Changing the keyboard language in the KVM console (Linux)

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Overview

In the KVM console, the keyboard language is set to English by default. To use a different keyboard language in the KVM console, you have to set the same keyboard language on your local computer, on your server and in the KVM console. Proceed as follows to change the keyboard language.

Changing the keyboard language in Linux

You can temporarily change the keyboard language using the loadkeys command. Example:

loadkeys us

Changing the keyboard language in the KVM console

Prerequisites:

You have opened the Cloud Panel.

You are in the section Infrastructure > Servers.

  • Activate the desired server.
  • Click Actions > Start KVM Console.
  • The KVM console opens.
  • In the top menu bar, select your desired keyboard language.
  • Click Ctrl+Alt+Delete.
  • Log in to the server.