A keyboard allows a user to send characters to the Raspberry Pi, a common input device.

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Keyboard and mouse stops working after connecting usb hard drive

The wireless USB keyboard stops working when I connect a USB hard drive. I also tried to connect a non wireless USB mouse together with the USB disk and the mouse stopped working. I'm running ...
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Bluetooth keyboard won't reconnect without reboot

Following this tutorial, I've managed to connect my bluetooth keyboard to Raspbian. But the problem is, that every time I turn off the keyboard, or it simply loses connection, It won't reconnect. Only ...
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How to setup hama keypad 00053224 on RASPBIAN JESSIE

I bought a Hama 00053224 Keypad and I want to use it with my raspberry pi to easily enter digits. Is there a way to install or configure a driver for it on raspbian jessie? Because nothing happens if ...
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Virtual keyboard activation

I bought a raspberry pi2 and 7 inch waveshare touchscreen. The SD card came along with the system already flashed. It turns on and everything works, but how do I activate the virtual keyboard. Do I ...
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keyboard unrecognized no way to fix anything

I'm trying to get started witn RPi. HDMI with gui came up then moused to install Rasbpian. A short-lived error message came up, and then a very long series of text ending with kdb> and non ...
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I changed my Raspberry Pi default keyboard settings. How can I reset this change?

I changed my Raspberry Pi keyboard (using command the sudo nano /etc/default/keyboardp). I set: XKBLAYOUT = 'in' Now, after reboot I just can't login! Can I somehow reset this CHANGE?
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Keyboard not working on kodi, rpi 2

I have a rpi2 with raspbian installed and a remote wireless keyboard with an attached mouse touchpad. The keyboard works normally on the OS (browser, terminal etc) but not in kodi. There I can use the ...
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Retropie Retroarch not accepting keyboard keys for hotkeys

used image: retropie-v3.3.1-rpi2.img Raspberry 2 I am setting up a cabinet which works with 2 Joysticks and a Keyboard-Hack 2 Joysticks are Fully set up and working with RetroArch ...
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How can i make a GPIO F5 Button

I have a GPIO button triggering an os.system("sudo reboot") command. How can I change the reboot command to send F5 to the active window (web kiosk).
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What types of keyboards does the Raspberry Pi 2 B+ board support?

I recently installed Raspbian Jessie into my Raspberry Pi, which i could access today as a christmas present. I have successfully plugged in a USB mouse, but i have no USB keyboard. To see if i really ...
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Prevent repeated keystrokes from VNC (Windows)

I'm trying to capture keyup and keydown events on Raspian, using VNC from Windows. I would expect the code below to acknowledge only when I first press the key and again when I release it; however, ...
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Keyboard config not working

I've tried everything so far, using dpkg-reconfigure and raspi-config do the same thing, I edited /etc/default/keyboard and rebooted countless times. Set my locale in retropie_setup.sh, set my region, ...
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How do I use a Bluetooth keyboard on bios

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 B+. I have a wireless mouse and a wireless internet stick. My keyboard is also Bluetooth but without an adapter. I can use it only when i type in a code that is needed to ...
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GPIO Display an Buttons dont work

i bought a pi 2 B last week with a ready to use 16x2 Display + Keyboard wich i pluged in the gpio pins. It looks exactly like this picture: When i start the pi, the background display lights up like ...
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cant' get '~' using shift-` but shift-\ gives tilde

Also when I try to get the pipe command '|' using shift-\ it gives me a tilde '~'. I've tried a different keyboard and those are the only 2 mis-mappings I see.
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Set KivyPie image to German keyboard layout (PipaOS)

I just downloaded and started the raspberry KivyPie impage from here According to the documentation, it is PipaOs/Raspbian based. How can I change the keyboard language to German? I tried sudo ...
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Phone-like keyboard program?

