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How can I enable touch input without having a touch device present?

I'm trying to find a way to enable touch style input in Windows 8. Specifically, I want to have the touch friendly user interface. I'm looking at doing an experiment where I use a Wiimote for input, ...
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Multiple multitouch monitor?

Can we connect multiple touchscreen monitor to dual/multi-head GPU, how does the input works on Windows 7? can the O/S handle multiple input from arranged monitor?
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Wayland alternative for xorg's xdotool?

xdotool is a nice X application, I tend to use it for creating macro commands (like alt+f4 or ctrl+w or ctrl+alt+backspace or something like that) It's really easy to use and convenient, but I don't ...
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Multiple input languages, switch between two

How could I have three or more input languages active (namely English/Russian/Chinese), but cycle with Alt+Shift only between two of them (English/Russian)? Punto Switcher handles this task only with ...
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Aquamacs, MacOS and language specific hotkeys

I'm running Aquamacs on Mac OS Lion. Input mode is set to native. When I switch input language to Russian all hotkeys stop working. As all keys are interpreted as Russian keys. Is there a simple way ...
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Controlling two windows with the same inputs

Basicly I want to be able to have two Windows open and when I type, it types in both. When I click the mouse it clicks in both. So on. I want to be able to duplicate what I am doing while doing it in ...
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My input devices have started doing their own thing

I'm having a very annoying problem that is interfering with my work, and I can't figure out what's going on. So a little background info: I built the PC myself last October. It has been working fine ...
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My Apostrophe Key is Making Commas

While using MS Word in Windows 7, when I type the ` key and if it's not at the end of a word, it turns into a ,. I've never had this issue before and it's driving me crazy! I tried googling it to ...
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Is there any general way to control the external display menu from unix?

A lot of modern LCD monitors offer a menu to select the input source, change brightness, etc. I would like to access the features of this menu from the terminal on my computer (either Linux or OSX). ...
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Chrome: Cursor moves to end of input form after pressing backspace key

I've noticed some weird behaviour lately when using Chrome Version 29.0.1547.57 m. (untested on other browsers) When typing into a form field, most commonly a text area field, if I attempt to use the ...
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Repeated keypresses are ignored

So, I'm having trouble fixing my brothers computer. The problem is that if I try to press a key more than once in succession every keypress but the first is ignored. Holding a key down works as ...
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How to programmatically control the mouse cursor, without hardware mouse attached in android?

I have an Android device and an app which should move the mouse cursor programmatically. When I have an Bluetooth or USB mouse attached to the device, I can send events to /dev/input/event7 to move ...
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How to type special characters in Linux when Russian layout is active?

The way to type special unicode characters in Linux is to press Ctrl + Shift + u and then to type the character number. But this method doesn't work when Russian layout is active. So if I'm typing in ...
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X window (or whole linux system) replace Caps Lock with ESC *and* Control

on windows there are several key maps applications that replaces Caps lock with ESC on a single 'press and relase' and with a Control signal if hold and another key is pressed. Is there any way to do ...
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webdav davfs2 input/output error

I've got a box.com account configured in a Linux system so a user can mount it in a certain mountpoint and access its contents. It is declared in fstab as: https://www.box.com/dav /media/box davfs rw,...
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How do I tell a browser which password field to save?

I am working on a website that requires two type="password" inputs and I would like to know if there is a way to specify to the browser which one to save (for autocompletion)? I know you cannot save ...
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How to render invisible chars in a text area?

Assuming this is not a text renderer limitation, and that a font can opt to show those chars, I would like to have things like u2028 (LS - Line Separator) and u2029 (PS - Paragraph Separator) rendered ...
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Splitting 2 line-in ports as separate devices?

I have a custom built PC with this motherboard. It has 6 3.5mm ports on the back, 2 of which are line-in's, the others consisting of 1 mic-in and 3 various speaker-out ports. It uses Realtek HD Audio ...
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Can I use my computer's headphone output as an input on another device (android phone)?

So what I mean is this: I put a 3.5mm male jackplug in the headphone output of my laptop, and then on the other end of the cord is another 3.5mm jackplug that I plug into my phone, so when I call ...
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Input signal out of range after reinstalling Windows XP

Hi i have recently got a second hand HP desktop which was running XP when i got it. When i first brought it home i booted it up on the monitor(hp vs17) that i got with it and everything was fine. ...
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OS agnostic analog data input

I want to input an analog signal (for concreteness, temperature from a thermocouple) into a computer. The sampling rate should be at least several times (say, 10) per second. Moreover, I want to be ...
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All input unresponsive during/after games on Ubuntu Linux

The vast majority of times which I fire up a game on my PC, after a period of play time [random, 15 minutes up to several hours] my system will become unresponsive to all input. It isn't a full ...
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input mask behaving oddly

I am using Access 2010. I have created an input mask 0000\B?. The resultant should be 4 numbers, the letter B and an optional 2nd letter, ie 1234Bx. My problem is the ?. Any time the optional letter ...
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Windows 7 hangs upon input events and opening sockets

I'm using a work laptop running Windows 7 64-bit Professional. The laptop is a Dell Studio XPS and has the following specs: Intel Core i5 M460 Quad-core 2.53GHz 6GB RAM ATI Mobility Radeon HD4670 ...
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USB keyboard randomly stops working (can't reset device error: -32)

Once in a while (extremely rarely, maybe once every few months), my keyboard stops accepting input, seemingly randomly. The mouse is dragged down at the same time. What I tried initially: ...
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How can I create a desktop shortcut for “Listen to this device”?

