How to show shift keys

Asked by John on 2017-02-16

How do I get the option to show the keys that would show up when shift is pressed on the top number keys? I know this is possible since I used onboard before where the alternate keys were showing. I can't find an option to change this. Is this an option that has to be compiled in? Or am I just not looking in the right place?

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Francesco Fumanti
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2017-02-16
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2017-02-16
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2017-02-16
Best Francesco Fumanti (frafu) said : #1

Hi John,

Thanks for your interest in Onboard.

You can make the secondary labels appear on some keys by typing the following command in the terminal:
gsettings set org.onboard.keyboard show-secondary-labels true

Have a nice day.

Francesco

John (streblo) said : #2

Thanks Francesco Fumanti, that solved my question.