Is there a program that can convert a usb numpad press into a keyboard stroke? i.e. texting on an old phone - pre-hard/software keyboards. OS is raspbian.
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How to setup dual boot with bluetooth keyboard

I've got no USB keyboard but I have a bluetooth keyboard instead. All fine. But the problem is that I want to get to the recovery mode to install OpenELEC next to Raspbian, the interface that allows ...
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Keyboard layout reconfiguration not working with raspbian

I'm using Raspbian and I'm trying to reconfigure my keyboard to another keyboard layout by following this post: Raspbian keyboard layout Then I rebooted by RPI. It changed the keyboard layout in ...
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Pairing the Pi over BT 4.0 LE to a MS Universal Foldable Keyboard fails

Background I'm trying to pair my RasPi with the new Microsoft Universal Foldable Keyboard, which requires BT 4.0 LE HCI connectivity from the host. On my Pi it is provided by CSR based Bluetooth 4.0 ...
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Keyboard not working on Raspberry Pi 2 Model B

I'm trying to connect my PS/2 keyboard to the Raspberry Pi Model B. So I went out and bought myself a PS/2 to USB adapter hoping that it would work. Here's an image of the adapter below: And here ...
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Open tty1 with another shortcut

Currently I'm using Ctrl + Alt + F1 to open tty1. This seems to be the default shortcut on all Linux distributions (at least, on the ones I tried until now). Is there a way to change this into ...
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how to skip NOOBS boot menu

So I installed Raspbian and OSMC on my pi and I like using both, but is there a way to skip the 8 second boot menu? I ssh into raspbian often which can require rebooting, so it adds an extra 8 ...
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Python keyboard capture [duplicate]

This is copy-paste from my other question. So, I want to make a program that execute associated part of code while and until the key on keyboard is pressed. I was looking for it long, long time and I ...
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How do you reconfigure the keyboard? [duplicate]

I just installed Noobs on my Raspberry Pi and every thing was going well until I tried to use a pipe (|) in the terminal. When I pressed the key, It wrote different characters! I tried a few more ...
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How to capture keyboard in Python? [duplicate]

So, I want to make a program that execute associated part of code while and until the key on keyboard is pressed. I was looking for it long, long time and I didn't find anything. Can you please help ...
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Emulating a bluetooth from a Raspberry Pi

I have Project Cars for the PS4 and found out that I can use a keyboard with it for extra controls. Since I can use the keyboard to engage each gear (like a H-Patten gear stick for steering wheels ...
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How can I put in the “@” sign on your Stack Exchange log In from a Raspberry Pi?

When I try to log in with my stack exchange credentials from a raspberry pi, the keyboard registers a quotes sign (") instead of an "@" (at) sign. I'm using an Epiphany browser in a Raspbian OS.
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Touchscreen Keyboard for the Mentally/Physically Challenged

Hi this is my first time posting but i wanted to ask a question. First of all i'll outline my situation. Im currently working on a project to make a portable computer system for people who are ...
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Capture keypress from ssh process

I have a keyboard (or MakeyMakey) attached to my pi. I'm using ssh to execute Node.js code on the pi. I'd like to be able to capture the keypress events. I found a couple of node modules that do this ...
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Switching Between Languages

Hello I'm trying to setup my Raspberry Pi for writing and I do plan on doing everything in terminal and maybe using the desktop if I need to do a bit of web browsing for research. My problem is that ...
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Touchscreen Software Keyboard

I would like to get rid of all external components on my Pi so as to make it portable. I have a GPIO attached touchscreen. Is there a software keyboard that I could use that: Is fully functional ...
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How to remap Caps Lock to ESC

UPDATE: The method below seems to work fine if the Pi boots into commandline, but doesn't work if Pi is configured to boot into X. ==== I've just started dabbling with the Raspberry Pi. Being a ...
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Trick kernel into having a connected keyboard

I have a Raspberry Pi B running Raspbian. I'm using it to create this for my little brother. I'm using Adafruit's Retrogame code (found here) to receive GPIO inputs and convert them into keyboard ...
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Get Raspberry Pi to automatically recognize USB peripherals

