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how to change my keyboard layout to uk

Asked by Les on 2009-04-13

my keyboard was operating in UK layout till recently, then it 'changed' to US mode. i find this very vexing. i can't find the controls to change the layout. i am a neebe to ubuntu, having spent years with ms.

help pls

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Solved by:
Christopher Griffiths
Solved:
2009-04-14
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2009-04-14
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2009-04-13
Best Christopher Griffiths (chris) said : #1

Go to the Preferences menu (up the top) and then to something like "Keyboard" or "Keyboard Layout" and in there is the option to change it. I'm trying to do this from memory as Ubuntu isn't running at the moment.

I hope this works,
Chris.

Les (lesnorth8) said : #2

thks Chris, worked a treat