Sun Feb 28 2021·1 min read
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If you're on ubuntu you press the
in vscode you might see some strange behavior, like some unicode characters
appearing to the screen and your keybinding not working.
This has to do with the keybindings being set by ubuntu and intercepted before it reaches vscode.
To fix this open the Language Support application and in the Language tab select XIM for keyboard input method system.
Restart your computer and you should be able to use the
ctrl+shift+u keybindings in vscode, regardless if you start the code editor
from the icon or the terminal.
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