Questions tagged [keyboard-layout]

Questions about keyboard layouts, layout switching, input issues in specific languages, etc.

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Keyboard layout permanently modified/corrupted. Need help!

After restarting elementary many keystrokes return the wrong value, consistently across all keyboard layouts. I tried French, German, Japanese Layouts. Its also not due to my physical keyboard, which ...
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Change keyboard layout button shortcuts

I want to set keyboard layout changing on Super (win) button. How can I do this? In system params (I think it called so in English version) there is no Super button in the list of shortcuts. os:...
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fcitx shows input method change popup, but does not change keyboard layout

I need 2 input languages on my elementary OS 5.0 Juno: English and Russian and I want to have different input methods in different windows. I was trying to use ibus, but it caused lags, so I have ...
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Hotkeys in PHPStorm don't work

elementary OS 5 Juno with the 4.15.0-58-generic #64-Ubuntu kernel is installed on my laptop. However, popular hot keys (such as Ctrl+C and Ctrl+V) do not work in PHPStorm 2019.2.1 and 2019.2.2, ...
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Using setxkbmap to switch keyboard layouts

For several years now I have been switching the keyboard layout in all Linux distributions as follows: The first fix en (caps lock), the second - ru (shift + caps lock) setxkbmap -option "grp:...
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Freya "forgets" keyboard shortcut after reboot

I have a problem with the shortcut for switching the keyboard layout, which is "Alt+Space" as per default. I have to set it manually for each single session, meaning that right after I boot up Freya ...
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After update all settings in system settings -> languages and regions are empty

Now i have installed OS the third time... Everytime after the installation i can set the language/the systemlanguage to GERMAN. When i make the update my keyboard layout is us and the settings are ...
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Persian Keyboard Windows layout missing

Does anyone know what to do about this Persian keyboard windows layout? It does not show on elementary os 6. The Persian keyboard I have is another time. Help kindly!
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Shortcut keys don't work on non-Latin layout

I have two layouts in the system, Russian and English. Whenever I'm on the Russian layout, Ctrl+C, Ctrl+V and others just don't work. Is there anything I can do about it? Also other app specific ...
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Can't use question marks, slash and other keys

I'm very new to Linux and elementary OS is the very first distro I'm using. Turns out that I'm on a Laptop (Samsung Flash F30) with an ABNT2 (Brazilian Portuguese) keyboard, and my slash and question ...
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Having an incredibly difficult time with Japanese Input/Keyboard layout in 5.1.7

My wife is a mac user, and her computer died unexpectedly. I am on Hera 5.1.7 using an HP probook 6450b. It's old, but it's my best computer. She has been struggling a lot to get Japanese input ...
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Can't switch between keyboard layouts via shortcuts - none of them work

Whatever shortcut I choose in system settings to switch between keyboard languages, it won't work. Tried all available combination - Alt+Shift, Ctrl+Alt, Alt+Space, etc. What could cause this? I've ...
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xbindkeys not working with Russian keyboard layout on Gnome session

So, I've been using Elementary OS for a long time and one day I decided to install Gnome DE for variety. I started to customizing it for myself and everything was ok, until I got to xbindkeys. I'm ...
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Change keyboard layout button

I want to set keyboard layout changing on Super (win) button. How can I do this? In system params (I think it called so in English version) there is no Super button in the list of shortcuts.