(x) letter key not work! help

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samban
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(x) letter key not work! help

Post by samban » Tue Feb 06, 2018 1:18 pm

Hello..
I'm new user here on Linux world!
I installed Linux mint 18.3 yesterday :D
my problem is when I press x key nothing happen! I want to replace/remap (x) to (<) the key left of Z letter.
so how can I fix this problem ! thx :)

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Re: (x) letter key not work! help

Post by deepakdeshp » Tue Feb 06, 2018 2:02 pm

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Re: (x) letter key not work! help

Post by JerryF » Tue Feb 06, 2018 2:04 pm

I would check to make sure that the key is making contact with the switch.

Pry off the X key and clean out the area. Before putting the key back on, try pressing the switch to see if it's making contact.
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Re: (x) letter key not work! help

Post by samban » Tue Feb 06, 2018 4:29 pm

JerryF wrote:I would check to make sure that the key is making contact with the switch.

Pry off the X key and clean out the area. Before putting the key back on, try pressing the switch to see if it's making contact.
what u mean "contact with the switch.!
i did like u said and nothing happend!
so is there any way to fix this problem!!

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Keyboard problem!

Post by samban » Wed Feb 07, 2018 12:44 pm

Hi guys I'm new in Linux mint and was wondering if anyone could give me a command line to remap my (x) letter key "broken key, to my left key of Z! idk know what's called :(
I used AutoKey application and it's works very well but when I reboot my PC the problem return back! so is there any permanent solution!
thx

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Re: Keyboard problem!

Post by deepakdeshp » Wed Feb 07, 2018 2:12 pm

. https://askubuntu.com/questions/749 ... u-16-04
Please run following commands in terminal to see their manual
man xmodmap
man keyboard
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Re: (x) letter key not work! help

Post by karlchen » Wed Feb 07, 2018 2:36 pm

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Hi, samban. Please, note that your 2 threads about the same topic, "(x) letter key not work! help" and "Keyboard problem!", have been merged into a single thread. Please, do not cross-post. Please, do not create mutliple threads about the same issue.
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