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Old 10-11-2005, 10:34 AM   #1
JennieL
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How can I change a keyboard from US to UK?


Hi,

My computer thinks I have a US keyboard, but I actually have a UK keyboard. How can I tell the computer it's wrong?

I am using Linux Redhat.

Jennie
 
Old 10-11-2005, 10:56 AM   #2
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You need to change the lines below in /etc/X11/xorg.conf,
Code:
Section "InputDevice"
    Identifier "Keyboard1"
    Driver "kbd"
    Option "XkbModel" "pc105"
    Option "XkbLayout" "us"
to
Code:
Section "InputDevice"
    Identifier "Keyboard1"
    Driver "kbd"
    Option "XkbModel" "pc105"
    Option "XkbLayout" "gb"
You may also need to run system-config-keyboard.

Last edited by reddazz; 10-11-2005 at 11:02 AM.
 
  


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