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Keyboard got crazy after pluging in ipod

asus x550L, ubuntu 14.04 and some old ipod from this shitty company I plugged it in to charge it, I couldn't close the folder and system behaved like 1 on the num keyboard is pressed. It turns on ...
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14.04 and Laptop keypad

On my laptop keyboard in Windows, if numlock is off, 7=Home 1=End 9=PageUp 3=PageDown. But in Ubuntu, it types strange characters. My end key (1) types out ~. What can I do to fix this? Thanks!
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How to stop NumLock toggling

Is there any way to stop NumLock toggling keypad in KDE? I want to use Numlock as a hotkey and toggle keypad with another key or with an application.
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Num Lock key triggers tab?

I recently installed Kubuntu 14.04 and ever since then didn't get my Num Pad to work. I have a Samsung Laptop with a Num Pad (not in a higher layer on the main board, but next to it). The system ...
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Ubuntu is running in low graphics mode after Numpad changes

Yesterday I wanted to make my Ubuntu 14.04 automatically boot with the Numpad [on]. I used this thread as tutorial: How to enable numlock at boot time for login screen? I rebooted my PC and now ...
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Delay in the 0, 4 and 6 keys on the numpad on Ubunutu 14.04

After upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04, the 0, 4 and 6 keys in my numpad suddenly respond only after being pressed for about a second. The rest of the numpad is fine, as well as the 0, 4 and 6 above the ...
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Numpad behaves like arrow keys since upgrading to 13.10

On my Samsung NP305E5A-A05US laptop, the numpad, except for the 5 key, has started acting like the arrow keys(6 moves the cursor right, 8 moves the cursor up, etc). However, holding the Fn key makes ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 numeric pad type wrong numbers

After upgrading to 13.10 my numeric pad type number 1 instead of 7, number 2 instead of 8 and number 3 instead of 9, numbers 4,5 and 6 are OK. Any idea?
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HP Pavilion G6 numpad not working in Ubuntu 13.04

I have just done a fresh install of Ubuntu 13.04 on a HP Pavilion G6 and having a little bit of difficulty getting Ubuntu to recognise the numpad. So far I have tried running numlockx on with no luck ...
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Simulate Right-click in laptop.

In my laptop the right-click button is not working. Is there any way ( like a long left-click) which can simulate a right-click. Also my laptop don't have a Number-pad. So I can't use Mouse-keys ...
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Num pad blinks all time

I use Ubuntu 12.10 on acer notebook. Now the problem is when I connect external keyboard to notebook, numlock blinks all time, and I can't use num-pad numbers. Problem exists with both external ...
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Why is my Laptop keyboard messed up after plugging an external keyboard?

I'm running xubuntu 12.04 on a 2007 macbook. I'm using the laptop with external screen, keyboard and mouse. Yesterday after a dist-upgrade and after I unplugged the external keyboard I noticed that ...
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Cannot activate num pad at all

I have two accounts on the same machine. Num pad on one account it working normally e.g. I can turn it ON/OFF via NumLock button. The num pad on the other account on this machine stopped working. I ...
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Can no longer position windows with keyboard (Compiz Grid feature broken)

Problem description The compiz grid feature just stopped working a couple of days ago: for instance I used to be able to move a terminal window to the top left corner by pressing ...
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How do I setup pointer-keys/mouse-keys in Lubuntu? (move cursor with num-pad keys)

I know there is an easy way to set up mouse emulation with the numpad in Xubuntu and Ubuntu. Is there an easy way to do so in lubuntu? is there a config file that can be edited, or does a program need ...
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How can I disable “Pointer can be controlled using the keypad” function on Laptop?

I'm using Ubuntu 11.10 on Desktop but Ubuntu originally was installed on laptop. Numeric keypad on my keyboard was set as mouse moving and mouse button. No matter how I toggle Num lock and change the ...
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Emulate Keypad on Laptop

I have a laptop without a numeric keypad on which I'm running Ubuntu 12.04, and I very much enjoy playing roguelike games. Such games tend to require a numpad for movement, targeting, &c., as one ...
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How can I disable “SHIFT + NUMLOCK” from toggling on the MouseKeys? [closed]

Is there a way to prevent the shortcut key "SHIFT + NUMLOCK" from toggling on the MouseKeys feature ? I can't find it under "System Settings > Keyboard > Shortcuts". I am running Oneiric / Gnome 3
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Turn Mousekeys on/off from keyboard

I have mousekeys turned on in the Universal Access menu and lots of posts as well as this documentation page: https://help.ubuntu.com/11.10/ubuntu-help/mouse-mousekeys.html mention that NUMLOCK or ...
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How to make numpad key binds such as Ctrl + Alt + 1 work in KDE?

I am running latest Kubuntu KDE, was trying to set up virtual desktop switching key bindings same as I used in Gnome: Ctrl+Alt+Number_Of_Desktop. I always used numpad to press the number, but this ...
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How to bind to ctrl+alt+plus? [closed]

I would like to bind volume up/down to Ctrl+Alt++ and -, but AFAIK the X server catches those key combinations and uses them for resolution change. Now when I press Ctrl+Alt++ or -, nothing happens, ...
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XUbuntu: Make Shift+NumPad work like Windows

Ok, I've used Ubuntu with GNOME for a while, but now I'm using XUbuntu. In Ubuntu, there used to be a keyboard preference which makes the numpad more sane, it was called something like "Make ...
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Make shortcut for navigational functions

Is there anyway to create shortcuts for functions like Home, End, Pg Up, Pg Down, etc? I frequently use the aforementioned keys, however those keys are only available when the numpad is disabled - ...
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Numpad not working [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Numeric keypad not working I can't really understand why this is not working and maybe this is a bug, but it used to work as I rememeber and is working correctly under ...
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How to get numpad out of “mouse emulation” mode?

My numeric keypad has somehow got into a "mouse emulation" mode where the number keys just move the mouse pointer around (2 = down; 8 = up, 6 = right, etc). Anyone know how to make it work normally ...