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Ubuntu Keyboard Issue [Mac]

I was running OS X Mavericks and I wanted to try out Ubuntu... It worked just fine until I rebooted and couldn't use the arrow keys on my Apple Bluetooth keyboard to select OS X from the Dual Boot ...
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Swap left and right alt on Apple aluminum keyboard in 12.04

I am a total newbie and I use Ubuntu as a web development environment (Drupal, Wordpress) under VirtualBox : by far the best solution in my experience. For comfort and efficiency's sake, even if it ...
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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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Change super keyboard for mac [duplicate]

I am using 13.10 and I cant seem to figure how to change the super from option/alt to command. I've tried autokey and this, both to no avail. I'd really like to switch the copy/paste and alt tab to ...
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Not recognizing USB key board

I am trying to load ubuntu server from a disk to an older Mac mini. I have a dell key board that connects by USB and it is not being recognized to type in any commands. Any advice would be great. ...
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“Next Song” function key (Mac) on Ubuntu [duplicate]

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my iMac 2011. I want to use the function keys on the keyboard to skip to the next song, but I get this splash when I press the key: Can you help me?
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iMac keyboard not connecting to GRUB

I recently installed Ubuntu on my late 2011 iMac 27'on a separate partition to OSX Mavericks and found after accidentally disabling Bluetooth in Ubuntu and rebooting, my keyboard not being recognized ...
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Danish Mac keyboard layout isn't correct

No matter which one of the 5 available Danish keyboard layouts I choose from, the @ symbol (at) is always alt2 instead of the alt', which is normal on Danish Mac keyboards. The answer to No keyboard ...
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iMac Bluetooth keyboard problem with ubuntu

My problem is that I install Ubuntu 13.04 on my iMac , but when I restart my computer a screen asks me to choice between OSX or Ubuntu. The problem is I can't use the keyboard to choose OSX, so I ...
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Gnome shell: how do I map super-tab to app switcher?

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 under Parallels on a macbook8,1. I have a Norwegian keyboard, so I have set the alt key to choose 3rd level, so I can acces square and curly brackets (like on the mac). ...
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Ubuntu in VMWare Alt-key issues

I've just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Macbook (4.1) running Lion. I have chosen the Swedish (Macintosh) keyboard layout and it's working pretty good. ⌘ + C, ⌘ + A etc. are all working as in OSX. ...
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OS X Keyboard Layout in Unity or Ubuntu

I want to use ALL of the mac keyboard shortcuts for everything in Unity. Example: Copy (CMD+C), Paste (CMD+P), etc. I have not found a way to do this where CMD is the modifier key instead of CTRL, ...
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How can I remap my keys to act like the Macintosh keyboard (like hold alt l + l click = r click)?

I want my keyboard layout to act like a Macintosh keyboard. It's hard to use my computer after years on a mac. I want to disable my right mouse click, and replace it with alt + right mouse click. ...
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Why the Enter key in a Mac keyboard is mapped to Level?

Just installing Ubuntu for the first time, glad to ditch Win 7. I have a KVM switch and also a Mac, hence I'm using a Mac keyboard (the full size alu one) Main problem is the Enter key on the keypad ...
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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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How do I type [ and \ with a Mac keyboard?

I am using a Mac with an Apple Wireless Keyboard - French. I have installed Ubuntu as virtual machine by VMware Fusion. The keyboard setting of Ubuntu is as follows: And the preview is not exactly ...
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Where is “Super” key for Ubuntu running on Mac OS X with Vmware Fusion

Host OS: Mac OS X Lion Guest OS: Ubuntu 11.10 Virtualization: Vmware Fusion I am the type of person that relies heavily on shortcuts. The fact that I don't have "Super" key on my Mac keyboard really ...
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Make Fn key from mac keyboard work on 11.10

I am using a mac keyboard slim aluminium with Ubuntu 11.10, the keyboard has F11 and F12 as controls for increasing and decreasing the volume. On boot the keys work as F keys but I would like them to ...
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How do I switch the keyboard layout so that the Apple key is CTRL and the ~ works correctly?

How do I switch the keyboard layout in Ubuntu 11 so that the Apple key is CTRL and the ~ works correct? This is the specific keyboard I'm talking about: When I hit Shift-2 it returns a "
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How do I remap command key to be the control key on a Macbook 4,1?

How I can switch the left command key on the keyboard of my macbook, with the left ctrl key? and if it is possible that the command right, continue acting like the super key / windows
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550 views

Alt/Win key behavior not working on MacBookPro keyboard (for mapping ctrl to win keys and the usual ctrl keys)

I'm running Natty with a clean install on a MacBook Pro (with no OSX install) and currently loving the switch! I found the area in keyboard layout options to map ctrl to the win keys (and the usual ...
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How do I map SysReq to a key on my MacBook keyboard?

My Macbook laptop keyboard doesn't have a SysReq key. Can I change an existing key to act like SysReq? =)
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Keyboard Bug or feature on Ubuntu on a MAC?

I have ubuntu 10.04 on my mac, and i have realized that when i pluged in an USB keyboard (PC) and turn on the numeric keypad if then i removed the keyboard, the keyboard on the mac (this sounds odd, ...