xah-fly-keys with Kinesis Advantage and Ergodox Keyboards
This is the optimal layout of Kinesis Advantage2 keyboard for using with Emacs: Xah Fly Keys .
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This layout can also be used with Ergodox Keyboard 〔➤see Ergodox Keyboard Review〕
- ↖ Home on left. It is used to activate command mode.
- ↘ End on right. You can set ↘ End to activate insert mode, or, as a leader key for your own personal commands, or as global leader key.
- The ⌫ Backspace key is also a leader key, while in command mode. This allows you to use either thumb to type key sequence commands.
- Ctrl and Alt are not used much with xah-fly-keys, they are left in their original position. Chording is avoided as much as possible.
More layouts at Kinesis Keyboard Optimal Thumb Cluster Layout
See also: Kinesis Keyboard Review
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