Efficient Keyboard Layout for Portuguese: pt-Nativo

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

pt-Nativo is a efficient keyboard layout for Portuguese language, based on the same principles of the Dvorak Keyboard Layout.

pt-nativo-completo layout
pt-Nativo layout.

pt-Nativo It is created by Ari Caldeira, in around 2006.

The “br-native” site is very well designed, and the author has put a lot thought about designing the layout. pt-Nativo home page at tecladobrasileiro.com.br is dead as of .

For the layout installation files for Windows and Linux, download at pt-nativo_Portuguese_keyboard_layout.zip. (Thanks to Xavier Pinho for the archive.)

For some notes the author Ari Caldeira wrote about his project, Google Translated to English, see: pt-Nativo_keyboard_layout_notes.htm.gz

[see Alternative Keyboard Layouts]