removed input method icon still in system tray

Well, as ibus-pinyin didn't work well in my ubuntu14.04 system, so I uninstalled it and install ibus-libpinyin instead(later I replace it with Google pinyin method). Everything goes well except the ...
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Tamil phonetic typing in edubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

i trying follow yours step to setup tamil phonetic in edubuntu 14.04. But i still cannot get tamil phonetic in text entry list. may i get your advice sir.
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Input source of Text entry Ubuntu 15.04 unavailable

I've installed the ibus-unikey package, but I can't use Vietnamese (Unikey) (Ibus) Method. It's not available. I tried to remove and reinstall the package, but this problem happens again. Please see ...
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When Chinese ibus input is on, selecting text on Firefox textareas makes the text disappear

The selected text does not have be Chinese characters, any character just disappears. The problem happens both on: mouse drag ctrl + A selection methods. I installed the Chinese input through ...
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Create custom table based input in FCITX

To be able to input common Unicode characters, I want to create my own input method. I would like to use FCITX, because I am already using it for Sogou-pinyin. I have tried to follow the guide here ...
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Custom composer key combination + Anthy

I am able to use custom composer key sequence like described here: How can I add a custom compose key sequence? Using this method needs to export GTK_IM_MODULE="xim". But doing so will disable IBus ...
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Input method doesn't work in unity webapps

I've installed a Chinese input method. It works perfectly in Firefox, terminal and so on. But it doesn't work in unity webapps like Twitter, Facebook messenger and Telegram desktop as well. Is there ...
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How to configure keyboard layout for fcitx-mozc input method?

I installed fcitx input method framework and the Mozc input method for Japanese (package fcitx-mozc) following instruction at ...
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how to type special characters in wijesekara layout ? [duplicate]

I have used wijesekara layout with windows xp. at there i could use alt+num to type the keys that are not in the keyboard. but now in ubuntu wijesekara layout it seems that this doesn't work. how can ...
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lubuntu 14.10: Coniguration for anthy/Japanese input

I have a fresh install of lubuntu 14.10. Unfortunately, I cannot find the configuration for enabling the hiragana-input (any longer). Previously, I had no problems setting it up on lubuntu 13.10, and ...
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Ubuntu Studio 14.04.01 input method app missing in notification area

I just installed Ubuntu Studio 14.04.1 on a machine but I don't see the input method app in tray like in the normal ubuntu distro. How do I enable it? There is no such option to display it in the ...
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Where can I retrieve the character Map of IPA input method?

I am struggling to figure out how to use IPA input method on Xubuntu 14.0. I am able to change the input method only into the terminal (that could be fine) but how can I understand how to type the ...
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The application Keyboard input Methods has closed unexpectedly

I get this message: "The application Keyboard input Methods has closed unexpectedly" immediately After I log in. It has been happening more recently. Please help, Thanks
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IM-Config head / tail error

Trying to change my Input Method with im-config outputs this after I select and save what I want to use. head: error reading ‘adt-bundle-linux-x86_64-20140702’: Is a directory tail: error reading ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 Cyrillic Doesn't Function

I'm using the gnome shell and i have setup my keyboard layouts to EN(us) and BG(bulgarian traditional phonetic) but the when i switch to BG it still type on en(qwerty). Any suggestions?
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Google Pinyin - See full list of characters

I am using Google Pinyin (Traditional Chinese IME) on Ubuntu 14.04. I have several issues with it. The main issue is that I cannot see a full list of characters. I can only choose how many are ...
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Customizing the keyboard layout: Associating Muhenkan to modifier Mod3

I use xmonad, and I always used xmodmap with the following script clear Lock add Control = Caps_Lock keysym Caps_Lock = Control_L clear Mod3 add Mod3 = Muhenkan while I can live without caps lock ...
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How to type Sinhala, Tamil or other Asian languages in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

If you used Google input tools to type in Asian languages when using Microsoft Windows, you might wonder how to do it in Ubuntu...
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Tamil phonetic typing

The methods described to turn on phonetic typing is not worked in Ubuntu 14.04. I'm unable to see keyboard input methods in dash even after installing ibus-m17n . When clicking input method in dash, ...
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Ibus input method preferences window not showing in Ubuntu 14.04

After installing IBUS and pinyin input method, I want to set the preferences for this particular input method. It should be something like "Using Traditional Characters in the IBus Pinyin IME" in this ...
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unable to remove text entry from systray

I am using Ubuntu 14 and I have created a custom ibus m17n(.mim file) input source and everything was working fine. But now I am unable to delete it ( it doesn't show up in Text Entry settings), ...
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What is the “Input Method” application used for?

