NightBreeze wrote:Well, I'll be damned. Got it right on the first try! I decided to go with J4 being the last bit of 5th data.
Here I've moved resistor on R17 to R16 and the jumper on J2 to J3:
This is pre-cleaning the PCB. It's not the prettiest, but all I had was a tooth-pick to place the components .
Mandator PSO proof shot:
Remapping the keycaps:
And last, but not least, the final money shot:
PS. I've updated the imgur album, has a bit more commentary.
Thanks for the detailed elaboration! I just bought a French (cheap) keyboard and this looks like a relative easy soldering job to hardware switch the language.