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How to bind key on midi keyboard to send enter input?

I have a midi keyboard connected to my Windows 8.1 x64 PC and I want to setup one of it's key to send enter input, I want one of it's keys to behave like enter. Is it possible to do and if so - how?
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AHK replaces Alt+Shift+LMB to Alt+Shift+Ctrl+LMB?

I'm newbie in AHK, but i could compose few scripts to one. This: ` !+LButton:: SendInput {MButton down}{RButton down} Loop { Sleep, 10 GetKeyState, state, LButton, P if state = U ...
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keymap to show menu - sublime text 3

Is it possble to keymap menus? For example, alt+f opens File menu, alt+n opens Preferences menu. Is there a command that can be bound to a key to do the same? I found this in Program Files -> ...
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Is it possible to “listen” but not capture/bind to a key in X?

Is it possible to "listen" to a key press even if it's being captured by another program? I don't want to "capture" it, just be able to execute another script without overriding the behaviour. ...
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How to map CTRL+A, CTRL+E to function as Home, End system-wide?

Is there a way to map CTRL+A and CTRL+E to work system-wide as move to beginning of line, and move to end of line correspondingly? I.e. I would like these shortcuts to seamlessly work in any app, ...
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Mac OSX Ctrl+Shift+Tab not working on USB full-size Apple Keyboard

I noticed today that while Ctrl+Shift+Tab behaves as expected on my MacBook Air, it does nothing across apps (I tried Google Chrome and iTerm) when I'm using my USB-connected full-size Apple keyboard. ...
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Shift Key won't work with F1,F2 etc. keys in gnome2. What could be the reason?

I have a vnc session with gnome2 desktop. The following are couple of examples where multiple key press working as expected and the last two examples have unexpected results (with F1 & F2). ...
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Alt+U started producing € sign

For a long time I have been using Right Alt+U as a shortcut for starting an application in my OS. It's the one where you type the name of an app in the Start menu, open Properties and under Keyboard ...
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applescripted keybinding issue with extended keyboard's number keys

I've written an applescript that remaps the Switch to Desktop n commands to the extended keyboard's numbers instead of the main keyboard. I've looked up the codes and they are Key codes 82 - 92. The ...
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Bind rename tmux window to a key

I am able to change the window name with the set-option set-titles-string foo command, and I would like to bind it to a key. I have this line in my .tmux.conf: bind-key r command-prompt -p "Rename ...
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AHK (Binding keys)

I'm trying to bind the following keys. I want to be able to use Shift+LeftArrow to navigate between two windows. Since I mainly use these two windows in one monitor It would be great to move ...
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Excluding programms from play/pause… keys on keyboard (especially iTunes) under Windows 10

Is there a way to bind/unbind keys on the keyboard to/from specific programmes? Background: I usually listen music on Spotify, but when i attach my iPhone iTunes popps up for sync. Normally this ...
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How to fix keystrokes in X11 tunnelling?

I'm ssh-ing into a server environment. As long as i'm in the console, all my keys work fine. However, when I am displaying an application from the server (via X11, using ssh -XY), several keys on my ...
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How to list the current key binding in Windows 7? [duplicate]

Is there some tool for windows 7, which can show the list of current key bindings? I need to find out why a key binding, which works well right after reboot stops working after some time.
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AHK keymapping and Joysticks

I've been trying to make a AHK script work with my Logitech F310 gamepad. There is 11 buttons on the controller total, however it doesn't recognise the 11th button being an actual button, even Windows ...
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How to make window-key open terminal on raspberry pi?

I'm trying to get the window key on my keyboard to open the terminal of my Raspberry Pi. Is this still possible. Everything I've found on google thus far has been from 2012 or earlier. What I've ...
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GNU-Screen super-key as escape

The super-key (windows key, et al) isn't representable using ascii or terminal escape sequences, so I doubt a tty-oriented utility like screen would support it, but does it? Can I use the super-key ...
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xsetwacom - unable to bind a button to square brackets

I'm trying to bind the keys of my Wacom Intuos Pro to various handy shortcuts that I'd normally do with the keyboard. My OS is Xubuntu 15.04 but I'm following this section of the Arch Linux wiki on ...
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Ubuntu Alt+Altgr+Q not working

I would like to know why I have this weird problem. Some sets of keybinding are not working. As example, "alt+altgr+q" doesn't do anything at all. I check it with xev for the keystrokes and I press ...
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Map capslock to control in windows 10

In windows 8 I used to remap my capslock key to control using the registry script REGEDIT4 [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Keyboard Layout] "Scancode ...
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Simulating mouse (or joystick) movement with keyboard in Win 7

Pretty much what the "Mouse Keys" that can be enabled via the Ease of Access Centre do, only those are useless because they are extremely slow and have a delay at the start. Some more info: There's a ...
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RubyMine ignores the DefaultKeyBindings.dict

I have a MacBook with a French keyboard and I redefined some key bindings (with DefaultKeyBinding.dict) for ease of use while programming (ex : alt+= instead of alt+shift+L' for | or alt+: instead of ...
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Cannot type square brackets in Word 2013 with Ctrl + Alt on German and similar keyboard layouts

Word 2013 (Office 365) has actions assigned to some key combinations that are needed to type normal characters for example on Swiss, German and Canadian French keyboard layouts. The most annoying ...
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how to change the right control key in a super/hyper modifier in emacs

I'd like to change the right control key along into a "super" modifier and right alt key into the "alt" modifier (not the Meta) in Solaris and Linux (as I know how to do that in Windows using ...
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How to configure Emmet in Sublime to enable comment shortcut?

