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Old 12-26-2009, 02:46 AM   #1
drTronic
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Thumbs up Please help a non-technical newb deactivate/reassign a malfunctioning F7 button.


Believe me, I have tried to help myself on this one but I simply do not understand the documentation I am reading.

I am on an Acer Aspire One running Xubuntu and I have a problem which is rendering my machine almost unusable and I have work to do. My patience is wearing really thin

My F7 button is jammed/activating itself, causing various types of chaos. As a workaround I want to deactivate it or remap it or somesuch. I know it is possible, I just have no idea how. Please help a jaded new Xubuntu user get back to getting to know his new OS.

Thank you,
drTronic

Last edited by drTronic; 12-26-2009 at 05:05 AM. Reason: Solved!
 
Old 12-26-2009, 04:17 AM   #2
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