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there are some keys on usb keyboard that are not working

I have a monoprice usb flexible keyboard. The led light on the left side of the physical keyboard is out even when plugged. there are keys that work but there are always some keys dont work but those ...
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How to know where in /dev/ is a USB keyboard loaded?

To be precise, when you plug in a USB storage device, it is loaded in sd something, but where is a usb keyboard loaded in /dev/?
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Unintentional ticks ` with usb keyboard

So I run Ubuntu 12.04 in Virtualbox on a Macbook. Sometimes I get backticks inserted in text I type (eg. ps `-A). I just found the root cause to be a very quick press of space on my K260 Logitec usb ...
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No keyboard after rebooting 14.04 for updates

After rebooting my server to complete a few automatically installed updates, my USB keyboard no longer works and it won't boot past the grub screen. The keyboard still works in another PC. I'm really ...
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Keyboard & Mouse input failure after updating 14.04

Everything was working great yesterday. I did the latest update for 14.04 last night and now my keyboard and mouse are not working. I have a dual boot environment Windows7 and Ubuntu 14.04. The ...
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Can't boot various Macs from USB, “malformed file” error

I have been given a USB by my university with a bootable version of Ubuntu (I am unsure what version) pre-loaded with a bunch of software I need for robotics. Several computers successfully booted ...
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After upgrading to Trusty my keymap file isn't working for my tivo_slide remote

I tried creating this file: ‍/etc/udev/hwdb.d/61-keyboard-local.hwdb It looks like this: lee@tv:/etc/udev/hwdb.d$ cat /etc/udev/hwdb.d/61-keyboard-local.hwdb keyboard:usb:v150ap1201* ...
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USB devices are detected but not working

I have an Acer(TM5720, 32bit, 2.3ghz, Intel Dual Core T7500) laptop. I use a dell USB wired keyboard and and HP Wired Mouse. Everything was working fine until this morning, i.e now Keyboard and mouse ...
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USB Keyboard & Mouse Stopped Working (Ubuntu 14 LTS)

I've been using Ubuntu 14 LTS on my work desktop, laptop, and home desktop without any problems. Does anyone know what I can do? What Works: Keyboard on Boot Keyboard in BIOS Keyboard/Mouse on ...
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Upgrade to 14.04 and Keyboard and mouse will not load

I recently upgraded from 13.10 to 14.04 and now I have to unplug the keyboard and mouse and plug them in after the system is booted. I have a Razer Black Widow keyboard and a Corsair mouse. My system ...
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418 views

My custom udev hwdb rule doesn't work

I'm using ubuntu 14.04 installed in EFI Mode, I tried to write simple udev rule which for all external USB keyboards will map capslock for escape. I use a lot of vim and plug and unplug keyboards ...
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USB keyboard and mouse not working after upgrade

I recently upgraded from Ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04. The first time from shut-down, the USB keyboard and mouse don't work at all, but if I restart it works fine. Why is this?
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how do I toggle the default hardware keyboard input off, and only use a usb keyboard for input most of the time?

My laptop keyboard died and I installed a wireless usb keyboard which I like just fine. I installed the replacement for the laptop (hardware) keyboard, and it's working too. I would like to be able ...
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USB devices not work after installation of ubuntu 14.04

I installed lubuntu14.04 with usb mouse /kb and usb key with no problem. After installation, Ive no mouse , no keyb, no access to USB key, no network. I plug a PS2 keyb for first diagnostic. lsusb ...
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Microsoft Natural Keyboard 4000 becomes unresponsive every few minutes

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my desktop. Every few minutes my Microsoft natural keyboard 4000 becomes un responsive. The leds turn off. I need to unplug and replug in the keyboard. This is a USB ...
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usb keyboard doesn't work in initrd shell

I'm working on a custom initrd that I'm netbooting and need to break into a shell. Unfortunately the USB keyboard doesn't work once it breaks into the shell. It does however work when I netboot it ...
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388 views

