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Mapping keyboard cursor keys to main typing area. Where shall PageUp / PageDown go? [closed]

Long story short, I want to keep my fingers in main typing area (that's how I call Left Ctrl - ~ - Backspace - Right Ctrl rectangle) 99% of time while coding/typing/browsing. So I used Linux autokey ...
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design patterns in Javascript - toggle functionality [duplicate]

My goal is to add some functionality to the bxslider script - in this case, I want to be able to enable/disable a keyboard event handler AFTER a slider is instantiated. I guess this code is self ...
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What is a key event Dispatcher in keyboard-interactive apps?

What is a : Key-Event Dispatcher ? in keyboard-interactive apps. What does it really do ?
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mistyping pattern data?

Can someone point me to data or research on the patterns of mistyping on a keyboard? For instance, I've noticed that google will sometimes auto-correct a word that I've mistyped because my hand was ...
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Coming from a Windows keyboard background and still using a generic keyboard, how can I transition to Mac for development? [closed]

I got a new MacMini a little while ago because I already had a monitor, keyboard, mouse, etc so I just wanted something cheap I could play with for Apple development where I could just change plugs to ...
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Programming toolset for restricted typing ability?

This is a cousin to the question Programming with Speech Recognition for Typing Instead of the Keyboard: I program in Visual Studio 2010, and I find that programming takes a much greater toll on my ...
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Ergonomics of Apple keyboard for long programming hours [closed]

I am programming with an apple keyboard (the one all aluminium with flat keys). it's quite some time I observed I occasionally mistype, and I feel pain in my hands. Is it the keyboard's fault, or am I ...
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When programming for a new platform, do you change the keyboard mapping to what you're familiar with?

I've been a Windows programmer for a decade or more now, and I'm currently doing my first ever Macintosh project. One of the things that is driving me bonkers is how the keyboard maps differently. ...
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Where do you have your Control key?

In relation to the fab question here: http://programmers.stackexchange.com/questions/2254/what-are-good-keyboards-for-programming Where do you map your Control key and why?