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Default how to make an @ on 10v with OSX? - 10-03-2009, 03:21 PM

Hi,

whats the shotcut for @ on my 10v with OSX?
like PC: Alt Gr + Q = Quit (wrong)
like Mac: shift + 2 = " (also wrong)

thanks for help!
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Default 10-03-2009, 03:46 PM

What do you mean "shift + 2 = wrong"?

You typed "@" in your question
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Default 10-03-2009, 03:54 PM

Usually I know:
on my Mac I use Shift+2....
on my PC I use Alt Gr+Q ....

But when I use my dell mini 10v with OS 10.5.8 with German keyboard layout

Shift + 2 : Result is " (This sign)
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Default 10-03-2009, 03:57 PM

Ah, you should have probably specified you were using a German keyboard

Not sure what to tell you here... because on the American English keyboard the "Shift + 2" works and the output is : "@"

I do not even know what the "Gr" key is, apparently only on German keyboard (Alt Gr+Q)


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Default 10-03-2009, 04:29 PM

If your mac prints a @ for Shift + 2 it's most likely not a german mac.

The german shortcut for "@" on a mac keyboard is ALT + L.


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Default 10-03-2009, 09:22 PM

"Alt Gr" is a key on international keyboards, including the US-International keyboard. It is used for selecting diacritics and other special characters.


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Default 10-04-2009, 05:34 AM

try typing shift-"
i know this works on keyboards of many "nationalities" and they just swap the " and the @


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