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KeyExtender Alternatives

KeyExtender is described as 'keyboard remapping tool which not only allow you to customize keyboard keys, but also help to reduce duplication keyboard operation, and increase productivity on daily computing' and is a Key Mapping tool in the system & hardware category. There are more than 10 alternatives to KeyExtender for Windows, Mac, Linux, BSD and X11. The best alternative is SharpKeys, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like KeyExtender are Karabiner Elements, KeyTweak, Key Manager and Key Remapper.

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  • Windows

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    SharpKeys

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    SharpKeys is a utility that manages a Registry key that allows Windows to remap one key to any other key. Included in the application is a list of common keyboard keys and a Type Key feature to automatically recognize most keyboard keys. It was developed in C# using .NET v2.

    List of Key Maps
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    Karabiner Elements

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    Karabiner, previously called KeyRemap4MacBook, is a very powerful keyboard remapper for Mac OS X. In addition to simple key remapping, it has special remapping modes like Emacs-mode, SandS-mode (Space and Shift).

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    KeyTweak

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    KeyTweak is a free keyboard remapper for Windows NT/2000/XP/Vista/Win 7. It makes use of Microsoft's Scancode Map registry key to remap your keyboard.

    Main Window
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    Key Manager

    • Windows

    Key Manager reveals the full potential of your keyboard and mouse and allows you to save time and efforts while working with your computer.

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  5. Key Remapper icon

    Key Remapper

    • Windows

    Intended for remapping keys, mouse buttons and mouse wheel actions, Key Remapper allows you to:

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  6. xmodmap

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • X11

    The xmodmap program is used to edit and display the keyboard modifier map and keymap table that are used by client applications to convert event keycodes into keysyms. It is a part of the X.Org project.

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    Seil

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    PCKeyboardHack can change caps lock key behavior. For example, changing caps lock key to delete Key.

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    DoubleCommand

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    DoubleCommand is software for Mac OS X (a kernel extension) that lets you remap keys, in other words change the way your keyboard works.

    DoubleCommand Preference Pane
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    Simple Disable Key

    • Windows

    Do you want to want to disable any key on your keyboard or mouse buttons ? Do you want to remap a key or mouse button to another key, program, contents of text file, media key, text or system function ? Then this application is for you.

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  10. Key Remapper 4dots icon

    Key Remapper 4dots

    • Windows

    Do you want to remap keyboard keys with another key ? Do you want to remap mouse buttons ? Then try Key Remapper. With Key Remapper you can easily remap key or remap mouse buttons with another key, program, mouse button, custom text.

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