USB keyboard and mouse not working when both are plugged into motherboard USB ports

I'm facing a problem whereby neither my keyboard nor my mouse work if they're both plugged into the USB ports on the back of my motherboard. The keyboard I'm using is a Razer BlackWidow and the mouse ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 usb keyboard shift not working

I am using ubuntu 14.04 Yesterday my shift key on my usb keyboard stopped working. The laptop shift key works fine. I have tried the following things to fix the issue but nothing works. restart ...
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KVM Switch Under Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to install a KVM Switch between two computer. The first one runs under Windows XP. The mouse/keyboard/screen works perfectly (the first computer is an ACER Aspire (Lifestyle Line)). When I ...
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140 views

Plug and play device for laptop to connect external monitor/keyboard/mouse

I am looking for an easy solution that is basically plug and play where I can take my Ubuntu laptop and connect it to a device which is my desktop setup and connects external monitor/keyboard/mouse. ...
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65 views

Keyboard is not configured properly

I have a problem with my USB keyboard not being correctly configured in Ubuntu 14.10. lsusb shows the device as Bus 005 Device 010: ID 0db5:0119 dmesg | tail gives the following: [ 726.852025] usb ...
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577 views

USB Keyboard not working in the bootloader, but does in BIOS and OS's

I have Windows 8 and Ubuntu installed alongside on my computer. However, my USB keyboard doesn't seem to work when supposed to navigate the GRUB menu. This was also a problem when i only had Windows ...
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Keyboard is not working after a while

After a while my USB keyboard stops working. My USB mouse works fine. In order to restore the keyboard, I have to reboot my computer. On another partition I have Windows 7 installed, does this relate ...
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1answer
211 views

USB/Keyboard/Mouse not recognized after update to 13.10 from 12.10

I just updated to 13.10 from 12.10. On restarting, I was completely unable to use my keyboard or mouse through USB. I have no PS/2 devices to use. Also, it said that I had been disconnected from my ...
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Problem with Ubuntu Server 13.10 on HP proliant DL 360 G7, keyboard unresponsive after boot

I have an HP Proliant server, on which I just installed Ubuntu 13.10 from DVD. I have a lot of problems installing from a USB thumb drive (which is another story), but installing from DVD went ...
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USB keyboard still doesn't work in Server installer

I've had a problem with the Ubuntu Server installer for a number of versions now. USB keyboards just don't work in it with USB Legacy enabled. I suspect it works with Legacy disabled, but I can't get ...
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Multimedia keyboard recognition delayed

Several years ago ich changed my original (Fujitsu-Siemens) keyboard for a nice thing called Colorsit KB 8110. For I changed every hardware but the DVD-burner and a multicard-reader, including ...
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Wireless Keyboard Trust 16593 not working

I have a wireless keyboard/mouse combo, a german Trust 16593. While the mouse is working perfectly, the keyboard does nothing. However, it does work when connected to a windows pc. The reciever does ...
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1answer
359 views

Usb keyboard and mouse recognized but not working in Ubuntu 12.04

For a while now my usb keyboard and mouse have stopped working in ubuntu 12.04 after some update. At least the keyboard works up until grub, but fails right after selecting the boot option. I can SSH ...
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134 views

How to manage USB powering for sleep mode?

How to disable USB powering for sleep mode while on AC? Settings for each controller or each device would be nice, but I'm glad to see even a global setting. If on AC, after my Ubuntu turns asleep it ...
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278 views

Keyboard not working at Decryption Screen Ubuntu 13.10

Ok, before everyone screams duplicate, my scenario is unique because I've exhausted what options I can comprehend and there aren't any clear answers available. I feel it will valuable to have this ...
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1answer
510 views

Many USB Multimedia Keyboard issues in Ubuntu 13.10

This same keyboard worked fine all the time in Ubuntu 12.04 (though on a different laptop). I now have 13.10 installed on a new laptop and I'm getting a few annoying problems with my external USB ...
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USB mouse and keyboard suddenly stopped working in 13.10.

