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Loki - Media Keys, Shortcuts, Volume Keys broken

Just in case someone else stumbles upon this issue, I managed to address my media keys issue with elementaryos loki by using dconf-editor and xbindkeys. First to identify your keys in terminal type ...
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Loki - Media Keys, Shortcuts, Volume Keys broken

Building on @Fratink's answer, I ran these commands to fix the issue. (For some reasons, the dconf-editor wasn't working for me.) Volume down gsettings set org.gnome.settings-daemon.plugins.media-...
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Unable to Screenshot using keyboard shortcut on elementary OS 0.4 Loki

Actually this issue touches two different bugs in Loki: Printscreen "PrtScn" button doesn't actually take a screenshot Custom keyboard shortcuts not working, loki fresh install
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Unable to Screenshot using keyboard shortcut on elementary OS 0.4 Loki

This is a bug, you can check it out here https://bugs.launchpad.net/elementaryos/+bug/1622298
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Take screenshot with context menu open

You can use the Screenshot tool application, set a Delay of a few seconds so you will have the time to click with the mouse and the context menu to open for the moment the app grabs the screenshot.
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Change the folder where screenshots are saved

I reuse the answer from here, with small changes Via GUI Install dconf-editor From the command line, run the command sudo apt-get install dconf-editor Or click here to install from the Ubuntu ...
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Change the folder where screenshots are saved

Here's how I managed to get screenshots (taken with the Print key) stored in the Downloads folder. Bit of a cheat but works. elementary OS 5.1 Hera. $ cd ~/Pictures $ rmdir Screenshots $ ln -s ~/...
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Flameshot Screenshot App

To really launch Flameshot after successful installation: Go to Applications menu > Graphics tab. Locate Take Graphical Screenshot flameshot icon. Right-click it and click Add to Dock menu item. ...
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Screenshot Quality

You can not tweak the quality of your screenshot, it only captures your screen or region (as is, the only quality adjustement you can use is the filetype used when you save your document). If you ...
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screenshot is not saved to clipboard

I'm afraid we broke that in the last Gala release when we tried to remove a lag / freeze when making screenshots (See: PR). We've solved the issue and it should be fixed with the next release of Gala. ...
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Screenshot tool messed up system wide fonts

Just disable the option where it says Conceal Text (mine is in Spanish and says Ofuscar Texto) Conceal Text ON Conceal Text OFF
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Screenshot tool messed up system wide fonts

There is a feature that obscures the onscreen text for screenshots by switching the font, taking the screenshot, and then switching the font back. The font obviously hasn't been switched back in this ...
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Screenshot of an Area Keyboard Shortcut

Go to your Terminal and with the command screenshot-tool --help you can see all the available options. Then you can define your personal Keyboard-Shortcut in Switchboard > Keyboard > Custom ... I do ...
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Screenshot app with option to take shots with specified pixel dimensions

Maybe you will like these options. Resizer - Quickly resize images from the context menu A simple image resizer that resizes one or more images, usable from the context menu or as a standalone app. ...
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Screenshot app with option to take shots with specified pixel dimensions

Use custom screenshot tool such as Shutter. If you look in the preferences - You can predefine multiple settings like resolution and compression ratio. Here is how you can install it. Add repository ...
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Loki - Media Keys, Shortcuts, Volume Keys broken

Instead of using xbind keys as @GZgidnick suggested, you can also use "AudioRaiseVolume" in dconf-editor instead of the value from xbindkeys as @GZgidnick explains above. Others are: "...
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Change the folder where screenshots are saved

Please not that with the next release of Gala screenshots will be stored in a ~/Pictures/Screenshots/ folder. Gala is elementary OS's window manager and the thing that's responsible for taking ...
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How to launch Screenshot by typing the PrintScreen key?

In Juno, there's a shortcut section for screenshots. It includes several shortcut options. Shift + PrintScreen lets you select an area to grab: (You can see from the screenshot I started with ...
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How to launch Screenshot by typing the PrintScreen key?

Follow @r3bl steps but use this command: screenshot-tool --screen --clipboard this will take a screenshot and save it to the clipboard too. These are all the options you can add: --window ...
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