Cyrillic in GW Computer Labs

GW Computer Labs are Cyrillic ready. Look for the Language Bar at the top of the screen or the abbreviated language bar at the bottom right of the screen in the System Tray. Right-click and pick Russian.

If you find you are missing the correct keyboard, activate it by doing the following:

  1. Go to Control Panel -> Regional and language Options -> languages tab -> details. Choose Add.
  2. From the dropdown menu, choose Russian as for the input language and Russian transliterated for the keyboard layout.
  3. OK everything.
  4. Test out the layout. Open Notepad and switch the keyboard to Russian (RU).Type the following keys: mru. On the screen, you should see мpy. If you do, then the installation is successful. If you do not, try rebooting. Then open Notepad and try the experiment again.