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Key combination for each language

I want to have a combination for several language layout. Ctrl + 1 - English US Ctrl + 2 - Romanian STANDARD Ctrl + 3 - German Ctrl + 4 - Swedish However, I can't find the Romanian STANDARD one. I ...
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No keyboard layouts are installed on Ubuntu 12.04

Hello I just installed an Ubuntu12.04 64 bit system. I am using gnome classic but I don't think this is related to my problem. The problem is that during the installation (or just after I don't ...
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How do I set Russian Phonetic keyboard? (Lubuntu 13.10)

If I navigate to Preferences>Keyboard Input Methods>Input Method I can choose the Russian phonetic language from here, yet Keyboard Layout Handler only allows me to pick standard Russian language, not ...
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problem switching between shift and super key

since my shift key in my keyboard is not functioning properly I wanted to permenantly switch between shift and super key. I've succeeded doing that by using xmodmap command which runs this script: ! ...
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Hindi traditional or inscript keyboard layout not available

I do not want to use Hindi(bolnagri) or Hindi(Wx) phonatic layouts. Is Hindi inscript or traditional layout available for ubuntu?
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LTSP-Xrdp-Ubuntu 8.10 Keyboard Problem

I used Ubuntu LTSP and i installed xrdp. Other computers connect my pc. But other computers keyboard layout is English. I changed Turkish but not write öçşüğ. I want to change all computers keyboard ...
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Typing British pound sign Ubuntu 13.10 - Spanish keyboard layout

I would like to know how to type the British pound sign in Ubuntu 13.10. I am new to Ubuntu and using a Spanish keyboard layout. The keyboard layout shows it as in the top right quadrant of the 3 ...
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Azerty keyboard with Ubuntu gnome 13.04

How to use an azerty keyboard with Ubuntu gnome 13 04? I'm using the virtual keyboard but didn't find any parameters for the real azerty keyboard. Thank you for answering. Felix.
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Password screen after wake up forgets keyboard layout

I have Colemak as my default layout. It used to be my only layout, but recently it has started reverting to Qwerty. Upon checking settings, it still says it's Colemak. As it sometimes does this ...
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Problem with international keyboard on 13.10

I just upgraded my Ubuntu from 13.04 to 13.10, but I got an issue. Usually the "' key" plus "c key" make the "ç", but since the update, it change this character to "altgr + <". Anyone know why or ...
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Layout changed when I don't have any other keyboard layout

I have just one keyboard layout and that is English(Dvorak) but pressing Alt+LeftShift still changed the keyboard layout to QWERTY ! How can I solve this problem? (in ubuntu 13.10)
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I can't change keyboard layout ubuntu 13.10 [duplicate]

I ve just installed ubuntu 13.10 and I've installed my local language keyboard and I can't find a way to simply change from one to another for example with the "traditional" keys Alt+Shift!
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Advanced keyboard layout options

I'm using English, Russian and Armenian keyboard layouts. When I'm trying to change layout it's changing "en" -> "am" -> "ru" -> "en"... I want to use Left Alt + Shift to toggle "en" and "am", and ...
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Problem with switching keyboard layout on VNC from Ubuntu to Windows

I am doing VNC (using remmina, remote desktop viewer and others, the issue is the same) from Ubuntu 12.04 LTS to Windows XP, and press Alt-Shift if I need to switch a keyboard layout (between en-uk to ...
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Keyboard layout keeps allways falling back to default after reboot - how to change?

I have Chromebook Acer C7 and i like it. It's fast etc. To install *buntu linux on it i did use Crouton. It's a program who install *buntu on ChromeOS without erace the orginal system. Anyway! I ...
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markdow to pdf with wordwrapping

Using pandoc like: pandoc -o output.pdf input.md does not give me a result with word-wrapping. For instance, three liner input.md looks like the following: # Introduction Lorem ipsum dolor sit ...
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“Unlocking the disc…” does not accept my password

I have got a huge problem. I just installed Ubuntu and checked the box to encrypt my hard disc and I have chosen a quite hard password (special letters which are not on the US keyboard layout). After ...
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How to fetch “keyboard layout indicator” when it get disappeared

I'm not a native born English speaker. So I write in two languages on the web. I added both layout (English and the other) and it works good. When I log out the system and log in again, "keyboard ...
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Keyboard layout settings: how to set third language for occasional use?

I want to have three installed keyboard layouts. But most of time I use only two of them. Is there any way to setup switching between these two language with one key combination, and switching to ...
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Are there other places where (L)Ubuntu XKB is reading the symbols directory or files?

I have edited the ph symbols to reflect the latest update so I can test it first, however, regardless of what I do (which includes rebooting), the system keeps loading the version that came with the ...
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How to install Berber Latin alphabet

Berber old language can be writing by special Latin alphabet or Tifinagh alphabet. i would like to install " Berber Latin alphabet " on my keyboard. Ubuntu has only "Berber Morocco Tifinagh ...
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Are there any valid layout and writing programms for ubuntu?

