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I seems that on my Lenovo Thinkpad E540 the problem was the BIOS switching of Ctrl and Fn key.. It's still isnt clear to me why the other shortcuts with the fake Ctrl worked tho.. Thank you all!
You may have edited keyboard combinations. See System Preferences-Keyboard-Shortcuts. Haven't you changed some shortcut to Ctrl+S?
I just bought one myself and found that the following workes perfectly for me. Open dconf-editor (sudo apt-get install dconf-editor if it isn't already installed). Navigate to org -> gnome -> desktop -> wm -> keybindings. Change the value of switch-to-workspace-down to ['<Control><Alt>Down', '<Primary><Super>Tab', ...
They call it Dash. Maybe it is related to this bug https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/unity/+bug/1371590 that has something to do with the activation area. If not maybe you can create a bug report with screenshots.
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