I'm using back quote many times but never use the '§' symbol.
I'd like to change the key to always write back quote instead. does anyone know how can I change it programtically?
You can use Karabiner to remap keys on your keyboard.
<?xml version="1.0"?> <root> <item> <name>Section to Back quote</name> <identifier>sectiontobackquote</identifier> <autogen> __KeyToKey__ KeyCode::UK_SECTION | ModifierFlag::NONE, KeyCode::BACKQUOTE </autogen> </item> </root>
An easier way with Karabiner is to just add a new Simple Modification (the first tab in Karabiner):
Here's a screenshot of that:
The "non us backslash" is probably any key directly below the esc key (or the touchbar) (source: this issue).
On the English International, UK English, Dutch, Polish etc. keyboards, that's the key that produces the section symbol