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I want to remap my Kinesis Freestyle 2 PC keyboard to Mac.

I can do most of it by swapping the modifier keys within the keyboard preferences, however I want to switch the right CTRL key to be an option key like in a default Mac keyboard.

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Install KeyRemap4MacBook and save a file like this as ~/Library/Application Support/KeyRemap4MacBook/private.xml:

<?xml version="1.0"?>
<root>
  <item>
    <name>custom</name>
    <identifier>custom</identifier>
    <autogen>__KeyToKey__ KeyCode::CONTROL_R, KeyCode::OPTION_L</autogen>
  </item>
</root>

Then open the KeyRemap4MacBook application, press the ReloadXML button, and enable the setting.

See https://pqrs.org/macosx/keyremap4macbook/xml.html.en or http://osxnotes.net/keyremap4macbook.html for more information.

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