German Keyboard Ergonomic Layout

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

here's a list of ergonomic keyboard layout for German language.

de-ergo layout

The de-ergo layout is perhaps the earlist optimized layout for Germany language.

http://forschung.goebel-consult.de/de-ergo/

NEO Layout

The NEO layout is efficient layout for German.

Neo layout improved on de-ergo layout.

neo keyboard layout 2016
NEO Layout

Neo layout started June 2005 or before.

home page http://www.neo-layout.org/

original site http://pebbles.schattenlauf.de/layout/index_us.html

Neo has a community site and seems to have a cult following.

ADNW Layout

the ADNW (Aus der Neo-Welt) seems a improvement on Neo.

ADNW home page at: http://www.adnw.de/

Aus der Neo Welt AdNW keyboard layout 2013
ADNW layout

[see Alternative Keyboard Layouts]

Keyboard Layouts

  1. qwerty heatmap  to build a fire-s365x171
    Alternative Layouts
  2. Alt Graph, Compose, Dead Key
  3. Most Efficient Layout?
  4. Maltron vs Dvorak
  5. Colemak vs Workman

Dvorak

  1. Dvorak Layout
  2. Hardware vs Software Dvorak
  3. Myth of QWERTY vs Dvorak
  4. Dvorak vs Colemak
  5. Blank Keycaps vs Labeled Keys
  6. List of Dvorak Keyboards
  7. Qwerty to Dvorak, A PhD thesis, 1978

International

  1. International Layouts
  2. QWERTZ, AZERTY
  3. German
  4. German Ergonomic
  5. French
  6. New French Layout
  7. French Ergonomic
  8. French Letter Frequency
  9. Russian
  10. Portuguese Ergonomic
  11. Chinese Input Methods
  12. Japanese Layouts

Layout Efficiency

  1. English letter frequency To Build a Fire  Jack London 50383
    Char Frequency Counter
  2. Most Efficient Layout for Numbers?
  3. Semicolon vs Apostrophe Frequency
  4. Inverted Number Row Better?

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