Keys - the keyboard tool and much more...

If you want to take control of your keyboard at a much higher level than Windows® will ever let you, I might have something for you.
With Keys you can write accented characters, rearrange your keyboard layout, insert pieces of text with a single keystroke, or even automate repeated tasks using macros.

Check the detailed feature list of the two versions of Keys or go and download it right now:

 
Feature Keys (2.1)  Keys+ (4.1)
Download:   
wxkbd21.zip (75kB) wxkbd41.zip (270kB)
Supported OS W3.1x, W95 W95, W98, WNT, W2K, WXP
License free shareware, $20
Multiple different keyboard maps
yes
yes
Capability to assign strings to keys
yes
yes
Hotkeys for changing keyboard maps
yes
yes
Support for "dead keys" (key sequences as input)
yes
yes
Hidden mode
yes
yes
Import - export of keyboard maps
yes
yes
Detailed online help with examples
yes
yes
Simulating non text keys like "Enter" or "F1" meaning that one can assign multiple line text to keystrokes and it is possible to "remote control" applications sending keyboard shortcuts to them.
no
yes
Macro language (Start a program, Change focus...)
no
yes
Several ways to identify keys and characters
no
yes
Front end
icon
"floating button"
Zoom
no
yes
Easy to learn and understand
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no