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List of International/Extended US (UK) Keyboard Layouts


This page contains a list of websites which I found on the internet,
working on similar enhancements for US (or UK) QWERTY and usually,
also having the dead keys on AltGr (Right Alt), like UltimateKEYS :


EurKEY - European Keyboard Layout (GPL v3, Windows/Linux/macOS)
Website :  https://eurkey.steffen.bruentjen.eu/


GitHub - Projects with AltGr Dead Keys (Windows/Linux)
Website :  https://github.com/topics/altgr-dead-keys


Western European keyboard (with AltGr dead keys) (Windows/Linux/macOS)
Website :  https://altgr-weur.eu/altgr-intl.html / https://altgr-weur.eu/


USA International (AltGr dead keys) on Windows
Website :  https://code.google.com/archive/p/usialtgr/


QWERTY-fr - QWERTY layout with extra symbols and diacritics (Windows/Linux/macOS)
Website :  https://qwerty-fr.org/
GitHub :  https://github.com/qwerty-fr/qwerty-fr


US QWERTY+ Keyboard Layout (Windows)
Website :  https://bkeyboard.wixsite.com/bkeyl


KbdKaz 500 - free keyboard layout for Windows
Website :  https://www.omega-com.pl/kbdkaz.htm / https://www.omega-com.pl/
gHacks :  https://www.ghacks.net/2014/04/18/add-600-special-characters-keyboard-layout/


Pan-European keyboard layout (Windows)
Download :  https://www.doxdesk.com/software/win/eurokb.html
US :  https://www.doxdesk.com/file/software/win/v/eurokb-0.7/readme-us.html
UK :  https://www.doxdesk.com/file/software/win/v/eurokb-0.7/readme-uk.html
Main page :  https://www.doxdesk.com/


English (intl., with AltGr dead keys) keyboard layout - by Scott Severance (Windows)
Website :  https://www.scottseverance.us/html/keyboard/win_intl_altgr/
Main page :  https://www.scottseverance.us/


Zolid - UK International keyboard (Windows/Linux)
Windows :  http://zolid.com/uk-intl-kb/index.htm
Linux :  https://github.com/jmrio/uk-intl-kb
Main page :  http://zolid.com/


US Multilingual Keyboard Layout (Windows)
Website :  https://www.brianhetrick.com/kb/


French qwerty keyboard - clavier qwerty avec accents français (Windows/Linux/macOS)
Website :  http://marin.jb.free.fr/qwerty-fr/
Main page :  http://marin.jb.free.fr/


QWERTY-Lafayette - A Qwerty layout for French-speaking users (Windows/Linux/macOS)
Website :  https://qwerty-lafayette.org/ (in French)
GitHub :  https://github.com/fabi1cazenave/qwerty-lafayette


Alternate Keyboards (and ‘New US Keyboard Layouts’) for Windows
Website :  https://keyboards.jargon-file.org[/#us-gen]


English (International) Keyboard Layout - NAROD·RU (Windows)
Website :  http://kbd-intl.narod.ru/english/en (EN/RU)
Main page :  http://kbd-intl.narod.ru/english (EN/RU)


Q International QWERTY Keyboard - Omniglot (Windows)
Website :  https://omniglot.com/mlcomputing/qkeyboard.htm


Other Tools

AutoHotkey - Needed for the AHK scripts (GPL v2, Windows)
Website :  https://www.autohotkey.com/
GitHub Releases :  https://github.com/Lexikos/AutoHotkey_L/releases


Keyboard Layout Editor (open source, all platforms)
Website :  http://www.keyboard-layout-editor.com/


Microsoft Keyboard Layout Creator (MSKLC) Version 1.4 (updated on 2020-10-02)
Website :  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=102134


Emoji Picker - Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (2017) and later
Press Win Key + Period (.) or Win Key + Semicolon (;) to type emoji, kaomoji and symbols.


Holdkey - Press and hold down a letter to view a list of symbols belonging to that same group (Windows)
Website :  https://www.holdkey.eu/


Keyboard Layout Files Creator - Create advanced keyboard layouts in various formats (GPL v3, runs on Linux)
Website :  https://github.com/39aldo39/klfc


KbdEdit - A comprehensive keyboard layout editor, which can read and import MSKLC (.KLC) files and also supports ‘chained dead keys’ (Windows)
Website :  http://www.kbdedit.com/


WinCompose - A compose key (by default: Right Alt) for Windows
Website :  http://wincompose.info/
GitHub :  https://github.com/samhocevar/wincompose
gHacks :  https://www.ghacks.net/2014/12/29/wincompose-use-keyboard-shortcuts-to-write-special-characters/


Ukelele - A Unicode Keyboard Layout Editor for macOS
Website :  https://software.sil.org/ukelele/
Main page :  https://software.sil.org/


Hono[u]rable Mention

AFNOR - The new AZERTY - Le nouvel AZERTY
Website :  https://norme-azerty.fr/ (FR)
Website :  https://norme-azerty.fr/en/ (EN)


Websites - Documentation about Keyboard Layouts

A Visual Comparison of Different National Layouts on a Computer Keyboard - Miguel Farah
Website :  http://www.farah.cl/Keyboardery/A-Visual-Comparison-of-Different-National-Layouts/


Keyboard Layout Info - Website about keyboard layouts in Windows
Website :  https://kbdlayout.info/


Important - Security Warning

=> Win/Linux :  Only use “BASIC LATIN” characters (codes 32 to 126) for your Windows, Microsoft Live and Linux passwords !
Otherwise, it might be impossible to type any Unicode character higher than “Basic Latin” at the login screen/prompt (due to a different keyboard configuration) ! => ACCOUNT LOCKOUT
=> Win/Linux :  ALWAYS make your system passwords VISIBLE during modification !


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