Ubuntu – Create the own keyboard input layout


I need to create a keyboard layout based on a layout of a Windows program. Many people used this layout but its not available in Ubuntu. Can I do this?

Wouldn't it make more sense to organise the keyboard layout by script not language. For instance the Dzongkha language uses the same script as Tibetan and has a much easier layout to learn.

Best Answer

You're probably referring to a layout you created with the Microsoft Keyboard Layout Creator. Here are a few Linux alternatives: