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Default mac keyboard - 05-31-2009, 01:48 PM

is there a way to change the keyboard to make it have a mac keyboard
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Default 05-31-2009, 02:00 PM

you mean go and buy a new keyboard and make it fit?

The easiest way is probably go outside and get a friend that is a good artist and ask them nicely to repaint your keyboard.
I did this with an old keyboard to get russian letters
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Default 05-31-2009, 09:15 PM

Yes! Hackintoshing the Dell Mini has become so popular that Apple is offering a drop-in replacement keyboard with option and command keys.

Just kidding.

You can get an external keyboard that has the Mac symbols on it, but what I usually do is swap the Windows key and the alt key so that command ends up being next to the space bar. Go to Systems Prefs > Keyboard & Mouse > Modifier Keys to make the switch,
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Default 06-03-2009, 02:56 PM

I had an extra Mac keyboard sitting around here at work. For curiosity's sake, I hooked it up to the USB and it worked perfectly in OS X.


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Default 06-03-2009, 08:48 PM

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I had an extra Mac keyboard sitting around here at work. For curiosity's sake, I hooked it up to the USB and it worked perfectly in OS X.
It's a USB keyboard; there's no reason it wouldn't work. I think the OP is looking for an Apple/Command keycap to replace the Windows keycap. Sadly, I don't think it exists.
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Default 06-05-2009, 12:58 PM

so there isnt anything
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Default 06-05-2009, 01:16 PM

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so there isnt anything

No one has built a mac keyboard for the mini, so no. If you want to go to a store and buy a replacement keyboard that is a mac keyboard you are out of luck.
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Default 06-05-2009, 06:58 PM

If it would make you feel better, you could put an Apple sticker on the lid to cover up the Dell logo.
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Default 06-10-2009, 12:57 AM

OR

MAC Keyboard stickers.

Mac keyboard stickers

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