2
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0answers
201 views

mac keyboard (slim w/numpad) - can't select multiple Alt/Win key behaviors?

As I'm switching between my Macbook Air and my new ubuntu stationary frequently, I'd like to use mac keyboard and key combos for both. I'd like to select two of the options below, not just one "Left ...
2
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1answer
121 views

KeepassX swaps y and z

I'm using Ubuntu 11.10 with Unity and want to use KeepassX but the keyboard layout seems to be wrong in this application only. The layout works fine for all other applications. I am using a German ...
0
votes
5answers
4k views

Wrong Keyboard Map

I have Ubuntu 11.10. I have an English keyboard and have set the keyboard layout to English (UK) in the System settings -> Keyboard Layout. It is the only layout listed. Recently my keyboard has ...
1
vote
1answer
77 views

How do you map “£” to [RightAlt]+[3]?

I've recently acquired a new 84-key US layout keyboard, which has fewer keys than a standard UK layout keyboard. I'm using it in EN-US layout to avoid being unable to type # but I'd still like to be ...
1
vote
2answers
966 views

Using a Mac OSX *.keyboard layout specification on Ubuntu 11.10

I have recieved from a friend a custom-made keyboard layout, designed (as he puts it) to be a "programmer-friendly port of a combination of the two most common Swedish variants of the Dvorak keyboard ...
1
vote
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 ...
4
votes
3answers
4k views

Wrong keyboard layout on client PC when using synergy

I just installed ubuntu 11.10 in my new computer, the old one (still main computer) is ubuntu 10.04. Both PCs use "Spanish LAm" keyboard layout, the only difference is that the new PC keyboard has ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

How do I create a new keyboard layout?

I have a trouble like this. I want to create a new custom layout because I want to use the Cirillic alphabet on an Italian keyboard changing less keys I can. I made my file in ...
9
votes
7answers
3k views

How can I fix my keyboard layout?

For a long time, I've had my keyboard configured to use the layout currently known as "English (international AltGr dead keys)." I like this layout because without any modifier keys, it's identical to ...
4
votes
1answer
736 views

2 icons for keyboard switch on gnome panel in Gnome Shell 3

I have 2 icon do the same think (switch keyboard layout) in Ubuntu 11.10/GnomeShell. I think it is because I whitelist whole systray-area. Icon in systray (num. 1 on picture) consume much space and I ...
0
votes
1answer
513 views

Keyboard Layouts missing in lock screen, 11.10

I'm a frequent user of the USA Dvorak keyboard layout, but have the default QWERTY keyboard. Stuff works simply by adding the layout in the Keyboard settings in Ubuntu, and worked well in 11.04. ...
6
votes
2answers
2k views

How do I apply changes to the keyboard layout system-wide?

In GNOME's keyboard settings there used to be an "Apply System-Wide" option, but in Oneiric this is now no longer the case. If I use the keyboard settings to change my keyboard layout, the changes ...
5
votes
2answers
5k views

Some characters like quotes only appear after pressing spacebar, how to change this?

After installing 11.10 the behaviour of my keyboard changed. I now suddenly need to press spacebar after typing some special characters like quotes to make them appear. How can I fix this? This wasn't ...
3
votes
2answers
1k views

Switch layout by CapsLock and do nothing by Shift+CapsLock

I need switch keyboard layout by Caps Lock. I did System Settings -> Keyboard layout -> options -> keys to change layout -> caps lock and it works. But sometimes I press Shift + Caps Lock and I get ...
0
votes
2answers
76 views

Portugese layout is partially incorrect

I upgraded to Oneiric Ocelot, and the Portuguese layout is partially incorrect. How can i correct this?
6
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2answers
11k views

How can I change the keyboard layout in the login screen? [duplicate]

I have different users on the machine who use different keyboard layouts. In 11.04, you could change the keyboard layout on the login screen (and it would remember it per user). How can I do this in ...
19
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2answers
20k views

How to set up keyboard layout switching and indication in Xubuntu?

I use 3 different languages (English, Czech and Russian) every day. I'd prefer to switch (preferably globally, I don't like per-window) between them with Left+Alt+Shift. I'd also like to see the ...