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For laptops that don't have a numpad, how can I create one?

I've noticed when looking for a new 13" laptop from Dell, Lenovo, HP, etc, they do not have a Numpad - not even one working with the FN (function key). I googled a lot, trying to find a way to make a ...
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Zenbook ux433fn activate illuminated numpad

Hello I´m new in the forum so this ist my first question :) I have installed Ubuntu 18.04 on my new Zenbook ux433fn with used to have a new fancy illuminated numpad in the touchpad. Like I expected it ...
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Can't turn on numlock in Gnome shell textbox but everywhere else is fine

Recently, I opened Synaptic and type my password (which include numbers) and notice that numlock isn't turned on no matter how many times I hit numlock button. Then I return, open other programs (...
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External USB Numeric Keypad not working

I have just had an USB numpad to use with my Xubuntu 15.04 The pad has a "Num lock" button with the LED going on/off when pressed, but the number (0-9) or sign (.+-/*, ENTER, TAB) keys don't produce ...
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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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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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Wine: numpad 'dot' key trigger 'dot' and 'delete'

When I press numpad .Del key on a wine, a . is inserted but del is also triggered. I would like only . key is triggered. how to ? issue append on any software. I use french keyboard layout. (no ...
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Is there a way to always keep num pad on?

I never ever turn num pad off, it's always an annoyance to turn it on once the system starts, or when I turn it off by accident. Is there a setting to keep it on always and ignore num lock presses? ...
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Arrow Keys and Numpad Bug

I'm still new to linux and having this annoying bug. Whenever I keep an arrow key pressed for longer than a second, my laptop stops scrolling through the line and starts to write the corresponding ...
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Ubuntu 16.04.2 when pressing END key - text gets selected instead of going to end of the line

I recently installed Ubuntu 16.04.2 on my laptop: Asus Zenbook Pro UX501VW. In my laptop's keyboard the End key is located in the numpad alongside the key 1. In Windows, when I want to go to end of ...
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Enabling the numeric keypad on Devastator II keyboard?

Kudos to the folks on the led answer using xset led on. On the same keyboard, Cooler Master Devastator II, the numeric key pad doesn't work. I tried showkey -a and type them all. Only key working is ...
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Numpad special keys are discarded - on my account only

On my laptop, the numpad keys stopped working when NumLock is ON. So I can input all the digits, but when I enable NumLock, the keys do nothing at all (directions, home, end, pgup/down, even Enter ...
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Reposition window using num pad, deprecated?

Until now I've been able to move windows around using, Ctrl + Alt + [num-pad-key], where 6 would maximize, 8, 6, 2, 4 would move to the sides and 7, 9, 3, 1 would move windows to corners. I don't ...
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Is it possible to make external numpad or second keyboard only input to a certain window?

I picked up a external Logitech numpad recently and figured it might be useful to use it for macros. However, since it's a numpad, every time I will press the button to set off the macro, that ...
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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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Numpad behaving strange, apparently on QT apps

Recently a weird problem has appeared. On some programs, the numpad doesn't work well. Only the number zero works: nothing else does anything except for the period button, which brings up what looks ...
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Numerical Key board is not working in 18.04

I am using dell inspiron. In this laptop built with UBUNTU18.04 os. When i install the os from at that time my numerical keys are not working. How to resolve this problem. please reply me as early as ...
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numkeys not working on ubuntu 18.04

I have recently shifted to ubuntu 18.04. Since I shifted , my numkeys are not working . What can be done regarding this issue?
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Numeric pad problem

I have an HP Envy laptop with a numeric pad. I recently installed Ubuntu v. 18.04 alongside Windows 10. I can use the numeric pad to sign in to Ubuntu but as soon as the GUI appears, the numeric pad ...
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Numeric pad stops working after turning on keyboard backlight with 'xset led on'

Numeric pad stops working after turning on keyboard backlight with 'xset led on'... I have also 'tried xset led 3' with the same result.I'm using 16.04 and a Cooler Master Devastator II keyboard. Any ...
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Numpad digits not working, only function as arrows. 16.04 running on lenovo z50-70.

Numpad digits not working, only function as arrows. 16.04 running on lenovo z50-70. Most certainly I messed it up by installing another keyboard. Anyone having an idea how to reset or just install ...
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Problem in Steam game (CS:GO) Numpad

I installed Steam, and I was playing Counter Strike Global Offensive. The problem is that, Numpad Enter key is not working. Basically, I binded Enter key on Numpad in ingame, but it seems like not ...
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Numpad not working in 14.04

My numpad is not working on ubuntu 14.04. It used to work earlier and works in windows now. Please help