French Ergonomic Keyboard Layouts: dvorak-fr, bepo, bvofrak

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

Here is a list of ergonomic keyboard layout for the French language.

For standard French layout, see French Keyboard Layouts

Dvorak-fr layout

Dvorak-fr is a ergonomic layout for French. It appeared in 2002.

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Dvorak French Layout


[see Dvorak Keyboard Layout]

Dvorak-fr has a variation β€œDvorak-fr-k” for the Kinesis Advantage2 Keyboard .

Dvorak-fr is designed by Francis Leboutte, home page at

BΓ©po Layout


Bvofrak is ergonomic layout for French. It's based on Dvorak-fr and BΓ©po.

It has several different versions for different keyboard.

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Bvofrak layout for standard keyboard
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Bvofrak layout for Truly Ergonomic Keyboard
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Bvofrak layout for TypeMatrix Keyboard

There's even a version for English.

Bvofrak home page at

International Layouts

Western Europe Layouts

Chinese and Japanese