is an integral part of a computer, and it comes with many varied layouts. Of the many types of keyboards, the QWERTY
and the AZERTY
keyboards are the most widely used.
This tutorial will introduce you to these two types of keyboards and then show you how to change from one to another.
What is a QWERTY Keyboard?
QWERTY keyboards, also known as Sholes
keyboards, refer to the five consecutive letters on the upper left corner of the keypad. This type of keyboard bears the layout used for Latin languages and is the most common keyboard used in the United States:
What is an AZERTY Keyboard?
An AZERTY keyboard is the most common type of keyboard used in France. The letters are also found in a consecutive sequence on the upper left corner of the keypad:
How To Change Your Keyboard Language
Go to the Start
menu, and open Control Panel
Choose Clock, Language and Region
, and select Regional and Language Options
. In the Installed Services
section, click Add
If your keyboard language is set to French
(AZERTY), change it to English US/UK
, and if your keyboard is set to English
(QWERTY), change the language to French
In the Keyboard
section, choose QWERTY
, and click OK
Once you apply the changes, your keyboard language should be changed.
Published by netty5
Latest update on August 27, 2017 at 11:08 AM by MaximCCM.