I took a week off of work and brought my laptop with me. When I got back, the mouse and keyboard I use weren't working anymore. Both devices work in my BIOS. The keyboard works in grub. Neither ...
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187 views

Apple aluminium keyboard hub is supplied to little power

I have an Apple aluminium keyboard with an integrated hub. On Mac OS X, I'm able to connect both my mouse and a USB pen drive while on Linux, the power limit is exceeded when connecting more than one ...
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174 views

USB keyboard with ubuntu server 13.10

my old zboard isn't working with ubuntu server 13.10. i've searched askubuntu and google but cant find a fix. does any of you ever had this problem? i cant plug an old keyboard with ps/2 connection in ...
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ubuntu 13.10 64bit No working usb

Well I installed Ubuntu 13.10 fresh install and updated it ..etc One day I was downloading "Wine" then i left my pc open and slept . I woke up and of course the Lock Screen was on "The screen where ...
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USB keyboard hit and miss as to whether it will work on boot-up

I am new to Ubuntu. Have installed 12.04 on a slave drive while I migrate. Usually booting into Ubuntu goes without a hitch but recently I often find I am unable to use the keyboard, and log-in ...
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756 views

usb mouse/keyboard doesn't work with 3.11.0-12-generic kernel

I can't use my usb keyboard/mouse after upgrade from raring to saucy. The keyboard works in grub menu and if I boot with the previous kernel version (3.8.0-31-generic). My new kernel version is ...
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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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Keyboard and mouse not functional at startup

I installed Ubuntu over an Xubuntu install, used the old home partition (didn't format it) and now at start up it takes 2-5 minutes for my keyboard and mouse to become functional. How can I fix this?
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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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Why isn't my USB keyboard working on my newly installed Ubuntu 13.04 system? [closed]

My USB keyboard is not working on my newly installed Ubuntu 13.04. but it works in GRUB menu. This is the output of dmesg | tail: this issue is related with an old VIA Mainboard : ...
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How to permanently assign a different keyboard layout to a USB keyboard?

I often plugin a USB keyboard to my laptop (in addition to external monitor and mouse, which all virtually convert my laptop to a desktop computer) and I prefer using a different keyboard layout then. ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu 12.04 USB keyboard stopped working

After an upgrade to 12.04, my USB port stopped identifying my usb keyboard logitech K120. I have switched keyboard and mouse to ensure that USB port is working. The mouse works perfect but keyboard ...
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1answer
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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Filco Majestouch, TenKeyPad not working in 13.04

I have an issue with a Filco Majestouch numberpad - in the fact that it freezes on a clean install of Ubuntu 13.04 (x64) (finally made ubuntu my primary boot, as opposed to Windows) - If I unplug the ...
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1answer
737 views

USB Keyboard and Mouse no longer work after GRUB boot

My USB keyboard and mouse don't work when booting into Ubuntu 12.04. The keyboard is fine up until the boot loader (GRUB). I can select previous kernels or recovery mode. But regardless of the ...
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1answer
327 views

Ubuntu 12.10 xmodmap reset after usb plug/unplug

In Ubuntu 12.10 my .Xmodmap settings get lost (reset) after I plug/unplug my wireless keyboard/mouse combo. Do you know how to prevent or override this behavior?
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How do I turn on wireless adapter on HP Envy dv6 7200 under Ubuntu (any version)?

I have a new HP Envy dv6 7200 with dual boot Windows 8 / Ubuntu 12.04. In windows, the F12 key in Windows activates the "airplane mode" switch which enables/disables both on-board (mini PCIe) and USB ...
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1answer
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USB mouse and keyboard is not being recognized

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 from my external USB hard drive on my Gateway laptop. The internal hard drive of the laptop went bad, that is why I am using the external one. I have a USB mouse and ...