Re: [Czechlist] Wishing Life Were Perfect (Word spelling-language misbehavior, Round Two)
- On 5/23/02 6:48 PM, "Erik Piper" <erik@...> wrote:
> Keyboard and the language are indeed two different settings -- and I wish toBite your tongue! (Or your fingers, or something...) God forbid we should
> hell they were one, because if they were, Word's tiny little brain would
> automatically figure out that if I'm typing using English keyboard settings,
> I'm typing in English.
have to use a different 'kezboard lazout' every time we change languages!
> ...which is fine unless you translate into English, for which you need bothWhy do you need the English keyboard for that? It hardly seems worth
> the English and the Czech keyboards (for Czech surnames etc.).
switching keyboards just for apostrophes. FWIW, I use a Czech keyboard
almost exclusively (admittedly on a Mac, which makes typing third- and
fourth-register characters a little easier).
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