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fcitx is an input method framework for the X Window System that runs on Linux and Unix systems like FreeBSD.

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KDE 5 / Plasma: Why does the fcitx / virtual keyboard display itself twice in the taskbar?

After fiddling around with the keyboard settings of my OpenSuSE Leap 15.3 machine, I've ended up with the fcitx and virtual keyboard applets appearing twice in the taskbar: Killing one applet also ...
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How to make Dead Keys(Compose) Work with Window Managers?

My Window Manager/Desktop Environment has some applications where the dead keys (e.g.`, ~, ö) are not working by default, when I press then, they sometimes doesn't show at all on key press, sometimes ...
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change keymapping for a language fcitx5

i want to type in bamini(tamil language keymap) with has different keymapping from any tamil input method available in fcitx5. So is there any way i can add another keymapping in fcitx5
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can't input chinese character when creating folder in debian 11

I have switched to the Pinyin input method,then to create new folder. Environment: debian@debian:~$ uname -a Linux debian 5.10.0-8-amd64 #1 SMP Debian 5.10.46-4 (2021-08-03) x86_64 GNU/Linux debian@...
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Input method for sumerian cuneiform?

I've recently become interested in learning Sumerian cuneiform. I see there is at least some support in Unicode, and there are fonts in Linux that support the glyphs too, so the question is: is there ...
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setxkbmap doesn't stay and resets everytime after using Fcitx

I just got this problem after manually updating my Laptop to Linux Mint 20. Before this I used Ibus together with Eurkey without any problem. After the update I realized they both didn't work anymore. ...
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fctix how to export user thesaurus?

I have used fcitx for a long time, recently I moved to a new computer, and I want to export my input habit from old computer to new computer, I did not find a way to export, anyone know how to do it? ...
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fcitx doesn't show the candidate box of chinese characters in fluxbox

I have no idea about this. The first time it happened was that I installed wine. But now if I rm -r .fluxbox/ It returns; However I need all my configuration files, so I simply cp old-fluxbox/xxx ....
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Debian 10 fcitx not starting on startup

I was trying to add another language on debian 10 with KDE and I got this I searched the net and found one solution, if I run dbus-launch fcitx I can use the Input Methodtab. To make this start ...
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Compose key with FCITX

I'm using Arch+KDE Plasma. In the Plasma settings, I added the Compose-key to right-control. Didn't change any other settings. I recently installed FCITX (with the French AZERTY and the Japanese MOZC ...
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How to add Korean as the 2nd IME to elemetaryOS Juno with Japanese IME?

I want to add a Korean input method on an elementary OS Juno system which currently running fcitx-mozc with a US-101 keyboard. Because of some business restrictions, I cannot freely sacrifice Mozc ...
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Is there a way to scroll to the previous input method in fcitx?

In fcitx one can set shortcut to scroll to the next input method (e.g. Ctrl + Shift). However, sometimes I need to switch constantly between two adjacent input methods (e.g. Chinese and Japanese), ...
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How to input half-width characters in Mozc (fcitx)?

I don't seem to find any way to configure mozc-fcitx. By default, full-width characters are entered, which include even spaces. Is there a way to use mozc-fcitx to input half-width characters?
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Chinese input with Stroke 5

I need to use input Chinese characters on my Debian Sid laptop. I would like to use the "Stroke 5" method. I've installed Fcitx and selected the "Stroke5" input method in the Fcitx configuration ...
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Query current input method in fcitx [for xmobar]

I have been working on getting a new Debian (Stretch) install working satisfactorily on my new computer (Lenovo X270), including setting up xmonad/xmobar. Since I am studying Japanese, I wanted to set ...
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Fcitx doesn't work with Viber in Arch Linux

My computer runs Arch Linux and I use fcitx to write my native language. I have installed fictx, fcitx-unikey, fcitx-im, fcitx-configtool, and it works well with any software I have here except Viber. ...
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fcitx fails to start to use

I have installed fcitx to input Chinese method in my ubuntu 16.04 but it fails to start. panda:~$ (WARN-25191 /build/fcitx-PSoVA1/fcitx-4.2.9.1/src/lib/fcitx-config/fcitx-config.c:172) missing value:...
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Unable to change input methods in fcitx

I have installed several fcitx chinese input methods but I am unable to switch input methods. This is the output I copied from the terminal after executing: fcitx-diagnose # System Info: 1. `uname -...
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How to type Chinese by fcitx in texmaker?

I installed fcitx-googlepinyin and texmaker in Ubuntu LTS 16.04 using apt-get install command. However, I cannot switch to googlepinyin in texmaker's editor. As a result, I cannot type Chinese with ...
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How do I obtain the dependency fcitx-dbus?

When I run fcitx, I get the following errors. $ (INFO-3262 /build/buildd/fcitx-4.2.8.3/src/lib/fcitx/addon.c:151) Load Addon Config File:fcitx-dbus.conf (INFO-3262 /build/buildd/fcitx-4.2.8.3/src/lib/...
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Fcitx "Extra key for trigger input method" changes back to default after restart

Using Ubuntu 15.11. Configuring input using the 'Input Method Configuration' screen. Whenever I change "Extra key for trigger input method" it works for only that session. Once I restart the computer ...
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Can I type Korean using fcitx under Linux mint 17.2 Cinnamon?

Can I type Korean using Linux mint 17.2 Cinnamon using fcitx? I have check several post, which told me that I can use iBus to type Korean. But I am using fcitx to type other Language like Chinese. If ...
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Strange fcitx-mozc behavior with ArchLinux

I use ArchLinux and I have problems with Japanese IME. When I write by Japanese IME, a character can't be in text area with Skype, Android Studio, etc. (maybe those aren't gtk and qt apps) It works ...
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