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Old 08.01.2014, 10:45
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

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Ugh, I'm so annoyed they don't sell Lindt at the Migros in front of our apartment. Now we are forced to go all the way to Coop to buy some...
things are tough all over but i wouldn't want to be in your shoes.
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Old 08.01.2014, 10:53
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

walk a mile in my shoes people, i have to use a swiss keyboard to type this.
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Old 08.01.2014, 11:02
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walk a mile in my shoes people, i have to use a swiss keyboard to type this.
Pah - that is nothing!

At work I have a German keyboard which I use as an English one. At home I have an American one - which is used as is - otherwise it will bring its kind of keyboardness to every other keyboard.

That means I have the @ in 3 different locations!

(And don't get me started on the work security - as this defaults to German - and so the @ moves)
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Old 08.01.2014, 11:10
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walk a mile in my shoes people, i have to use a swiss keyboard to type this.
What? I love the Swiss keyboard. All those right at your fingertips, and all the characters moved around so you have to hit alt gr to get a blessed @ symbol, and a $ right next to the carriage return is so handy.
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Old 08.01.2014, 11:11
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Over the New Year they've added Ebay to the list of sites I can't access from work.

I think its time to find a new Job
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Old 08.01.2014, 11:21
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Over the New Year they've added Ebay to the list of sites I can't access from work.

I think its time to find a new Job
I emailed them today to add EF
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What? I love the Swiss keyboard. All those right at your fingertips, and all the characters moved around so you have to hit alt gr to get a blessed @ symbol, and a $ right next to the carriage return is so handy.

For me, the Swiss keyboard is the best. The US keyboard would have been the best if it had the accents, , umlaut, , signs...

The French AZERTY keyboard is one of the worst: very unfriendly layout:

M next to L, reversed numbers / signs (you have to press shift to enter a number)...

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Old 08.01.2014, 11:32
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For me, the Swiss keyboard is the best.
But where's the Euro symbol man.... Where's the Euro? (Swiss mac)
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Old 08.01.2014, 11:34
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But where's the Euro symbol man.... Where's the Euro? (Swiss mac)
On mine, it's alt gr and e (PC, though).
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Old 08.01.2014, 11:37
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I have not had a waferless Kit Kat in a VERY LONG TIME.
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Old 08.01.2014, 11:41
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

You may have a look at the United States-International Keyboard layout.



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Since the standard US keyboard layout in Microsoft Windows offers no way of inputting any sort of diacritic or accent, this makes it unsuitable for all but a handful of languages unless the US International layout is used. The US International layout changes the `, ~, ^, " (for ), and ' (for ) keys into dead keys for producing accented characters. The US International layout also uses the right alt (AltGr) as a modifier to enter special characters. Although there is no UK International layout on Windows, XP SP2 and above provide a UK Extended layout which, if activated, will allow the user to enter a wide variety of diacritics (such as grave accents) which are not accommodated by the standard UK layout.
Source Wikipedia.

PS: You do not have to physically own this keyboard to use it. It is just a setting in your operating system.
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/258824/en-us
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But where's the Euro symbol man.... Where's the Euro? (Swiss mac)

OPTION + E


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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I forgot the charger for my heated skiing socks at the weekend :-(
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Old 08.01.2014, 11:52
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

It's so warm here, I didn't have the chance to wear my new winter jacket yet.
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I had to drive the car to work today because the train which is normally 30 seconds late was on time! And I didn't want to wait 15 more minutes for the next one to arrive!
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

All this money in my trouser pocket is spoiling the lines of my new Hugo Boss suit
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I am missing Switzerland today - 200 in cash takes up so much space in my wallet
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Old 08.01.2014, 12:18
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

a sixpack of toiletpaper takes up too much space but only the extra rough tp comes in a fourpack and they arent even impregnated with aloe vera. thanks for nothing, coop.
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a sixpack of toiletpaper takes up too much space but only the extra rough tp comes in a fourpack and they arent even impregnated with aloe vera. thanks for nothing, coop.
COOP is running 2 for 1 on 24packs of Tempo toilet paper.
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Old 08.01.2014, 12:26
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

jesus, thats pretty much a life time supply for a bachelor
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