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Old 03-02-2005, 12:54 AM   #1
javierj
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how to use alt+keycode


hey... stupid question (I think) but i use a us keyboard layout and i write half english half spanish and i wanted to use like in windows when you use alt +64 to put a @ or something like that.. but i really dont know how.. can anyone help??
 
Old 03-02-2005, 01:49 AM   #2
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Which Deskto Environment are you using? In KDE there's an applet for kicker (the panel) that allows you to put characters such as that with a mouse click. I'm not sure about the alt+numbers though
 
Old 03-02-2005, 06:37 AM   #3
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Well, an awful lot of googling later...

For GTk based applications (Firefox, Gnome, etc), Control + Shift + Keycode does the trick. Can't figure out anything for Qt/KDE yet...
 
  


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