[SunRay-Users] force Windows to use US-international keyboard instead of locale keyboard?

Ivar Janmaat ijanmaat at xs4all.nl
Wed Mar 24 00:30:39 EET 2010

I looked at the -k option to but it is only used for setting Japanese 
and Korean keyboards.
I think you solution is the best solution available at the moment.



The Loeki schreef:
> The hotfix that supplies the functionality is very outdated ;-)
> But the functionality has been in Windows since then, and the 
> described workaround works as well.
> It would seem Windows is capable of detecting a difference between 
> locale and keyboard, which doesn't immediately exist in what the RDP 
> clients deliver.
> I've for example also tried to use -l nl-NL -k en-US but that doesn't 
> work either.
> Besides, there's no immediate keyboard/locale definition for what 
> Microsoft calls "US International"
> We've now implemented group policies forcing the keyboard correctly 
> and the IgnoreRemoteKeyboardLayout setting and we left it at that ;-)
> On 23 March 2010 09:27, Ivar Janmaat <ijanmaat at xs4all.nl 
> <mailto:ijanmaat at xs4all.nl>> wrote:
>     This appears to be the case for rdp clients like uttsc, rdesktop
>     and Hoblink_UWT.
>     However the Microsoft rdp client on a Windows system does not seem
>     to have this problem.
>     A Windows rdp client can connect with Language-Dutch ande
>     Keyboard-US-international.
>     Is Microsoft using some undisclosed rdp features to do this?
>     Thanks for the link.
>     I found this also but thought is was a bit out dated.
>     Ivar

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