German Keyboard Ergonomic Layout

By Xah Lee. Date: .

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.

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.

Neo layout original site at

Neo layout home page at

Neo layout 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:

Aus der Neo Welt AdNW keyboard layout 2013
ADNW layout

[see Alternative Keyboard Layouts]

Keyboard Layouts

  1. Alternative Layouts
  2. Dvorak Layout
  3. Alt Graph, Compose, Dead Key
  4. International Layouts
  6. German Layout
  7. German Ergonomic Layout
  8. French Layout
  9. French Ergonomic Layout
  10. French Letter Frequency
  11. Russian Layout
  12. Portuguese Ergonomic Layout
  13. Chinese Input Methods
  14. Japanese Keyboard Layouts

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