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Given this is sold and billed as an "entry level" DIY mechanical - there seems to be a huge amount of assumed knowledge.
Why is there no build guide for it? It was only pure luck I found someone on geekhack who had built and documented the build of the keyboard only a month earlier - if it wasn't for this I would have irreversibly installed the switches and top plate before trying to install the stabilisers - which is correct on the ErgoDox I have (which actually had a build guide!)
Default firmware is useless in Linux - as the keymap used out of the box has tilde/backtick where escape should be (have you tried to get out of vi without access to an ESC key?) - I installed the keys as outlined in the example image on the main description page thinking this would be the keymap used (due to NO other documentation being available!) - clearly this was wrong.
Again following the above details documented on geekhack I'm encountering a problem with trying to flash a keymap to the keyboard which will actually be useful for me, but the linked software does not recognise the keyboard is in flashing mode (well, I think it is...) but I don't know - because no documentation!
Is there an entry-level guide to flashing a keymap available somewhere?
All that said however, it IS an absolute joy to type on - hence why I want it to be right so I can use it.
For some reason the default firmware on my keyboard did not work that way. Once I flashed it to "standard" it worked perfectly.
just came here to say, built kb (first time building one), and after failing to find an online guide, committed the exact mistake you described :( irreversibly installed switches and top plate before installing stabilizers. I suppose I could desolder every single switch, install stabilizers, and resolder the switches.