Accents on a PC

Inputting International Characters on the Mac

Lowercase Characters

Language

Character

How to Type It

French
à
Option + ` followed by a

â

Option +i followed by a

ç

Option +c

é

Option + e followed by e

è

Option +` followed by e

ê

Option +i followed by e

ë

Option +u followed by e

î

Option +i followed by i

ï

Option +u followed by i

Option +q

ô

Option +i followed by o

û

Option +i followed by u

Option + \

Option + |
(hold down shift to get | )

Spanish
á

Option +e followed by a

é

Option +e followed by e

í

Option +e followed by i

ñ

Option +n

ó

Option +e followed by o

ú

Option +e followed by u

ü

Option +u followed by u

Option +?
(hold down shift to get ?)

Option + 1

Italian
à
Option +` followed by a

è

Option +` followed by e

ì

Option +` followed by i

ò

Option +` followed by o

ù

Option +` followed by u

German

ä

Option +u followed by a

ë

Option +u followed by e

ö

Option +u followed by o

ü

Option +u followed by u

ß

Option +s

For uppercase letters follow the above, but hold down the “Shift” key.



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