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I tired to do the following:

  1. Select the original US Keyboard layout as my current keyboard.
  2. Launched Ukelele
  3. Chose New > From current input source
  4. Swapped a single key
  5. Saved the file in my keyboard layouts and chose it as my input method.

Now when I try to type in Chrome, it doesn't output anything. It works fine in other apps such as TextEdit, though.

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Have you tried rebooting ? – iolsmit Mar 28 '12 at 19:15
@iolsmit: That fixed it! If you post that as an answer, I'll accept it. – Senseful Mar 29 '12 at 20:03
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Try rebooting.

This helped me to globally apply a new keyboard layout - often logging out and back in helps, sometimes you need a reboot.

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Merely restarting Chrome did the trick for me. – koiyu Apr 9 '12 at 13:47

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