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backspace working without using it

it's the first time I using UBUNTU and i'm installling the ubuntu-12.04.4-desktop-i386 version. The problem is that wherever i had to type in some info (like location or rename a drive) during the ...
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My keyboard and mouse won't work once i'm at the select language menu

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my EMachine today and once i got to the select language menu my keyboard and mouse wouldn't work. My keyboard worked fine during boot. I downloaded Ubuntu off a ...
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Ubuntu boot on mac - Cannot operate wireless keyboard

I installed Ubuntu on my Mac and have a wireless keyboard. I am using rEFIt and do not have access to the wireless keyboard to even boot into Ubuntu. I know this has something to do with the BIOS, but ...
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1answer
96 views

Keyboard stop working after GRUB

My keyboard works fine in bios, it even works when I enter GRUB which unetbootin created. After I select Install, and I'm presented with language options for installation, keyboard stops working. ...
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Live CD on USB key keyboard mouse don't work

I'm trying the Mythbuntu Live CD and when it boots, my wireless USB keyboard and mouse do not work. HOWEVER, if I press control-alt-f1 I can get to a shell and the keyboard works. Any hints?
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Keyboard doesn't work (13.04) [closed]

I am trying to install Ubuntu from USB, I can use my mouse properly but I can't use my K8100 Gigabyte Keyboard. So I can't enter my wifi pass for installing most things, I can't make a user/password ...
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1answer
122 views

At the beginning of an Ubuntu installation, what means the ”keyboard = human“ symbol?

At the very beginning of the booting of an installation media (typically a USB stick), before even choosing your language, there is an intriguing symbol. It represents a keyboard, an equal sign (=) ...
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348 views

Mouse and keyboard unresponsive in installation

I am trying to dual boot ubuntu with my Windows 7 and I have Ubuntu 13.04 amd64 on a usb stick on my desktop. When I go to install it it boots up fine but when it asks to Try Ubuntu or Install Ubuntu ...
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192 views

Ubuntu LiveCD doesn't recognize keyboard or mouse

I have been trying to install Ubuntu 13.04 from a livecd, and my keyboard and mouse I believe aren't being recognized. This is an anomaly for me as I have used livecd's on my other computers in my ...
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54 views

keyboards refuse to work in ubuntu server install;;

This has been driving me insane for a couple days now. I'm trying to install ubuntu server 12.04 on an iMac from 2008 that I got from a friend. It has ubuntu desktop on it already, but I'd rather ...
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1k views

USB (wireless) keyboard not recognised during install

I'm just trying my first trip into the world of Ubuntu. Trying to install from CD on to a virgin machine, I get the initial language prompt, select 'English', I get the Ubuntu install options, select ...
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Lubuntu doesn't repond to keyboard! + account not found (wubi) [duplicate]

So when I boot my lubuntu up, I get like a screen with these random stripes that you'd expect when your pc crashes. Then when it boots up, I can log in with the account user, not the account I made in ...
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2answers
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Live OS doesn't see USB mouse or keyboard

I have a new Gigabyte 970A-D3 with an AMD Phenom II CPU and I'm trying to install an OS. This is not my first rodeo installing Linux. I've tried booting to the live OS for Ubuntu 12.10 and Lubuntu ...
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3k views

How do I update an Intel motherboard BIOS using Ubuntu without a keyboard?

I'm using ubuntu 12.10 on intel nuc, and have no keyboard only a mouse attached.
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1answer
142 views

How do I install Ubuntu with some broken keys on the keyboard?

I'm attempting to install Ubuntu 12.10 onto my older laptop. I power up the computer, pressing F12 to load the boot menu. It offers me to load from the hard drive and from my USB, but my ↓ and Tab ...
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1answer
238 views

Keyboard isn't working in GRUB after putting computer back together

I have a 2006 Macbook (Black), Intel Core 2 Duo and 2GB RAM. Recently while cleansing the inside of dust with a hint of compressed air, I had removed the hard drive, the RAM, and the screws securing ...
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1answer
177 views

Trouble installing Server 12.10 - Dead keyboard, Blank Screen, Network Config [closed]

Installing 12.10 server from cd - minimal installation: basic system, ssh server,postgreSQL, manual updates. Hardware is brand new HP server that also runs Win 2003 Server Standard as a DNC ...
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USB Keyboard doesn't work server installation 12.10

USB Keyboard doesn't work server installation 12.10. I can get till the language selection screen and later no response to keyboard. Need help.
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1answer
2k views

New install using a wireless keyboard and mouse

This is a very basic question but I do not know the answer. I am building a new PC from scratch and wondered if the Ubuntu Installer will recognize a wireless keyboard and mouse during the ...
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Installing Ubuntu 12.04 on iMac 21.5 using wireless keyboard!

Good evening everyone. I am planning to dual boot Ubuntu and Mac OS on my iMac however I faced an issue. Mostly everyone seggest to use wired keyboard while installing Ubuntu on Mac however I don't ...
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1answer
418 views

wireless keyboard +installation

I have a running Win7 "system" with wireless keyboard and mouse. They are not running till windows is ready to start (login screen). If I install Ubuntu (or any other system) I will not be able to ...
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1answer
674 views

IMAC install of ubuntu, wireless mouse and keyboard not recognized

'm trying to install 11.10 on my mid 2011 imac but it doesn't seem to recognize my apple wireless keyboard or my magic mouse. They're both bluetooth devices and they were recognized on windows 7 ...
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1answer
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I'm not sure if this is a valid Ubuntu bug to file

I was in the process of filing an bug on Launchpad, but I had second thoughts because there were so many threatening warnings of the effect, "Don't file a bug report unless you're sure it's a bug, and ...
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1answer
299 views

11.10 install on eeePc 1001HA locks up at 'Configuring keyboard'

My eeePC runs Mint 10 satisfactorily (using Generic pc105 keymap), but will not upgrade; so tried fresh installs of Mint 11 & 12 and Ubuntu 11.10 from cd/dvd .iso's. All versions lock up either ...
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Some keyboard keys not working since upgrade to 11.10

II.04 was working perfectly on my Acer Aspire 3050 laptop, until I upgraded a couple of days ago. Yesterday, I was unable to type in my password as only about half the keys on kb are working. I ...
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1answer
537 views

How can I install my Logitech MX5000 Keyboard? [closed]

How do I install my keyboard Logitech (Mx5000)
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1answer
831 views

Which keyboard layout do I choose on installation

When installing I am presented a rather lengthy list of keyboard layouts to choose from: Choosing the default layout on top of the list seems fine but I am wondering what differences there are ...
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1answer
312 views

Mouse and keyboard don't work on an Inspiron 2650 after installation

I just downloaded Ubuntu 10.10 to an older laptop (Inspiron 2650-Pentium 4) using the Windows installer (Windows XP is the other OS). Everything seemed to be working fine but when the computer ...
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2answers
2k views

Keyboard/Mouse not recognised during installation [closed]

I have a Logitech MX5000 keyboard/mouse combo. I'm using the Logitech Bluetooth dongle, and I use it in USB emulation mode (not native bluetooth). I tried to install Ubuntu 10.04 using WUBI. After ...