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

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Set Navit's internal keyboard language - Help!

I have an Rpi2 with Jessie and I have install Navit for navigation. I am from Greece and all the towns on my map are in Greek language. I know navit only "knows" Latin and Cyrillic characters for the ...
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Some keyboard keys not working in terminal

I use my Raspberry Pi via SSH and the 'f' and 'b' keys do not work in the terminal (the 'F' and 'B' do work, though). Also, when I start a text editor vim/vi/nano, every key works. It seems to be a ...
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Raspberry Pi 3 - Keyboard & Mouse Not Getting Power

I turned on the Pi for the first time, it is showing red light but the keyboard and mouse connected are not showing any light like they normally do. I didn't inserted the SD card, is that a ...
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Microsoft All-in-One Media Keyboard not working at all with RPi 2

pi@raspberrypi:~ $ lsusb pi@raspberrypi:~ $ lsusb Bus 001 Device 007: ID 045e:0800 Microsoft Corp. Bus 001 Device 003: ID 0424:ec00 Standard Microsystems Corp. SMSC9512/9514 Fast ...
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Kivy — Raspberry Pi not responding

I installed Raspbian on my RaspPi 3. Downloaded Jessie version of Kivy. However, when I open 'showcase' or '3D monkey Demo' or 'Hello tutorial', the example shows but it wont close out . The ...
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Raspberry Pi Zero bluetooth keyboard not acting properly

I have updated over network the Raspbian on my Pi Zero. Attached a Bluetooth dongle, same as in some tutorials, halfcircle barely wider than USB port. The dongle works OK as network connection to a ...
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Configure the keyboard for console in OSMC

It seems there is no raspi-config in OSMC. So, how can I configure the keyboard layout for the console? (In Kodi it was easy to find, but this doesn't affect the console.) I couldn't find anything ...
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successfully paired bluetooth apple keyboard with Pi but can't type

I successfully followed all the instructions here http://www.adeepbite.com/apple-bluetooth-wireless-keyboard-trackpad-raspberry-pi/ to link a Bluetooth keyboard to a Pi with no errors and I still can'...
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How to type hash ('#') in the boot config

I'm trying to edit the config.txt at the NOOBS boot menu. This file format comments out lines by putting # at the start. How do I type that character? (Typing it normally on my keyboard generates ...
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Raspberry PI 3 Model B+ resetting after every reboot

My RPi 3 resets itself after every reboot. All my settings, customizations etc are lost. Keyboard layouts, date/time setting, setting in the sudo raspi-config (camera setting etc), desktop ...
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Raspbian Jessie GUI hangs after running matchbox-keyboard

I have Raspberry Pi 2B, touchscreen, Raspbian Jessie 2016-05-10 with default LXDE desktop environment, installed matchbox-keyboard. When I run matchbox-keyboard it works correctly, but Raspbian GUI ...
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Emulate a Bluetooth Keyboard with a Raspberry Pi 3

Raspberry Pi 2 Model B (Raspbian Wheezy and bluez 4.99) Executes perfectly using a Bluetooth dongle. Raspberry Pi 3 Model B (Raspbian Jessie and bluez 4.99) Attempting to pair with Windows laptop ...
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Using Python with Bluetooth on Raspberry Pi 3

Following this tutorial I successfully ran PiTooth on the RPi2MB (Wheezy). Following the same tutorial on the RPi3MB (Jessie) I get the following message "Could not configure bluetooth. Is ...
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How to enter Recovery Mode without USB keyboard?

At boot, I know you can enter to Recovery screen by holding shift. However, I don't have access to a usb keyboard for now. However, a bluetooth keyboard is configured with my Raspberry Pi 3, but it ...
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How to keyboard setup in Raspberry?

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 https://www....
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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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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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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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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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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 (mame2003-libretro)...
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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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Can't get '~' using shift-` but shift-\ gives tilde [duplicate]

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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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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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 ...