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Old 04-21-2009, 12:21 PM   #1
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Question F10 key does not work since power went out

I lost power in my house about 15 times a few days ago. Ever since then, my F10 key does not work. Yes, the f lock is on. I need this function key as it goes right to the @ sign in my templates. Any ideas?
Old 04-21-2009, 02:52 PM   #2
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You could try mapping F10 to another key that you don't use very often with a program like xmodmap.

When my spacebar broke, I did something like this to map it to my left alt key:

$xmodmap -pke|grep space
keycode 64 = space bar

$xmodmap -e "keycode 64 = Alt_L"

so you could do something similar.
Old 04-22-2009, 08:17 AM   #3
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Okay. That sounds like a good idea. I will try that. Thanks


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