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How to change keyboard layout switching shortcut keys to Shift+ (Apple command key)? I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 with Mac keyboard.

There is no Apple command key in Keyboard Layout Options. When I try to add shortcut Shift+ in Keyboard Shortcuts nothing happens, although Shift++anykey works.

Also, setxkbmap us works to set specific layouts, but not to toggle between them.

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closed as not a real question by Flimm, Uri Herrera, Jorge Castro, Ringtail, Luis Alvarado Jan 11 '13 at 13:08

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@RickGreen-Turbo This is answered. The answer would be better if it explained more, but it's still a potentially valuable answer. I recommend against closing this. –  Eliah Kagan Jan 11 '13 at 1:02

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setxkbmap -option grp:switch,grp:alt_shift_toggle
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