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Protection of Alternate Graphics Key On U.s. 101-key Keyboard

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000062218D
Original Publication Date: 1986-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-09

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Leonard, AG [+details]

Abstract

A method is described which provides support of the 102-key European keyboard in which left and right alternate keys are treated differently in keyboard remap. Applications written to the original U.S. interface are shielded from this difference.