Automatic keyboard layout recognition for foil keyboards.
Original Publication Date: 2001-Oct-12
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-20
When building all kind of keyboard used in different applications worldwide the keyboard layout differs form country to country and from application to application. For example the layout of a numeric key block can have a calculator or telephone layout. Problem: Each application requires the keyboard to be customized during manufacturing process by hardware or software installation configuration.