Dutch special characters
Thread poster: xxxB-TRANSLATIO
I would like to enter the Dutch special characters ë and ï in the TagEditor (version 184.108.40.2062) by using the regular ascii-codes but I did not succeed up to now.
I use the operating system Windows XP Professional Version 2002. The file type of the document I translate in the TagEditor is .doc (WinWord 2003).
Does anybody know this problem?
| | Henk Peelen
Local time: 03:52
German to Dutch
Sure you change the Num Lock setting before and after the special character? For instance, when you want to insert é inside the target language area, you'd hit
Alt + 230
If there really is a problem, a workarounf method would be preparing the characters in Word and
Alt + Tab
Ctrl + C
Alt + Tab
Ctrl + V
| Special character - problem solved || Nov 6, 2007 |
Thank you very much for your help, I did not realize that you have to change the Num Lock setting on the laptop keyboard as well. I thought the function key would be enough. Now it worked.
[Edited at 2007-11-06 12:22]
| Keyboard settings || Nov 6, 2007 |
if you set your keyboard to US-International you should be able to write ë and ï by pressing " first and then e (or " and i, of course). Like an old-fashioned typewriter.... I do it all the time.
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