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Remap Keyboard Alternatives

Remap Keyboard is described as 'lets you modify your Mac keyboard layout by changing the behavior of each key to work like another. You can apply mapping to all your keyboards or just the selected keyboard (e.g. only the MacBook keyboard or only the USB keyboard)' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are six alternatives to Remap Keyboard for Linux, Mac, Windows, BSD and X11. The best alternative is SharpKeys, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Remap Keyboard are Karabiner Elements, Kinto, xmodmap and xkeysnail.

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    SharpKeys

    25 alternatives to SharpKeys 

    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.

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    Karabiner Elements

    73 alternatives to Karabiner Elements 

    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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    Kinto

    • Windows
    • Linux
    7 alternatives to Kinto 

    A better Linux & Windows keyboard layout for professional mac users.

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  4. xmodmap

    • Mac
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • X11
    20 alternatives to xmodmap 

    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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    xkeysnail

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    19 alternatives to xkeysnail 

    A keyboard remapping tool for X environment written in Python. It's like xmodmap but allows more flexible remappings.

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  6. keyszer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    19 alternatives to keyszer 

    Keyszer is a smart key remapper for Linux (and X11) written in Python. It's similar to xmodmap but allows far more flexible remappings. Keyszer was forked from xkeysnail which no longer seems actively maintained.

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