You can map a key or a key sequence to an X Keysym An X Keysym is an encoding of a symbol on the cap of a key. The set of defined X Keysyms includes the ISO Latin character sets, Katakana, Arabic, Cyrillic, Greek, Technical, Publishing, APL, Hebrew, Thai, Korean, and other keys found on keyboards such as Return, Help, and Tab. A list of X Keysyms is associated with each keycode. The list is intended to convey the set of symbols on the corresponding key. Standard rules for obtaining an X Keysym from a KeyPress event make use of only the first four X Keysyms associated with a keycode. Depending on the state of the Shift and ModeSwitch (AltGr) modifiers, one of the first four keysyms will be selected. . For example, you can map the key combined with the key to send a Euro symbol (€).
To map a Euro symbol to a Keyboard Shortcut
In X Manager or X Manager for Domains, click> .
For, select an editable keyboard map.
NOTE:The default keyboard maps are not editable. Clickto create a new custom keyboard map based on an existing keyboard map.
In thedialog box, click the tab.
In thecolumn, click the sign.
In thedialog box, select . Position your cursor in the field and click the (backquote/tilde) key. If you don't have this key on your keyboard, select another key.
is now selected in the list.
Click thebutton and then click the sign to the right of .
In thedialog box, select the EuroSign.
To find the Euro symbol quickly, type "euro" in thefield.
Select EuroSign from thefrom list field, then click .
NOTE:Administrators can also configurefrom the tab.