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Installation Open Terminal and enter the following commands one by one. Add ibus-avro repository sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/sarimkhan/xUbuntu_14.04/ ./" Add key wget -q http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/sarimkhan/xUbuntu_14.04/Release.key -O- | sudo apt-key add - Update package list sudo ...


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Typical, found a fix as soon as I posted this Q - so far it seems to work: 1: go to dconfeditor, org->compiz->onboard 2: set keylabel-overrides and layout to defaults ([] and NULL (ie enter nothing) respectively)


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You can use ComposeKey sequences to easily write ligatures. This link should provide all the information you need: http://fsymbols.com/keyboard/linux/compose/


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If you only have 2 keyboard layouts, do the following: You need to install xdotool with sudo apt-get install xdotool for this. Modify your scripts to the following. #!/bin/bash xrandr --auto && xrandr --output eDP1 --off; xdotool keydown Super key space keyup Super and #!/bin/bash xrandr --auto && xrandr --output HDMI1 --off; ...


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(I do not know Brazilian portuguese.) The name of the feature you are trying to use is "dead keys". A dead key is chosen so that it has a label which is similar to an accent and when it pressed it does not create a new letter, you have to press a second key too. Some combination results in the accented version of the second letter. There are more than one ...


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I'm very sorry to say but you want Ubuntu to be Windows, which is not going to happen tomorrow... :-( Ubuntu is based on Linux, and although it has "windows" than can be dragged around a "desktop" and that it adheres to the CUA like Windows, it's just not the same thing! Asking for something and ruling out all possible answers is just going to leave you ...


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You want to make Caps Lock work like Shift, so you can set the behavior to the third one.


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You can set the shortcut in your System Settings panel at Text Entry by entering your new accelerator keys (Alt+Shift) in the text field(s) "Switch to next/previous source using:" Does that work for you or do you insist in a terminal command?


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I suggest you go through the settings menu, and do couple of things. First, open the language support menu and it should let you know whether or not the language support is installed completely. Second, open Region and Language, and under System tab, there should be an option to copy your settings to the system settings.Try doing that


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For a german keyboard layout, two are typically on the key to the left of backspace key, the circumflex accent is typically on the key to the right (or on some keyboards below) of escape key. Now keep in mind that for them to actually work, you need a keyboard layout that has dead keys active (most germans for example use the 'nodeadkeys' layout as default, ...


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You could add global shortcuts to write special chars. I use this often for my German keyboard layout with Ubuntu (on Windows this work out of the box). I added the following shortcuts: Shift+Enter+7 to write the letter { Shift+Enter+0 to write the letter } Shift+Enter+8 to write the letter [ Shift+Enter+9 to write the letter ] To add these shortcuts ...


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to prevent gnome resetting keyboard setting in X i use this command: gsettings set org.gnome.settings-daemon.plugins.keyboard active false works for me



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