Switching layout by Ctrl + Number

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andryk
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Switching layout by Ctrl + Number

Postby andryk » Thu Sep 27, 2012 7:33 am

I want to switch keyboard layout by pressing + For example, if I have 3 languages - English, Russian and Ukrainian, I want to switch to English by pressing ctrl + 1, Russian - ctrl + 2 and Ukrainian - ctrl + 3.
This feature is available on Windows, that's why I am asking.
I can't find similar option in Mint/Cinnamon.
I've tried making shortcuts for command "setxkbmap ...", but this breaks keyboard applet.
Thanks.

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Re: Switching layout by Ctrl + Number

Postby remoulder » Thu Sep 27, 2012 10:14 am

System Settings > Keyboard Layout > Layouts > Options
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