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Old 08-08-2003, 09:20 AM   #1
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Keyboard layout


I'm using a UK QWERTY keyboard, but it seems to be set to a US layout (or something else). Any ideas as to how I can change it (arghhh, took me ages to find the hash key)? Thanx.
 
Old 08-08-2003, 09:58 AM   #2
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I don't know which are the differencies from the uk layout and the us layout but you can change it editing yr file:
/etc/X11/XF86config

in the line
Option "XkbLayout" "us"

Insert uk!!
Bye
 
Old 08-08-2003, 10:25 AM   #3
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