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Onscreen keyboard

Changing input language/keyboard

You can change the input language and keyboard layout depending on the language you wish to use. Instructions are available through the University of Manchester IT Services FAQs page.

  • Visit the University of Manchester IT Services FAQs page
  • To change the language select 'How do I change the language?'
  • To swap between different keyboard layouts for different languages select 'Windows 7 (Quick Guide) - Keyboard Layouts'

The Microsoft website also has a short video demonstrating how to change the language.