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If you use a Windows-style USB keyboard, like Microsoft's Internet Keyboard line, you've probably been aggravated with the Windows key's mapping as the command key -- it's in the wrong place! The simple way to fix this for MS keyboard users is to go to Alessandro Levi Montalcini's Mac OS X page and download his driver for Microsoft USB keyboards. The only thing it does is swap these two keys, but it does it very well :)
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Authored by: Cowboy_X on Mar 19, '02 12:42:09PM

If the ctrl and alt keys are in one place on >95% of all keyboards manufactured, and reversed on the other
For people who have to work in the real world with multiple platforms, moving the "divots" on the Mac keyboards from the D & K to the standard F & J keys was a great move.



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Swap windows and alt keys on Microsoft keyboards
Authored by: dylanjames on Jan 10, '04 04:15:13PM

Does anyone know whether this works with Panther? I tried it, and it didn't seem to work. But the documentation page basically says there are a lot of cases where the standard apple keyboard driver overrides his driver, and it can be tricky to get his to load, so I don't know if my lack of success was due to Panther, or due to this added complexity.



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Swap windows and alt keys on Microsoft keyboards
Authored by: luomat on Jun 16, '05 08:10:59PM

Anyone know how to do this with a Bluetooth keyboard?



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