I use the Swiss/French keyboard, and am trying to get the full Mac layout in Windows 11, including the Option keys commonly used for programming.
I followed the procedure in the article Using an alternate keyboard layout for a virtual machine in VMware Fusion, supplemented with the command-line method to install the BootCamp drivers, msiexec /i BootCamp.msi, described here. However, when I try to add the keyboard in Windows (Settings > Time & Language > Language & Region > Options), I do not see the promised "... (Apple)" keyboards. I do have the "French (Switzerland)" language pack installed.
I don't quite understand step 4 of the instructions, "Find the language you want, and expand the language and keyboard set." That doesn't seem to work that way in Windows 11?
Any idea what I'm doing wrong?
Update: I ended up creating my own keyboard layout using Microsoft Keyboard Layout Creator :
It's a royal pain, but it works – perhaps someone knows an easier way? If anyone wants a Mac-style Swiss-French layout, I'm more than willing to share!
If you tried following VMware's instructions and want to clean up, you can uninstall the BootCamp drivers like so: msiexec /x BootCamp.msi.