Frequently Asked QuestionsWhy customize my keyboard?
Customizing makes using your keyboard more efficient and easier. Keys can be designed to your exact specifications using a variety of legends, colors, graphics or symbols. This increases typing speed, productivity and decreases errors. Companies also appreciate the cost savings with improved productivity.
I need to type in a different language, how can you help?
DataCal provides keyboards for a wide variety of languages. Keys display both English and the other language's legends for multiple users. After you receive your keyboard, you can follow our on-line instructions to set up your computer for use in the new language. We can also provide labels/stickers in hundreds of languages. These can easily be applied to the tops of your keys and are made of durable Lexan polycarbonate for years of use.
The letters have worn off my keyboard, what should I use?
DataCal carries alpha-numeric replacement labels in durable Lexan polycarbonate. Easy to apply, they adhere to the tops of your existing keys. Because labels are printed sub-surface, they will never wear off, but can be removed if needed. We also have labels in large print, braille and a variety of colors and styles. This provides a cost effective alternative to buying a new keyboard.
Which keyboard should I buy?
Our internet sales depeartment would be happy to speak with you regarding our brands and types of keyboards. We are an authorized distributor of Cherry keyboards and also carry many Genovation and Keytronics products. We can find the perfect keyboard for your application and even customize it for your specific use.
Why should I get a cover for my keyboard?
Covers protect and increase the lifeof your keyboard. Each cover is manufactured to mold exactly to a specific keyboard so typing fluency is unaffected. Covers are easy to clean and disinfect, which can be especially useful in institutions such as schools or hospitals.