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Ubuntu with Japanese keyboard

My issue

I cannot use some key (see the red keys) on keyboard, the layout of keyboard is not correct.

  • OS: Ubuntu version 18.04
  • Keyboard: look like below image

Resolving method

In Terminal run below command and follow instruction images.

sudo dpkg-reconfigure keyboard-configuration

From this step, it up to you.

Restart machine to see the change (please note that some function key only take effect when use with Japanese input method).

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