From: ChiGuy (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Fri Aug 06 2010 - 20:37:57 CDT
Thanks for your replies. I am running Windows XP.
But the characters and shortcuts I refer to (such as the enye, the ˝,
alt-0241) can be typed in any program. I even just did so in Firefox's
Murray, I tried your options, but they did not work. I tried them again in
WordPad, and the ctrl-shift-~-n works. But the F! alt-x does not, I can't
avoid the help screen. Can you elaborate on that one? Or are there any
BTW, I saw on the unicode website that the code is 00F1. How is that to be
On 6 August 2010 19:23, Murray Sargent <email@example.com>wrote:
> In some Microsoft products, e.g., Word, WordPad, OneNote and Outlook, you
> can type ctrl+~ followed by n to get ˝. Or you can type F1 alt+x to get ˝.
> The alt+x conversion of hex Unicode values is easier than the alt+numpad
> approach, since the Unicode Standard is in hex.
> *From:* firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com] *On
> Behalf Of *ChiGuy
> *Sent:* Friday, August 06, 2010 2:55 PM
> *To:* firstname.lastname@example.org
> *Subject:* number padless?
> Hey all,
> Quickie question-
> I got a new laptop, but there is no number pad. Not even one integrated
> with the function keys.
> Any idea how I can make special characters for which the number pad is
> Example: In Spanish, tomorrow is ma˝ana. How can I make the enye (code
> was alt-0241, made now with the charmap) with the keyboard?
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