Get Keyboard Back to English Permanently
Get Keyboard Back to English was my main focus after I repeatedly ended up accidentally hitting a combination of keys and changing the settings to French mode.
I just got a new keyboard a few months ago. It seemed every time I sat down to work on my blog that it suddenly changed to typing an e (E)with an accent when I hit the question mark and forward slash key. So frustrating!
I could always change it back each time by using Ctrl and Shift, but even that was frustrating because sometimes it would work and other times I had to do it twice in order for it to work.
Not to mention the distraction and getting pulled out of a good writing flow.Technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for going backwards.” ― Aldous Huxley, Click To Tweet
All I could think about every time it happened (cause I never remembered which keys I had to use to fix the accent e problem) was get keyboard back to English…get keyboard back to English; it was almost like a chant that I was doing.
I show in the video the super simple steps to getting rid of the accent E problem on the question mark key.
Get Keyboard Back to English
Since I've changed those settings, I haven't had a problem with the question mark changing to an E with accent.
If I wanted a French keyboard I would have specifically asked for a French keyboard. I haven't been able to find one yet that doesn't turn the question mark to an e with accent. Sad.
I hope this saves you from the frustration I went through with it. Funny, even though the main setting was set to US keyboard the the entire time, it was still able to change the question mark to an e with accent on override. Go figure.
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