In windows, there is a way to make audio from your input go to your output, by checking "Listen to this device". Is there a way to make a desktop shortcut or start menu shortcut that enables/disables ...
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EOFError when executing python scripts that need user input inside emacs

EOFError: EOF when reading a line Is what I'm getting when executing this one line script inside emacs in python-mode (by pressing C-c C-c) : print raw_input(">") Is there a way to make emacs ...
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xorg: emulate mouse, no numeric keypad

How to emulate the mouse without a real mouse on X? i know about shift+num lock but i'm using a half keyboard that does not have a num pad or even the num lock key... i'm looking for something ...
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PC doesn't dectect my old soundcard

My old soundcard was not working not properly and I decided to buy new one. I installed the new one and it works good but the mic input has some kind of cracking sound (I think that I have some ...
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Forward second keyboard input to window and split-screen terminal and KDE

I have two keyboards (one internal and one external) and I want to split-screen Linux video output so I'll have tty on one half and X11 on second half and I want redirect input from external keyboard ...
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When using SCIM to type Hangul, space moves the syllable before going to the next word

When I type Hangul using the SCIM input on Ubuntu, when I press space, the last syllable automatically moves over a space, then adds another space. This goes away if I press a period and backspace it, ...
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Prevent changes to audio input selection on Mac OS X

Every day I share a number of Mac computers with many users. I need to be sure that none of them are able to modify the audio input settings of the machine. The Audio Input preference in System ...
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preventing an undesired keyboard

"At Windows 10, I set up only the Latin American Keyboard but randomly it goes to the Spanish Keyboard and is very annoying. How can I prevent ANY other Keyboard popping up from my determined set up? ...
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I want to change my LG 22EN33 monitor's input from VGA to DVI

I recently bought a DVI-HDMI adaptor in order to connect my PS3 to my monitor ,however when i press the INPUT button on my monitor ,only a square on the top of my screen pops up saying "D-SUB"
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Synaptic Touchpad, how to Disable “Tap to click While typing”

Basically, I was using an outdated synaptic driver that was causing me many issues. Seemed there was an issue with it that was causing dropped keyboard input (after leaving Laptop on for more then 24 ...
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How do you remove Audio input/output devices on mac?

During my attempt to route audio from the system to a audio device that has the system audio and mic audio, I now have many audio devices that I wish to remove, the un-installers on the programs didn'...
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Windows 7 customize logininput

i´d like to customize my Windows7 "loginscreen-input" (for username). Before a user loggedin, i´d like to fill in the input for username automatically with the string "test:". Can someone help me?
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Can't enter text in Chrome and Opera. Minimizing and Maximizing fixes the issue

Sometimes, when I type something on Chrome or Opera, no keys are taken as input. By "input" I mean text which I try typing into textboxes or searchboxes, both in pages and the address bar itself. ...
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Is there any way for me to change my Huion 420 tablet from absolute mode to relative mode?

I have a Huion 420 that I use for Osu, but I was wondering if there was a way I could change it to relative mode for use in some other things. I checked through the device settings and it doesn't ...
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Playing two programs at once and splitting output sources

I am running windows 8.1, I want to play both league of legends and a ePSXe, PSX emulator at the same time. So basically play PSX while it's out of focus, the video and sound works just it is not ...
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Is ALU used for all instructions?

On wikipedia page about Von Neumann Architecture is this picture. There are a lot of similar pictures like this.(Also in a lot of articles about Von Neumann Architecture is that only ALU execute ...
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Windows send command to terminal

I want to do something in Windows similar to screen's screen -X ___ stuff "___" command, used for stuffing input to a terminal. I'd like: The solution to be native to Windows. If programs are ...
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Keyboard mouse trackpad disabled at windows 7 login

I'm unable to log into windows 7 account and here's how it happened: I tried to fix some sleep/wake-up problem by disabling wakeup option for all devices listed by the powercfg command. after couple ...
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What is this? Debian Wheezy, Weird randomly occuring inputs

When I login in one of the extra virtual terminals there always come odd signs or control characters between my actual input. For example I type administrator and after the adm some garbage gets ...
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Credit card reader gives random output

I bought a cheap $10 magnetic card reader online. It identifies as a generic keyboard, and as such should work on anything that accepts USB keyboards. It works just fine on Windows, but on Linux and ...
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Monitor a computer DVI output inside windows using DVI Input Card

I have a nice Mac Mini G4 and i wanted to start building a server with it. I plugged it up and everything but it seems like my monitor DVI interface has issues and cannot output the image properly. I ...
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Inpute & Update record in excel

I am working on creating a user form to store data in excel & update record, I have 3 requirement to complete my user form design. How can i create a unique reference number (preferable ...
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How to play multi-channel sound (from PC) on music center

Music center have 5 speakers and 1 subwoofer. But has only 2-ch AUX IN (means sound from PC plays only on two speakers). There is a way to play sound from PC on 5 speakers? Maybe I can enable ...
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Keyboard input fails or shows delayed and repeated key presses

My keyboard input fails. It usually occurs in the first 15 to 30 minutes of use. I begin typing and nothing appears. I use my mouse to exit and re-enter and sometimes this helps. Usually not much. ...
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Blank screen; no input

My computer screen will not switch on. All I see is a blank blackness. It's been like this for a while but I feel like a year might pass and I would not see any sort of display. It is a 1080p display....