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Where to buy laptop with English keyboards?!

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I am looking to buy a laptop with normal English keyboard system and have looked everywhere in switzerland but have failed to find anything! Any suggestions?
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Old 29.07.2015, 12:12
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Re: Where to buy laptop with English keyboards?!

Do you never type in German or French?

It's such a pain to do so on a UK keyboard. If you really want one I'd import a laptop from the UK, you'll save on the VAT too. Amazon UK is the easiest place to buy from as they deal with all the fees for you.
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Re: Where to buy laptop with English keyboards?!

If you order Apple MacBook online, you can choose what keyboard you want. Maybe Dell or other manufacturers, offer the same thing.
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Re: Where to buy laptop with English keyboards?!

i buy them in the UK. or if you buy online, they often have a keyboard option e.g. lenovo

another possibility is that if you use a normal swiss keyboard, you can still switch this to a british layout. not a problem if you touch type.
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Re: Where to buy laptop with English keyboards?!

Why bother?

Just switch the layout and ignore what's written on the keys.

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Re: Where to buy laptop with English keyboards?!

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Do you never type in German or French?
Rarely, and when I do, I don't care about accents.

Not even in Italian!

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Rarely, and when I do, I don't care about accents.

Not even in Italian!

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you can type them with key combinations anyway.
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Re: Where to buy laptop with English keyboards?!

Thank you before your help. So if I buy from Amazon uk they won't charge high shipping costs plus he Swiss customs?

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It's such a pain to do so on a UK keyboard. If you really want one I'd import a laptop from the UK, you'll save on the VAT too. Amazon UK is the easiest place to buy from as they deal with all the fees for you.
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Re: Where to buy laptop with English keyboards?!

If you don't fully blind type, buy some good keyboard stickers, e.g. here: http://www.4keyboard.com/ I dont remember where I bought mine, but they still stick after 2 years of heavy keyboard use
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Re: Where to buy laptop with English keyboards?!

I bought an Alienware online 3 years ago, you can customize it and ask for an english keyboard.
Also, most of the Dell online computers can be customized with UK keyboards without having to buy one from UK
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