I'm beginning my phd thesis and really need good writing, layout and reference management programms. I would love to do it with ubuntu but I'm not sure if it'll work. I tried Lyx & Bibtex/Jabref ...
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Change of Keyboard Layout won't apply

I'm using 12.04 LTS and i have selected the german layout but the keyboard is still set to (i guess) english layout (no ä, ö, etc and @ on shift + 2). But if i change the layout to english and then ...
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Keyboard layout indicator not showing in Cinnamon

I have tried to install default Cinnamon, and from ppa:gwendal-lebihan-dev/cinnamon-stable, in both cases the keyboard layout (input language) indicator is not showing, instead there is empty space, ...
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How use specific key combination (shortcuts) to change keyboard laungage? [duplicate]

I have installed Ubuntu 13.04 today. I have added 4 languages, but I don't like standard way to switch them one by one. In Windows I used key combinations (shortcuts) to switch to specific language ...
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How to download Ubuntu keyboard layout? [closed]

Is there any way to download keyboard layouts available in Ubuntu so I can use them on Windows? I would like to be able to use the same layouts on both OS, I especially enjoy default Esperano layout ...
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LibreOffice Writer Styles

Is there anyway to easyly manage styles on LibreOffice Writer ? For instance, by installing a add-on ? When I was using Word, it was really intuitive to use differents styles, manage them and edit ...
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What keyboard layout for Ubuntu 13.04 with 'English Apple Notebook'

I don't have a keyboard layout that matches my Macbook Air under Ubuntu 13.04. Keyboard is 'English - Apple Notebook' http://support.apple.com/kb/HT2841 Ubuntu 13.04 under VirtualBox on a Macbook ...
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How do I print an image in the upper left corner of the page

I print a number of screenshots and photos. They all print centered on my US Letter page. I'd like to print them starting in the upper left corner. I tried several image viewers, gnome-photo-printer, ...
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How to Customize the (Phonetic-Arabic) Keyboard Layout? [duplicate]

uI am a newcomer to the linux world. Been using msoft for 20years or more. Just moved to Ubuntu since 3 weeks and I am really enjoying it. I am needing an phonetic keyboard for arabic similar to ...
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Is there a GTK-Theme preview application?

is there an Application which lets me preview all the Theme-Widgets at once? Like in the old Ubuntu-tweak there was some sort of Preview of all Theme-button/slider/progressbar-layouts. But nowadays ...
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how to fix console keymap of installed system from livecd?

i have by mistake removed important graphical desktop packages. due to some bug or error i cannot switch to latin letters, so cannot login, because cannot write user name (and password), if i go to ...
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Default keys “1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0” to input “! @ # $ % ^ & * ( )”

Doing math homework on a full keyboard. Would like the top row to be the special characters without holding shift.
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The language changer applet disappeared

I am running Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS and my language changer applet just disappeared for all users. Every user has more than 1 keyboard layout, but on login the applet does not appear. The configured key ...
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Separate keyboard shortcuts for switching between keyboard layouts

I have a few language keyboard layouts installed in 12.04. I am using Ctrl-Shift keyboard shortcut for switching between language layouts. Such switching method takes a lot of my time. Is there any ...
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Is there a way to store the current desktop layout?

What I want to be able to save the current positions of my applications, so when I'm going to open the same ones and run something they will rearrange as they were. For example if I'm going to open a ...
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gnome-panel doesn't work correctly with separate x screens

I am having a problem with Gnome3 (actually, I have it set to fallback mode, or Gnome 2). I have two displays and I need an X screen (I used nvidia-xconfig and nvidia-settings to do this) for each ...
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How to change keyboard layout?

I'm on ubuntu 12.04. Recently I bought a cheap apple style bluetooth keyboard. It pairs OK. I paired it with the current 102 key still attached. Anyway I noticed that the character mapping is ...
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How to share two keyboard on the same laptop, french iso layout and usa ansi layout keyboard with usb?

I recently buy a "noppoo choc mini" with this specific ANSI US-INTERNATIONAL pc84 layout. This specific keyboard have only 84 key , a 60% (compact tenkeyless) reduced layout My problem is ...
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12.04 upgrade lost gb keyboard layout

Upgraded from 11.10 to 12.04. Keyboard Layout from System Settings only shows us listed in options but /etc/default/keyboard contains: XKBMODEL="pc105" XKBLAYOUT="gb" XKBVARIANT="" XKBOPTIONS="" ...
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How to have a AZERTY layout AND numbers without push shift?

I'm french and I'm used to an AZERTY layout. Nevertheless I find painfull the fact to push shift to get numbers, and want to keep an AZERTY layout but with the numbers in QWERTY style. Is it possible ...
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How to import own self created windows keyboard layout to ubuntu?

Is it possible to import a own windows keyboard layout or i need to generate it new? tanks :)
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How do I enter Polish characters?

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 and... I've got a problem :) I'm living in Poland, so I want to write texts in polish with polish chars such as ąćęłńóśźż, too. Unfortunately, it's impossible. We write ...
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Can't add more than four keyboard layouts

I can't add more than 4 keyboard layouts on my ubuntu. It just won't let me add more. And I in need of at least 4 more. Anyone else encountered this problem and can give me some advice? Thanks in ...
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Additional Language in KDE

I just installed KDE desktop environment and I want to install an additional language (Urdu) in unity 2d I was using it butt in KDE Its seems very difficult. Some where I get to know about to change ...
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How do I hide the Unity dock? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: How can I configure Unity? How to revert to GNOME Classic? I'm a new Ubuntu user. How to remove the menu icons in Ubuntu? I have googled and also check each System ...
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Keyboard layout [closed]

I can only find keyboard layouts with the L shaped enter key, I choose the US default which IIRC is supposed to have the straight shaped enter key and on the preview I always get the L shape, I tried ...
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Keyboard layouts failing to apply

I have an Ubuntu 11.04 install for which I can't seem to get the correct (UK English) keyboard mapping set on. Running setxkmap produces an error: "XKB extension not present on :10.0". If go to ...
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How to layout the filesystem for a small SSD and a big HDD?

Since I don't use my laptop's CD-drive I want to put a small (8 GB) SSD into the CD-drive slot (I'll use a caddy similar to this one). I want to use compressed btrfs on the SSD and put all the data on ...
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How do I change my keyboard layout while using xmonad?

So I have an IBM Thinkpad X31, running natty and xmonad as the window manager. The keyboard is Italian. I wish to use an American English keyboard mapping, all the time. How do I do this?