Computer accents for French

gardenbug(Canada zone 5)December 8, 2005

1. Switch on Num Lock (top left of number pad)

2. Hold down Alt and type the following numbers from the right-hand number pad.

128 = Ã

135 = ç

131 = â

0194 = Ã

133 = Ã

0192 = Ã

130 = é

144 = Ã

136 = ê

0202 = Ã

137 = ë

0203 = Ã

138 = è

2000 =(doesn't work for me...)

139 = ï

140 = î

0206 = Ã

147 = ô

0212 = Ã

0156 = Â

0140 = Â

150 = û

151 = ù

174 = «

175 = »

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chelone

Do you do that before or after you type the word?

    Bookmark   December 9, 2005 at 1:14PM
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gardenbug(Canada zone 5)

Before each letter needing an accent. Try a few words. Told you it was slow and painful!

    Bookmark   December 9, 2005 at 1:38PM
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chelone

I tried LA foret...

typed in "for" hit number lock and 136... didn't work.

Am I "thick"?

Reponds seulement quand tu as le temps...

    Bookmark   December 9, 2005 at 1:47PM
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Monique z6a CT(6a CT)

Thanks for the info Marie! I copied and pasted it into a word document so I could save it for future use.

Chelone, type in "for" then hold down the ALT key while typing 136. My num lock key is always on, so I don't have to worry about doing that.

forêt

Bonne chance!
Monique

    Bookmark   December 10, 2005 at 9:48AM
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