KDE5 how to get the function keys configured for application

Barry Scott barry at barrys-emacs.org
Sun Jun 28 12:01:37 BST 2015

On Sunday 28 June 2015 02:10:58 Duncan wrote:
> Barry Scott posted on Sat, 27 Jun 2015 18:46:33 +0100 as excerpted:
> > The F1 thru F12 keys on my keyboards are trigging actions like sound
> > up/down.
> > 
> > What I want is to have the key go to my applications. I've searched in
> > Settings and Googled and not found a way to change this.
> > 
> > Where is this configured?

The answer is that who every built the apple keyboard mapping turned F1 to F12 
into there use on Mac OS X, not Function keys. I've changed keyboard and 
mappings to match and have the function keys working.


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