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Speed of data entry on foreign-language projects may greatly be improved by setting up an alternate keyboard that supports the language.
 
Speed of data entry on foreign-language projects may greatly be improved by setting up an alternate keyboard that supports the language.
  
 
For Polish I recommend the Polish Programmers keyboard as it is basically a standard QWERTY keyboard with the Polish characters entered by use of the RIGHT-ALT+Letter combinations. This key is called AltGR.  
 
For Polish I recommend the Polish Programmers keyboard as it is basically a standard QWERTY keyboard with the Polish characters entered by use of the RIGHT-ALT+Letter combinations. This key is called AltGR.  
  
AltGr + a = ą
+
{|
AltGr + c = ć
+
! AltGr
AltGr + e = ę
+
! Result
AltGr + l = ł
+
|-
AltGr + n = ń
+
|a ||ą
AltGr + o = ó
+
|-
AltGr + z = ż
+
|c ||ć
AltGr + x = ź
+
|-
 +
|e ||ę
 +
|-
 +
|l ||ł
 +
|-
 +
|n ||ń
 +
|-
 +
|o ||ó
 +
|-
 +
|z ||ż
 +
|-
 +
|x ||ź
 +
|}
 +
 
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to get the capitals, simply press shift, and the appropriate AltGr combination
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To set this up see one of the following article
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To set this up see the following article
  
[http://support.microsoft.com/kb/258824# ]
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[http://support.microsoft.com/kb/258824# How to change your keyboard layout]

Revision as of 16:33, 3 March 2011

Speed of data entry on foreign-language projects may greatly be improved by setting up an alternate keyboard that supports the language.

For Polish I recommend the Polish Programmers keyboard as it is basically a standard QWERTY keyboard with the Polish characters entered by use of the RIGHT-ALT+Letter combinations. This key is called AltGR.

AltGr Result
a ą
c ć
e ę
l ł
n ń
o ó
z ż
x ź

to get the capitals, simply press shift, and the appropriate AltGr combination


To set this up see the following article

How to change your keyboard layout