View Full Version : [ubuntu] Keyboard does not work

February 22nd, 2011, 01:39 PM
Installed Ubuntu 10.10 and found that only the backspace on my keyboard works!

Keysonic KSK-6001UELX


February 22nd, 2011, 02:42 PM
Have you told GNOME (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GNOME) or KDE (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/KDE) which keyboard you're using?

February 22nd, 2011, 02:47 PM
My keyboard is not listed, that's whats annoying.

February 22nd, 2011, 02:59 PM
Well... if it's not listed, then it's probably not supported by the Linux kernel, and if so, you either need to compile your own or upgrade to a newer Linux kernel.

There is a possibility to use a keyboard which isn't exactly the same as yours, you can try that if you haven't already done so. Also, using a standard keyboard layout should work out for most keyboards with some special keys not working.

February 22nd, 2011, 03:02 PM
I've tried most of the listed and none work.

Any ideas on how to make it work?

February 22nd, 2011, 04:58 PM
From reading it's content from different google searches, I think you should try with another keyboard instead. Bad luck it seems!