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

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OSMC doesn't recognize Riitech keyboard

Keyboard's special dongle is attached to the Pi securely. OpenELEC had no problem with this keyboard (amazingly). It's a wireless mini keyboard that to my knowledge is only sold by Adafruit. I'm ...
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Python 2 keypress event callback [closed]

I've a RaspberryPi 3, and am using https://github.com/adafruit/Adafruit_DotStar_Pi for controlling LEDs, which constrains me to using Python 2. I want to have a callback function be called when a ...
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how to keyboard setup in raspbery?

http://www.amazon.in/Raspberry-Pi-Screen-Display-Finger-Capacitive/dp/B01BKOTRFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1460391670&sr=8-1&keywords=raspberry++pi+monitor#productDetails ...
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Raspberry Pi - Keyboard Input not Showing

searched for this issue but not found it. My Bluetooth keyboard, connected to my raspberry pi 2 running Raspbian Jesse, installed via NOOBS, works fine (tested on other computers) but quite often, ...
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Is there any way of setting an android tab to act as a raspberry pi keyboard through a usb to micro usb cable?

I need to set up my android tab to act as a keyboard for my raspberry pi 2 b+. I have the 7 inch touchscreen mount on the raspberry pi already so I don't need a display. I also have a USB to micro USB ...
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Wireless Mac Keyboard Acts Sporadic, PI3

I have a Pi 3, Mac keyboard and magic trackpad. I have both of the devices attached to my Pi 3 using the built-in Bluetooth and they both respond, but when I type it misses keys and can get stuck ...
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RasPi sees keyboard but does not accept input

When I run lsusb (on a separate keyboard) the keyboard that I have to use shows up but when I press any of the keys it doesn't input. The keyboard used to work on the RasPi and still works on a ...
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Unable to link Bluetooth keyboard to Pi 3

I have enabled Bluetooth on my Pi 3 and connected phone and laptop successfully. When I try to connect my Apple or Logitech keyboard it says failed to connect on pairing. I've tried via terminal and ...
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switching between multiple keyboard layouts

Is there an easy way to set up multiple languages (my case english & hebrew) on Raspbian that can be switched using Alt-shift (or alike) ? I tried to follow several threads (like this) with no ...
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Raspberry Pi VNC no action from keyboard or mouse

I bought new Raspberry-pi model B with noobs OS .After configuring it, and login through PUTTY .I tried to log in through VNC.I done all supposed configuration till I managed to log through raspberry ...
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Florence virtual keyboard won't start

I installed Florence on my RPi2 by running sudo apt-get install florence. When I try to open it, I get this error: Xlib: extension "RECORD" missing on display ":1.0". WARNING: No XRecord extension ...
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facing problem with keyboard, buttons exchanged [duplicate]

I'm using an HP Pavilion CORE i5 laptop. I am facing a problem with my keyboard as some buttons are interchanged! Like pressing the # button displays \ and vice versa.
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Using Pi 2 as feedthrough of mouse/keyboard to computer

The goal is to connect a mouse to my raspberry Pi, and have it connected to a computer (both linux and windows will be used). I want to have a LED light up whenever I use a right mouse click. So the ...
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When an HID USB device only works with dwc_otg.speed=1, what does that mean about the device?

I have seen a few USB keyboards and mice that only work with dwc_otg.speed=1 (limit to full speed instead of high speed). Typically these devices work fine on other systems (from full PC's to other ...
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Pi 2, keyboard/mouse not recognized through USB hub

I am trying to get the keyboard and mouse control from a Startech crash cart adapter working smoothly on a Pi 2. The adapter has an internal USB hub (Alcor, 058F:6254) and behind that a virtual ...
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How can I fix the not working keyboard and mouse for the Raspberry Pi Zero?

I have an USB Hub which I have connected to my Raspberry Pi Zero, when I plug a keyboard and mouse in the hub they at first worked fine but after about 5 minutes they stopped working. The keyboard ...
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Making input device for Raspberry Pi

So I'm planning on making an arcade style machine using a raspberry pi. Doing this will require some inputs like up, down, left, right, start etc. Exactly how would I go about doing this. Can the ...
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Multiple keyboards for different purposes

This feels like a very odd request but feel like it should be possible within Linux. I'm running the latest version of Raspbian with kernel version 4.1 What I'm trying to achieve is to have two ...
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Is it possible to send keys to a computer via USB? [duplicate]

Is it possible to send keys to a computer connecting the RPi A+ via USB on the computer? Will the RPi have enough power? If yes, how?
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Cant type in CLI

I've just got a Raspberry Pi 1 B. I installed Raspbian, I've worked with it for full day and everything was working as it should be. I used to booted into the desktop, now I have changed that to boot ...
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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 ...