"Input Method" or "Im-Config" is an application installed by default on 14.04. What does it do? What do people typically use it for? Why did ubuntu see it as necessary to install by default on their ...
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Input methods missing in gnome-terminal context menu

On ubuntu 14.04. For gnome-terminal, I right click in the terminal window I get the context men but without Input Methods. What should I do to have it there?
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How do I remove the “Switch Input Method” icon from my desktop?

There is a small icon in the corner of my screen in Lubuntu 12.04. It looks like this: The computer runs a display monitor and I need to remove the icon, I can drag it around including off the ...
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Problems with Ibus & Ibus-hangul in Kubuntu 14.04

I am relatively new to Linux, but I have had Ibus working with Hangul (Korean) input in the past with Linux Mint 16 & Ubuntu 14.04 I have just installed Kubuntu 14.04 but can't get Ibus to run ...
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Which one is better to support multilingual environment on linux virtual terminal? [closed]

I want to make multilingual console/terminal environment on Ubuntu12.04 LTS. In detail, I'm going to input and display CJK(Chinese, Japanese, Korean) on virtual console/terminal. After some of web ...
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Xububtu trusty - cannot switch to other input methods when logged in with subsequently accounts created

I encounter this strange behaviour with xubuntu trusty. I have set up ibus for inputting Chinese and Japanese for the first user account created during installation. Everything works as expected. ...
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How do I get rid of this Anthy toolbar?

I toggle between writing in Japanese and English on my computer, usitng Anthy and iBus. I just recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 on two computers, and set up my language input options the same as I have ...
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Can't use QWERTY layout after make IBus work with Dvorak layout after reboot

To keep my Input Method (Bogo or Unikey) of IBus working with Dvorak keyboard layout after reboot, I use sudo dpkg-reconfigure keyboard-configuration to set keyboard as Dvorak, and go to tab Advance ...
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xim and Japanese/Chinese input methods

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 and I normally use Bépo keyboard layout which requires xim to work properly. I would like to be able to write in Japanese and Chinese. Is there a simple method to use both xim ...
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How to enter Arabic superscript and subcript alef in keyboard?

How to insert Arabic character for superscript alef (like in هٰ) and subscript alef (like in هٖ) from keyboard directly? Are they commonly used in Arabic or only used in Mushaf Uthmani of The Holy ...
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13.10's Text Entry Settings are missing some input methods in GNOME Flashback

I added the input method "Chinese (Pinyin)" in "Text Entry Settings" while using Unity. However, when I now login with "GNOME Flashback" or "GNOME with Xmonad", "Chinese (Pinyin)" does no longer show ...
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Keyboard configuration

I recently upgraded to unbuntu 13.10, and I have trouble configuring my keyboard. This is driving me crazy... I have an apple aluminium keyboard, swiss french layout. I don't understand how things ...
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Which is the default input method in application in Ubuntu Gnome 13.10?

Ok, this more than a question is a plea to explain this thing... I was trying to answer another question and I got tangled in a mess. Disclaimer: I am an old-time Unix/Linux user, maybe the technology ...
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GRUB2 other input methods?

I use a Logitech G510 keyboard which does not work during boot until the SO (whatever it is) is loaded. This weren't a problem because I only need from time to time to enter de BIOS, and in that case ...
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How do I make an input method for my conlang

I am trying to make an input method for my constructed language, and have no idea where to start. I haven't found any helpful information on any forums. I am trying to make a syllabic language, so I ...
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In 'sudo gedit' I can not use Ctrl Space to activate fcitx input method

In 'sudo gedit' I can not use Ctrl Space to activate fcitx input method. I can activate fcitx with Ctrl Space as normal user. I use ubuntu12.04.2 amd64 arch. How to do with it ? Thanks
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Ibus on Xubuntu 12.04 how to adjust input method specific settings?

I am on Xubuntu 12.04 trying to get my PinYin input method in iBus to write traditional character. I know that there are suppose to be more preferences under each input methods but I am unable to ...
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What are the differences between the different input methods?

I am currently using iBus as input method (I am learning Japanese and Korean) which is default in Ubuntu but I don't like it very much (not sure why though). I know there are other IMs like SCIM or ...
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Are there other traditional Chinese zhuyin input other than the default?

In 12.04, there is only one traditional Chinese zhuyin input: Chewing However, Chewing has many features I do not like. The most annoying one is that Chewing randomly drops characters after you type ...
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How to type in Kannada language in LibreOffice?

In previous releases, the following packages were supported: scim scim-bridge-agent scim-bridge-client-gtk scim-bridge-client-qt4 scim-m17n scim-modules-table However, they are not available in ...
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Something about fcitx-table-boshiamy

Recently I've installed fcitx to replace ibus, but inside this boshiamy table, no matter which version, older 0.1.0-1(precise) or the latest 0.3.1-1(quantal), all got the same problem: any word ...