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Remap eject key to backslash [duplicate]

There is an eject key on the upper right corner of my Magic Keyboard. Since I'm neither using the eject key directly nor any of the shortcuts associated to it, I would like to remap it to a symbol ...
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How can I remap arrows keys to other short cut? [duplicate]

I am a programmer, I need to use arrows keys a lot, so can I remap these keys to other keys? I have downloaded the karabiner, however, I cannot define the complex modifications rules myself, ...
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Key remapping without Karabiner

Through "System preferences -> Keyboard -> Modifier Keys" I had setup: Caps Lock as Ctl. Then, I installed the new Karabiner (formerly KeyRemapForMacBook) to achieve the following key-remap: Left ...
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Changing right-hand Command & Alt key order to be like a Windows keyboard

I would like to switch the Right Command (⌘) Key order with the Alt Key under the System Preferences (to be just like Windows) but there appears to be no option under System Preferences. Does anyone ...
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How can I remap the “`” key to “Esc”

I am using a Mac after five years of Linux. I had remapped "Caps Lock" to "Ctrl" and swapped the "`" with Escape. I was able to figure out how to convert Caps Lock to a Control, but can't figure out ...
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using hidutil to map two keys to a single key

I've lost the functionality of my ] on my keyboard. Previously I used Karabiner to map [ + option to ], however now that I've updated to Sierra, this doesn't work. I've seen this post: How do I remap ...
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How do I remap function modifier combinations?

I would like to remap the key binding Shift+Option+7 (⇧⌥ 7) for the backward-slash \ to something much simpler like Option+. (⌥ .) perhaps using a command line tool like hdiutil. The answer to "How ...
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How to remap right Control key to Command/apple key?

Similar question over here does not provide an answer. tn2450 gives no option to address apple/command key. System settings do not allow to remap only right Control key. Is there a way to make ...
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How can I swap the Esc and the Caps Lock keys? [duplicate]

I managed to remap the Caps Lock key to Escape, but I can't find a way to remap the Escape key to Caps Lock. The reason why I want to do this is that I usually use X11 on Linux where this is ...
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Change left Cmd key to Ctrl Key wihout changing the right Cmd key in Macbook Pro High Sierra?

I have two command keys on my MacBook Pro(High Sierra). I often use control with my pinky finger. Is it possible to map only right Cmd key with control key while the left Cmd key should function as it ...