[python-win32] How can I use GetKeyboardLayout in python?
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Wed Aug 27 15:40:54 CEST 2008
Dror Cohen wrote:
> Hi everybody, for a long time I'm trying to get my current typing
> language in windows.
> At the moment I'm thinking about using either GetKeyboardLayout or
> ITfInputProcessorProfiles that holds the **GetCurrentLanguage*
> <http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms628562%28VS.85%29.aspx> function.
> It seems that using GetKeyboardLayout will be a lot easier but I just
> can't find this function in the win32api functions list.
I freely admit I know next to nothing about this aspect of
Windows, but to help you along, it's nearly trivial to
access this function via ctypes:
print ctypes.windll.user32.GetKeyboardLayout (0)
You then have the issue of what to do with the result,
but I'm sure you're up to that challenge.
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