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How can I assign a keyboard shortcut for the script that I have created? [duplicate]

I don't wish to open terminal each time to execute my shell script. Is it possible assign a keyboard shortcut to execute the shell script I have created?
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How to add keyboard shortcuts? [duplicate]

I want Ctrl+Alt+B bring up a browser. Ctrl+Alt+Delete is handy. Can I set up Ctrl+Alt+B to bring up a browser (either default or specific)?
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Re-mapping Alt Gr Key [duplicate]

I want my Alt Gr key to act the same way as the Alt key. I've found a potential solution which is to open up terminal and run the following commands: xmodmap -e "clear mod5" xmodmap -e "keycode 108 = ...
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How can I create Macros for games on Linux? [duplicate]

I am searching for a free software to create macros for games on Linux, that could work on any keyboard with a GUI. I want it to do successive keystrokes and tweak the delay between each key.
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can not make Caps Lock a Control key using setxkbmap [duplicate]

I am running Ubuntu 13.10 and I want to make Caps Lock another Control key. I found that the easiest way was using setxkbmap. But the strange thing is that it resets itself to the default after 1 ...
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How can I remap keys in Ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

I am using an Asus C200 chromebook running Ubuntu 16.04, and I want to know how to remap the F10 button to Volume up, and F9 button to volume down. Thanks.
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Better keyboard shortcuts [duplicate]

I'd like to press, for example, the Menu key and the output be as if I pressed Ctrl+R or another combination of keys. In other words, I'd like to set aliases for combos using the same graphical user ...
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How to run custom command by pressing a key [duplicate]

I have cmus music player installed and I really like it. I need to run a command by pressing a key, for example CTRL+F so it will open browser and search a lyrics for currently playing song. The ...
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How to make keyboard shortcut for wine application? [duplicate]

I know that launchers can be made, but is the same true for keyboard shortcuts? I've tried myself, with just a copy and paste of the directory to no avail. I apologize, but I'm new to linux, can ...
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How to assign a non working key to another key? [duplicate]

My laptop's "m" key doesn't work anymore and I want to know how to re-map it. In example: to make it work with the AltGr or any other key that I don't use that much. Greetings. P.S. Ubuntu is ...
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How to map right shift to slash using xmodmap? [duplicate]

How to map Shift_R to slash (/) using xmodmap?
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How to remap super + w to a different keyboard shortcut [duplicate]

How can I remap the "super + w" shortcut, which spreads all the windows, to one of the function keys?
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How to alter the keyboard layout key-by-key? [duplicate]

I would like to change my keyboard layout individually. For example switch the A key to B. Do I need a special software or is it possible directly in Ubuntu 12.04? I found a ru file under /usr/share/...
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How to turn Caps Lock into AltGr? [duplicate]

I need AltGr a lot for the purpose of {,[,],},... and it is uncomfortable to only have it available for my right hand. So, I'd like to change Caps Lock into AltGr.
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CAPS LOCK to CONTROL remap is reset after screen lock [duplicate]

I am trying to map my Caps Lock to Control. To that end I added the following: setxkbmap -option ctrl:nocaps to the Startup Applications menu. This works fine whenever I start the system, however, ...

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