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

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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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Android keyboard & mouse for the RPi

Getting my android phone acting as a remote keyboard/mouse for the RPi is proving really difficult. Simple Computer Remote is no longer available on Play Store, and it looks impossible to get it from ...
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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 thanks
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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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Trying to type @, but I get " [duplicate]

I tried to change the keyboard in sudo raspi-config. i have a Dell keyboard, model SK-8115. I tried all the Dell possibilities, but no success Please help With regards Piet
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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. ...
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Keyboard wrong characters output, ssh works well

I have problem, when I connect into raspberry pi B+ keyboard its outputing wrong characters. ex. When I trigger S it return O. If I connect with SSH to this RPi it works normal, keyboard language is ...
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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 [duplicate]

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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Raspberry Pi with MIDI keyboard [duplicate]

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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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 ...