This Article Clearly Indicate How-to Switch the Keyboard Layout on Debian Linux Lxde Desktop.
Inside you Find the List of All Disposables Keyboard Layouts and of File Containing Any other Possible Setting.
To Make the Entire Process Easier to Visualize and Retain the Post Includes the Basic Screenshots of the Essentials Steps Involved.
The Content give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands to make it Easier to Understand;)
- Open a Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
See Below for How-to Permanently Setting the Keyboard Layout.
On Article Bottom for Complete List of Layouts Symbols.
File with possible Settings: /usr/share/X11/xkb/rules/base.lst
To Permanently Set/Change the Keyboard LayoutLinux Start-Up Set-Up
Layouts Symbols List
us English (US)
at German (Austria)
br Portuguese (Brazil)
ma Arabic (Morocco)
cm English (Cameroon)
ca French (Canada)
cd French (Democratic Republic of the Congo)
gh English (Ghana)
gn French (Guinea)
kh Khmer (Cambodia)
latam Spanish (Latin American)
rs Serbian (Cyrillic)
ch German (Switzerland)
sy Arabic (Syria)
lk Sinhala (phonetic)
gb English (UK)
nec_vndr/jp Japanese (PC-98xx Series)
pk Urdu (Pakistan)
za English (South Africa)
ng English (Nigeria)
tz Swahili (Tanzania)
ke Swahili (Kenya)
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