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Old 05-03-2013, 09:22 AM   #1
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my keyboard not work

hi all ..
i have workstation hp z800 and the operating system is linux RH v5.
problem description :-

when i enter to root account my keyboard works well.
but when i entered to my account (user account) the keyboard not work .

Old 05-03-2013, 12:17 PM   #2
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You can try to move that user's ~/.gnome* and/or ~/.kde* out to some other place and reboot your machine.
Old 05-03-2013, 05:09 PM   #3
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what type of keyboard is it ?
parallel port ?
parallel port wireless ?
usb ?
usb wireless ?

make and model would help .


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