A keyboard allows a user to send characters to the Raspberry Pi.

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Keyboard layout problem over VNC, no special characters

When I log in through SSH to the Pi, the keyboard works just fine, I have special characters, like [ brackets ], { curly braces }, etc... but then I start a VNC session and I connect with my mac, the ...
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The keyboard & Ethernet not working together

I have a Raspberry Pi. model B, flashed with Raspbian 2014-06-20, Microsoft Wired Keyboard 600 & Edimax EW-7811Un 150M 11n Wi-Fi USB Adapter... Everything was working fine, even I created an ...
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Whenever I connect a usb device, it shuts down and won't boot for 3 minutes

when I boot my pi, everything is fine, but when I connect any usb device(they worked before), it just turns off and only will show the red light and a faint green glow for about 3 mins until it works ...
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Keyboard is disabled on boot up

I've just installed a copy of noobs on my Pi. I then installed Raspbian. When I boot up in recovery mode I can use my keyboard and mouse fine. However, when It boots normally I can see that it ...
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USB disabled when ethernet is plugged in

I'm using a wireless keyboard, it works fine with the raspberry pi, but when I plugin my ethernet my keyboard no longer functions. I can't enter any keys or anything. Any ideas? No usb hub involved.
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Connect keypad in Raspberry

I want to connect a keypad. Can I use just the gpio pins without a protoboard? Will this work?
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Apple USB keyboard - how to make function keys work as function keys (without having to use FN-key)

I plugged in a regular Apple USB Keyboard, and it works nicely! Except....... If I wish to press any Function keys, I need to hold down the Fn-Key and the function key to get it to talk to, ...
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Problems with the keyboarddddddd

I have recently gotten my raspberry pi and I have plugged in my wireless keyboard but am having difficulties typing. Just trying to log in, I get piiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii when I just type pi. So I ...
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Rasbian uzbl not accepting keyboard input

On a Raspberry Pi, I stripped down a standard Raspbian installation by removing the following packages apt-get autoremove --purge wolfram-engine desktop-base \ lightdm lxappearance ...
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Raspberry Pi with MIDI keyboard

I consider to acquire Raspberry Pi for MIDI keyboard. The question is do you aware about any problem with latency.I usually use amsynth and zynaddsubfx. I don't know whether it's possible to use ...
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Installing Raspbian from NOOBS without display

I am trying to install Raspbian from NOOBS, but I have no other screen/keyboard available than my laptop screen/keyboard. I find enough information about using a laptop screen/keyboard for a Pi, but ...
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Problem with third key characters

I've just installed Rasbian, everything works well except the third key characters @, #, ], [ I use english locale and italian keymap. How could I solve this problem? PS: All the other ...
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Installing VNC server in raspberry pi

I got my raspberry pi couple of days back and am looking to use my laptop for display, mouse and keyboard, I have heard that, it is possible through installing VNC server in Raspberry pi. Can anyone ...
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Stuck on Raspi-Config

I recently re-installed Raspian. Before it was working without a hitch. Now when I boot it up for the first time, it gets to the Raspi-Config screen and I can't go anywhere because the keyboard ...
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RPi Keyboard Issues

I'm having problems with my newly acquired RPi. I've tried multiple power units, settling for the USB Hub in my Dell monitor (a 1911b). eLinux.org states Dell monitors are fine for powering the ...
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Matrix keyboard & shifting-zero algo: possible short?

I need to read a very basic 3x4 numeric keypad connected directly to my pi. I've read some and decided to go with the so-called shifting-zero algorithm: have 4 pins connected to the keyboard's rows ...
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Pre-install device drivers

I do not have a USB plug-and-play keyboard for my Raspberry Pi. I do have however a Bluetooth keyboard and a USB Bluetooth dongle. The problem is I have no way to configure my Raspberry Pi during ...
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Issues setting a password

I got a Maplin advanced Rasberry Pi kit for christmas this year, and flowing the instructions it says I should change the password. But when I go to change it, I can't change the password! I tried ...
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Control XBMC remotely using keyboard and mouse?

Is it possible to control the Pi from my laptop, using the keyboard and mouse, over the network? I know I can access a remote control from my android phone or through the XBMC media centre's local IP, ...
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Raspberry Pi keys are switched?

I have a new Raspberry Pi, when I try to type double quotes by using shift and the single quote buttons on the keyboard, I get an @ symbol. When I do shift + 2, I get the double quotes. A few ...
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I need a USB keyboard, mouse and wi-fi adapter to work on my RPI *under 200mA*

I am the co-founder of http://communitykit.org/. I was wondering if anyone knows of a good combination of a wired keyboard, mouse and wireless adapter for the Raspberry Pi. The trick is they all ...
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Keyboard Problem: Raspi through TightVNCServer and Screen Sharing on OSX site

I watch my Raspi through Screen Sharing because I wanted to have a look at the new Mathematica Bundle. The problem is that I can't write [] brackets through the GUI, which sucks. I edited ...
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Use raspi to redirect wireless/bluetooth keyboard to different computers

I have around 5 computers, and having 5 keyboards is 4 too many for me right now. What I want to do is connect my Kinesis Advantage (wired) keyboard to my raspi, have the raspi redirect all incoming ...
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Logitech K700 keyboard doesn't show up in /dev/input

With the Logitech K700 keyboard/mouse device plugged in to the raspberry pi, if I check /dev/input/by-path only a mouse shows up. I can still type in the terminal, but the keyboard device doesn't seem ...
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Emulated_Keyboard

My Problem is that I want to have the raspberry pi connected to the network and a display. I want to interface with the the display connected to the pi over the network. I would only be using terminal ...
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Force NOOBS 1.3 to use composite

