If you’ve just installed a fresh copy of *Unix or you’re using a Live distribution. I find this command much easier than trying to set the correct layout using the GUI method. setxkbmap gb As long as you’re running X.org, all is good.
Its never there when you want it, but always when you don’t. Right click open location in terminal, this is a very useful feature and saves loads of time. To install it in Ubuntu and any other distribution that uses nautilus, install the package nautilus-open-terminal sudo apt-get install nautilus-open-terminal su -c 'yum install nautilus-open-terminal'