If the Caps Lock, Scroll Lock or Num Lock key on your keyboard is broken, you can use the "Switch" menu to enable them. Open your Terminal application either through the system Dash or the Ctrl+Alt+T shortcut. To scroll in screen's buffer, I need to enter "copy mode". Scroll Lock and Scroll Unlock buttons. In Windows 7, open the Start menu and type “change how your keyboard works” and click the resulting option in the menu. How to enable Ubuntu Bash in Windows 10. The status of numlock/scroll-lock/capslock can be manipulated with the setleds command. I use this to discourage my son of typing caps-lock-on-character-caps-lock-off. If you use the virtual consoles regularly, then you will quite likely want to have numlock on for the TTYs after boot up. First, you need to enable Windows Subsystem for Linux. After studying above article, here i provided some steps to enable mouse wheel scrolling in Ubuntu under VMware. Windows + R is the shortcut key to open the RUN option in windows. Select the Lock Screen tab, and scroll to the very end. Then use xmodmap -e 'keycode =' Where the value is the keycode number you get from the xev command. Nope at all. Do it as follows. Having all the icons on the tray does make it a bit cluttered, but you can disable the ones you don't want. More alternatives. I'll try anyway. to set up the scroll lock key on mod3, you can type: xmodmap -e 'add mod3 = Scroll_Lock' now the scroll lock key should work but i don't know if Gnumeric will ignore it or not you can put this line in the hidden file /root/.Xmodmap (create the file if it does not exist) to enable the scroll lock key every time X starts: add mod3 = Scroll_Lock It works great except i can't get my Scroll Lock key to work under XWindows on the Linux box. How do I enable the scoll lock on my Lenovo Think pad intel inside Core i5, so that I may chose multiple pictures at one time to transfer to file. Scroll down to the Programs and Features link: Click the link. System Settings > Keyboard Layout > Options > Miscellaneous compatibility options. That’s it. Click the Run button at the top of the window. It can be run by changing configuration of LightDM display manager. Up Arrow or PgDn). This setting takes effect after Login and has no effect at the Login screen or consoles. Edit /usr/share/lightdm/lightdm.conf.d/50-unity-greeter.conf file and add the following line at the end: This defines running numlockx command when starting the Unity Greeter. You'll need to submit a feature request for sway to forfeit control of your keyboard led. The status bar indicates whether the excel scroll lock is turned on or not. Note: If you feel like that the smooth scrolling on Firefox isn’t smooth then you might have to tweak a few settings to make it a lot smoother. how to enable scroll lock on using (javascript or jquery) during page load [Answered] RSS 1 reply Last post Jan 01, 2015 09:01 AM by Rion Williams In the tty i need to use setleds +scroll to light it up. or you can map the to another keycode. (The latter option works great for me because I bound the prefix key to the backtick key instead of C-a.) I saw a (in my opinion) feature request like that marked as WONTFIX back in the early days of 1.0. But remember that important step I said, Enable your NumLock manually for the first time. That can be quite useful until you get the key repaired/replaced. Check "Default numeric keypad keys". Open the Settings app and go to the Personalization group of settings. You’ll then be asked if you want to send the scroll lock command. Once you’re logged in,open a terminal window and type in. (See more info in /usr/share/doc/lightdm/lightdm.conf.gz). Go to System -> Apps & Features. One way to guarantee that numlock will be turned on after bootup for the TTYs is to run setleds via rc.local (a script run after every runlevel change; which in particular runs after booting up). Ctrl - b then [ then you can use your normal navigation keys to scroll around (eg. Menu > Preferences > Default applications for LXSession, then click on the Autostart tab and under "Manual autostarted applications" then click the "+ Add" button type in /usr/bin/numlockx on into the little text area and then click on the + Add" button again. If that works, you probably want X to do that automatically whenever it starts. This setting takes effect after Login and has no effect at the Login screen or consoles. Once the RUN dialogue box is opened, you need to type OSK to activate the ON SCREEN KEYBOARD. Wiki Guide for details, Enabling NumLock from lightdm configuration, Enabling NumLock for Virtual Consoles (TTYs). Scroll Lock I am trying to create new files of photos but when I scroll down my screen keeps jumping back to top of the page of pictures. Other suggested solutions are. Once you’ve done so, save the script and double-click on it to start it up—you’ll be able to scroll the command prompt window with the keyboard now. To turn on ScrollLock, use the setleds command as follows: Note: At present, pressing the ScrollLock key (or ^S/^Q) stops/starts console output. 2. Tip: If you’re not running Firefox version 83 or higher, you’ll need to update Firefox to use the HTTPS-Only Mode feature. Now, to activate (or deactivate) scroll lock, make sure Excel is open and double-click the Excel-ScrLk icon. and you see something like this: [ 12.814960] RPC: Registered udp transport module. 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