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Cannot follow Shortcuts in CIFS-mounted windows shares

I have a windows share: \\MYSERVER\SHARE\ MyFolder MyShortcut\ SubFolder1 Subfolder2 Using a windows box, I ...
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How do I create shortcuts to Cygwin programs in Windows?

I would like to create a Windows shortcut to launch Linux applications through Cygwin. The Cygwin X server is installed and running but I can't figure out a way to do it. I'd like to have ...
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1answer
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In Linux, remap keys from second keyboard to unicode characters and shortcuts

I would like to get a second keyboard for just frequently used unicode characters and keyboard shortcuts. Ie, I would like to bind the "a" key on my second keyboard to opening firefox, for example. ...
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Custom command with option

I'm using "ls -l" a lot is there a way say define a shortcut for that so i could call it "ll"? This way I can go and use short instead? Any pointers appreciated. Thanks. Michael
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One shortcut two action

in linux I want to set Shift+; for dmenu program and shift+; is also a shortcut in VIM I wonder how can I set the shortcut to don't interrupt the VIM editor thanks
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1answer
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Is there a way to create a virtual drive in Ubuntu that contains multiple NTFS partitioned drives?

I have a dual boot set up (win 8/ubuntu 12.04) and in Ubuntu all 5 of my windows drives show up individually on the Unity launcher. It takes up a lot of space but I like being able to link directly to ...
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1answer
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Shift+Alt key combination blocks input in terminal (Ubuntu 10.04)

I have a weird problem with polish accents on Ubuntu 10.04 in terminal (no X server). When I try to type big letter Ł, it works when it is typed by pressing right Alt+Shift+L. BUT when you press Shift ...
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How to use redhatlinux without mouse?

Scenario: I like to use the Red Hat Linux without the the usage of mouse ,usually we use some shortcut keys to use in Windows and Mac operating systems! What i require? How can i use the Red Hat ...
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1answer
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What environment does an application run in if started via desktop shortcut?

I have noticed that the environment variables I export in my .profile or .bashrc files are not available to applications started via a desktop shortcut. At least to my IDE. They are available if I ...
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Gnome annoying shortcut keys

Gnome have a lot of system-wide keyboard shortcuts that have conflict withs application-wide keyboard shortcuts. Windows avoids such conflicts by using a dedicated key (super/window/OS key). For ...
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Seeking shortcut to execute a Program with a supplied Local Path

A program requires local path property to perform correctly. I'm seeking shortcut command to execute a program with a supplied localPath For example, cd /usr/local/blogrmis ...
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Is there an equivalent of .lnk in Linux?

When creating a shortcut in windows it makes a .lnk file. I have researched and it seems these are openable in linux(with some tweaking). Does Linux have an equivalent? If so, whats the extension?
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1answer
488 views

Setting Keyboard Shortcuts in Ubuntu

Is it possible to do the following in Ubuntu? If so, can someone point me in the right direction. Say you want to set a keyboard shortcut to do the following: For examples sake, set Alt+F to open ...
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2answers
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How can i add “shortcuts” in linux?

How can i add shortcuts like 'rst' for restarting the tomcat in the terminal?
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How can I clear bad shorcuts from GNOME Do cache?

I am using Ubuntu and GNOME Do and have some bad shortcuts (they even have a grey X icon ) that I can't figure out and delete from the list. I thought GNOME Do has some cache but its been a while and ...