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[SOLVED] When a package installer pops up i can't type in it

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[SOLVED] When a package installer pops up i can't type in it
« on: October 11, 2014, 11:09:32 AM »
 

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So I want to download steam but when the package install window opens and asks for my password I cant type in the window. It doesn't even recognize the keyboard (laptop) ??? Any body have the same problem??? Cant live without STEAM
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Re: when a package installer pops up i can't type in it
« Reply #1 on: October 11, 2014, 11:36:27 AM »
 

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Hi Boobeess,

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So I want to download steam but when the package
Are you installing Steam from here?
Menu > All > Install Additional Software

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For my password I cant type in the window. It doesn't even recognize the keyboard (laptop)
What happens if you enter the password and hit enter? I'm not sure exactly what you're seeing but sometimes when entering a password in linux nothing is displayed on the screen, not even dots.
 


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