Since I have enabled Emmet in Sublime 2, some commands don't work properly. How can I enable what seems to be the default functionality, when in HTML file typing cmd + / in front of <script ...
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Vim map key combination of Control and Dash

Is it possible to bind <C--> (or <C-dash> or <C-minus>, I actually do not know) in vim to something, like <C-W><C-Q>? What does it mean <C--> in the default ...
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Distinguish TAB and ENTER from C-i and C-m in .inputrc

The history: I'm remapping most of the basic commands to move, delete, search history for all my command-line based applications (Bash, Python, SQLite, etc) by modifying the .inputrc file in my home ...
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Remap key to modifier+key

I want to remap the right Ctrl key to Shift+F10. I've been following to these Scan codes, created Scancode Map in the registry and its contents are: 0000 0000 0200 0000 5D00 1DE0 0000 where 5D00 ...
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Cannot type upper-case 'q' with shift

I have a weird problem here. I am unable to type an upper-case 'q' while using the shift key. Hitting the 'q' key by itself works fine. I am having this problem with both the left and right shift key. ...
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Keyboard is not working, can't type the letter s [closed]

Hello everyone and happy Thanksgiving eve. I am having keyboard trouble. I can't type the letter s on my keyboard. I am using a laptop, but I have tried using an external keyboard too, and I get the ...
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Setting Vim key bindings for the MySQL client

I add these following lines to ~/.inputrc and now the Postgres client, psql, uses Vim keybindings. set keymap vi set editing-mode vi However, this does not work for MySQL. I understand that MySQL ...
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Undefine prefix in Emacs

In Emacs, I've become accustomed to using "C-x p" for switching to the previous window. I've recently had to start including a company-wide startup .el file that defines the prefix "C-x p-". I don't ...
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Caps Lock for Numeric Keys

Is there a way I can have persistent access to the special characters above the numeric keys? I'm thinking something akin to the CAPS LOCK key but that locks the numeric keys to the equivalent Shift ...
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Mapped keyboard shortcuts that generate text responses (macros maybe)

I've got a seemingly simple idea where I would press a combination of keys (like Ctrl + Alt + Z) and paste a previously written(and saved) response on wherever I'm typing. This is meant to work in a ...
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intel graphics keybinding conflict with other programs

Intel HD graphics bindings take priority over bindings in other programs. When you disable them via the Intel HD graphics control panel, the bindings no longer function as mapped, but they are still ...
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How to change key binding for backward search in VIM?

I am using VIM 7.2 remotely (in a server), and when I try to hit the question mark (in insert mode) it exits insert mode, and prompts for a backward search. In short, I can't type ? as plain text ...
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Emulating WinKey+ArrowKey Functionality from win7 to linux

I much prefer Linux over windows but one thing I've always found win7 to be better at was managing and moving windows to different parts of the screen. I'm wondering if anyone knows how I can ...
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Map Shift+Esc to 'Esc Esc Esc' on osx?

I would like to map Shift+Esc to Esc Esc Esc on my MacBook Pro. I have tried Better Touch Tool. It can remap one key combination to another, but not to a sequence of keystrokes.
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How to add custom keyboard shortcuts in Debian 7

Have a reasonably recent download of Debian 7. Trying unsuccessfully to set keybindings, specifically <Super>+t type stuff for terminal etc like I have in OpenBox elsewhere. Default Gnome ...
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Linux Mint 17: How do I switch key bindings from the command line?

I changed the key binding switch-to-workspace-1 via Keyboard > Keyboard shortcuts > Workspace Management. Is it also possible to this via the console? Vecause when I use the command gsettings get ...
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Using a key-mapping for only specific URLs in Pentadactyl

I am trying to map the tab-key to the down-arrow-key , which works perfectly fine. However, I am trying to find a way to do that only for a specific URL. Tried to use autocommand the following way: ...
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Dot instead of comma on numerical keyboard

Using polish language on Windows 8.1, comma is the default decimal seperator on numerical keyboard. Is there a way to change it to dot? I wouldn't like to change it in Excel or some other program, ...
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Git amend via tig

I often use tig to select which modifications to add, and which to commit. I scroll via the patches, push u to add, and when I am satisfied, I press C to commit the added changes. Every once in a ...
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I'm using Bash in “vi mode”. What's the hotkey sequence to edit the current command line using an external editor?

In Bash's "Emacs mode" (set -o emacs), I can edit the current command line in my favorite external $EDITOR. All I have to do is press Ctrl+X then Ctrl+E. But, because I have switched to Bash's "vi ...
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Gnome 2.28 using the Super key alone as a keyboard shortcut

I'm running Redhat Linux 6.5 with Gnome 2.28.2 desktop. I'm trying to create a shortcut to open a terminal by pressing just the super key (i.e. the windows key or mod4) not a combination of the super ...
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Sxhkd not recognising percent key (bspwm)

So I want to create a keybinding using my sxhkd that functions like the binding to create panes in tmux. I have created bindings before so I know that I can use xev to print out key names, here is ...
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vlc player trouble in Toggle Normal/Repeat/Loop

An elderly person uses VLC player to play videos. He wants to Toggle the "Normal/Repeat/Loop". I told him for that the key "l" (small L) is given by vlc. Now the problem he faces is: how exactly ...
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Remapping a keyboard key in windows 8.1 [duplicate]

How can I remap keyboard keys in windows 8.1? I'm looking for a simple utility which will modify registry and would not require running at startup. I tried sharpkeys but, it does not seem to work in ...
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How to use a key binding within shell script ? (Launch terminator in broadcast mode in background)

I currently use a small shell script to start a terminator window as a background process which has multiple splits specified with a layout. terminator --layout=My_layout & I want to execute a ...
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KeyRemap4Macbook Vim-emulation alternative for Linux

There is a really nifty tool for Mac OS X called KeyRemap4Macbook which allows you, among other things, to use Vim keybindings to edit text in all text fields, with a distinction between normal and ...