I currently only have access to composite video screens, so I can't use HDMI which makes it a royal pain to use NOOBS. I have NOOBS 1.3 and I wanted to try dual-booting a couple different OSs, but I ...
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Raspbian keyboard layout

I want to set my keyboard settings to Swedish, but on the Raspbian configuration tool my keyboard is not on the list. Update: Changing XKBLAYOUT to "se" doesn't work. And internationalization in ...
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Unable to pair bluetooth keyboard under ArchLinux & Bluez5

I have ArchLinux armv61 3.6.11-17 running and am attempting to pair with a bluetooth keyboard. My Kinivo USB Bluetooth dongle is installed properly and can see my Apple Bluetooth Keyboard (the old ...
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Using NOOBS, no keyboard

I have a keyboard/mouse combo that connect via Bluetooth to a sensor that plugs into the Pi. It works great because the sensor has minimal current draw, compared to other keyboards I have used ...
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Strange Keyboard Bug

I recently installed Raspbian onto my pi and I started to experience a strange keyboard bug. I was able to get it to work just fine for about an hour, and I was on my way to setting up SSH and all of ...
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GPIO controlling FCEUX nes game with keyboard emulation

I am working on a project to build a small gamepad wired to a raspberry pi's GPIO ports. The gamepad is working - a python program emulates keyboard input using the uinput module when buttons on the ...
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Why won't Razer Naga Epic work with Raspberry Pi?

My son's Razer Naga Epic causes the keyboard to repeat keys and not recognize keystrokes on the latest Raspbian OS running on version B. Can anyone explain why? Is it a hardware or software problem?
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Is it possible to install and configure a Raspberry Pi without a wired keyboard or mouse?

I've just bought the Raspberry Pi and I want to follow the NOOB tutorial in order to get the base operating system working. I don't have any keyboard or mouse, so I have to buy them. My idea is to ...
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Disabling USB ports

I'm using the RPI to create a program, but I need to disable the USB ports so that the end user cannot plug in a keyboard or mouse and mess with the device. Is this possible, and if so how is it ...
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Keyboard works in NOOBS but not Raspbian

My USB numeric keypad works in NOOBS but not in Rasbpian. It's a Dicota Abacus Hub. I'm not sure where to start trying to fix this. I could change OS if that would be easier - my basic needs are to ...
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Keyboard incompatible with Raspbian

My Logitech K100 keyboard is not working with Raspbian. I first installed the NOOBS OS available at http://www.raspberrypi.org/downloads. After booting into NOOBS I installed Raspbian. But after ...
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How can I change the keyboard layout for the GUI? (console is OK)

I reinstalled my Raspberry Pi with the latest Raspbian wheezy (2013-05-25-wheezy-raspbian) and modified the console keyboard with raspi-config to match my AZERTY setup. The layout is now OK on the ...
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Logitech K700 (Revue) keyboard/trackpad combo - Function Key (F1-F12) emulation

With the Logitech K700 (Logitech Revue) wireless keyboard/trackpad combo, is there any way to emulate the function keys (F1-F12)? EmulationStation, which is the frontend for RetroPie, uses function ...
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How to setup a shortcut key to run the terminal in Raspbian?

How can I setup a keyboard shortcut to start the terminal? I do not mind if it has to be done via the GUI or the command line.
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Can the keyboard draw too much power and cause damage?

I've been using a small, lightweight keyboard, fearful that one using a higher voltage would damage my Pi. Could I have invested in a better keyboard or did I do the right thing to prevent damage?
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Raspbmc - how to set up keyboard layout *after* first SSH login?

I recently installed Raspbmc (latest version as of April 2013) I selected a keyboard layout when I connected with SSH using a laptop. However, I now want to fix the layout for a physically connected ...
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Set Keyboard Layout to my language

I have this keyboard: http://trust.com/products/product.aspx?artnr=17603 and i cant configure it with Raspbian. I run rasp-config and went to configure_keyboard, selected a generic 105-key keyboard ...
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Raspberry Pi Raspbian Web Kiosk Virtual Keyboard Solution

I followed Alan D. Moore's step-by-step guide to have my Raspberry Pi running in kiosk mode. I did my own configuration as I needed it to run on a touchscreen with no physical keyboard and mouse. ...
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Bluetooth Dongle and Macbook Keyboard

I usually work on my macbook and I can ssh to the raspberry pi for many of my tasks. However, I want to use my TV monitor which is connected to raspberry pi and have my Macbook keyboard as the input ...
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Keyboard, mouse & wifi dongle, but only two USB ports

With only two USB ports, how can I use the standard input devices together with the wifi dongle? The only thing I could think of is to set some accessibility option and use the keyboards arrows for ...
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How to Remap the Raspbian “Wheezy” Keyboard

I am having a strange problem. I just finished setting up my wonderful Raspberry Pi, and it works great, except for the fact that it is not compatible with my wired Mac OSX Keyboard. I can type ...
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How to map Caps Lock key to something useful?

I'm used to mapping Caps Lock to Escape, particularly for use in Vim. In Ubuntu, this is simple from the GUI. In other distros, a utility like xmodmap can be used. I tried this, but it seems that ...
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How to check for keyboard input, while waiting for switch input?

I'm a beginner at programming so bare with me. I'm having some problems with implementing a way to stop my script manually. CTRL+C works perfectly fine in the terminal, but it seems it doesn't always ...
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(CA) Cheap compatible keyboard and mouse for Rasberry Pi (Ebay or Amazon; if possible) [closed]

I know of the list of keyboards/mouses that work with the RPi. I do not have the time to check all of the 100's of product in Amazon/Ebay for the cheapest one. And so my question is, has anyone found ...
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Multiple keyboard and input languages

Is is possible to switch between keyboard and input languages on raspbian? My wife needs to type thai language and I need english. In windows we have a hot key swap between keyboards. Can this be ...