New French Keyboard Layout

By Xah Lee. Date: .

2019-04-03 work in progress

French has a new keyboard layout, designed by the gov

The project was began in 2015.

French new layout (standard NF Z71-300), create in 2019.

official gov site

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french new layout

It offers two layouts, one of which closely follows the QWERTY keyboard used by most people who write in French.


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keyboard with French new layout

twitter AnnaFeit

she is the one who created piano keyboard. see Using Piano to Type Text

Keyboard Layouts



Layout Efficiency