Questions relating to usbhid, which is the kernel module that allows usb human interface devices such as mice, joysticks and keyboards to function correctly. All devices are detected automatically and configured appropriately by usbhid, although problems can occasionally occur with hardware.

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CTRL and ALT keys mapped to Shift for some reason

I installed Ubuntu 14.04, and I'm loving it. However, when playing a game called Garry's Mod I noticed that my CTRL and ALT keys on my wired keyboard were both being detected as Shift. I looked at the ...
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Asus STRIX Claw mouse and Tactic Pro keyboard not working under Ubuntu 14.10

The Asus STRIX Claw mouse is detected, but wrongly reported as a keyboard, and doesn't work at all. The Asus STRIX Tactic Pro keyboard partially works in non NKRO mode, but keys combinations aren't ...
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Joystick emulator and Wine

Is there a way to emulate a joystick in Ubuntu, i.e. create a device that looks like a joystick but is actually driven from some userspace program? And ideally the device would be recognized by Wine? ...
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Creating/Editing the mouse driver [closed]

I am doing a project in the field of embedded systems and the project that i am working on is about making a new HUMAN INTERFERENCE DEVICE(HID) which will be connected thorough usb port. The working ...
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Should unplug/replug wireless mouse many times to be recognized [closed]

I use ubuntu 13.04 with an A4Tech wireless mouse model G9-250. Everytime I wakeup my laptop I should unplug and replug the wireless adaptor many times in order to be recoginzed by OS. This is dmesg ...
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Bluetooth mouse not functioning

So I am using Ubuntu 12.04 and I have a generic brand mouse and a generic brand USB bluetooth module. my issue is that I can't quite use the mouse. I can connect but nothing happens. The two devices ...
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Mouse cursor freaks out when Xbox 360 controller connected

I think I screwed something up in a HID library when trying to install a PS3 controller not long ago, as the PS3 controller never worked right, and now when I try to connect an Xbox 360 controller, ...
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How can I get my HID device working in VirtualBox? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Set up USB for Virtualbox I'm running the latest official Ubuntu build of VirtualBox (4.1.12), with Windows 8 running as the guest OS. I have a Windows app that works ...
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SteelSeries Sensei side buttons freezes the mouse

When I press one of the righthand side buttons (not the usual back/forward buttons) the mouse freezes, and the -22 error(see below) comes up in dmesg. When I remove the mouse and put it in again it ...