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Old 11-27-2007, 04:04 PM   #1
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Typing Registered Trademark Symbol in Linux

Can any one tell me how to type Registered Trademark symbol or copyright symbol in Linux?

Old 11-27-2007, 10:28 PM   #2
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Most Programs that handle text have a command to enter special characters---what application are you using?
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In, go to the Insert menu, and click on Special Character...

In vim, make sure you have this in your .vimrc:
set digraph

Then, when writing a document, in command mode enter :digraph to see a table of digraphs which consist of two numbers/letters/symbols seperated by a backspace.

The Registered Trademark symbol is R <backspace> g.
Old 11-29-2007, 12:28 PM   #4
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I'm using Putty software to connect to my Linux box. From putty, I'm getting the weird character instead of actual symbol.

Hi bigrigdriver,
Will the vim solution which you've given work? I do not have anything such as openoffice, etc....



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