I have a switch to transfer 2 USB inputs between four computers (piB, pi2, pc, and mac). I have only one input connected: an apple USB keyboard with a mouse and a windows keyboard connected into it's ...
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Kernel panic not syncing with keyboard plugged in [closed]

My Raspberry Pi won't boot with a keyboard plugged in. It is a wireless Logitech two-in-one keyboard, and it says: end Kernel panic - not syncing: Fatal exception in interrupt. How can I fix ...
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Raspberry Pi (compute module) Keyboard Suddenly Stops Working

I have a raspberry pi and I have been using it for a couple of hours with no issues, then suddenly they keyboard does not work, I have rebooted the pi, but when I get to the login screen I can't do ...
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Motorola Lapdock - alternative

Raspberry Pi Can be connected to motorola-lapdock console, and turned into functional laptop. And it is great to have modular hardware to combine by own needs. But for last 3-4 years, lapdock is ...
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Keyboard and mouse stopped responding in GUI after apt-get upgrade

We have a Raspberry Pi 2 Model B using Raspbian installed from/on NOOBS card. The GUI desktop was fully functional for several days. While trying to get Python picamera module to work, decided to ...
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Must I keep mouse and keyboard plugged in

I'd like to install openelec on my pi2, after I have the pi the way I like it can i unplug my peripherals and have it boot up without kb/mouse
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How do I specify the layout for my 78 key keyboard

I bought a nice small anonymous (no maker's name) 78 key wireless keyboard for my HDMIPi with RPi 2, and it works very well, except that I cannot discover which of the layouts listed in sudo ...
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Creating an Android “remote” app for Raspberry Pi (Raspbian)

Similar to how you can control XBMC/Kodi/Raspbmc through the Android app "Yatse XBMC/Kodi Remote Control". Can anyone confirm whether either a.) there is something out there for Raspbian, or b.) if ...
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Keyboard and Wi-Fi dongle don't work after updating kernel

I have installed Raspbian on my Paspberry Pi and was experimenting with developing for it. I have followed this tutorial and cloned the kernel on an Ubuntu VM to cross compile it with raspberry tools. ...
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Has Anybody Built A Raspberry Pi Inside A Mouse Yet?

I was wondering if anybody has thought of putting a Raspberry Pi inside a mouse yet? i.e. wireless display and keyboard and the raspberry pi case is the mouse. Just thought it would be a cool ...
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Remapping keyboard

How can I remap my keyboard it is on a Motorola lapdock 100 The @ " / |# are all in the wrong place I have tried Sudo Dpkg-reconfigure keyboard-configuration but Motorola is not in the list any ...
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RPi B v2.0 not accepting keyboards

I'm using a RPi B v2.0 ("Made in the UK" with the P5 connector). I've installed Raspbian to an 8GB SDHC class 4 card and can boot (the display shows nice boot log). When measuring between TP1 and TP2, ...
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how can i connect to internet via usb dodge of a wireless keyboard?

As we know RPi A+ has only on usb slot. and to connect all these (keyboard, mouse, wifi adapter) devices i will need a USB hub, by default most people needs wifi and keyboard at least. so the ...
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NFC emulate TAG ID to Keystroke

I have set up a RPi with an NFC reader and everything is working fine. I'm using libnfcs nfc-eventd to read the tags. In order to achieve my goal, I need to get the UID of the tag into an input field ...
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USB ports unrespnsive after dist-upgrade

I was running apt-get dist-upgrade when my pi froze up. Afterwards, I booted it up and the keyboard and mouse went unresponsive. How do I fix this? edit: By freeze I mean it locked up. I do not know ...
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change keyboard layout in console

I want to change the keyboard to us in the console. I am able to change the layout in the startx environment via sudo dpkg-reconfigure keyboard-configuration but it doesn't change in the console. ...