WF PRO 4 on a Mac and accented letters
Thread poster: Lucia Messuti

Lucia Messuti  Identity Verified
Italy
Local time: 08:31
Member (2003)
English to Italian
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Nov 17, 2016

Hello
I'm using WF 4 more and more, but I'm still find some issues.
One of them is the use of uppercase accented letters. On WF3 I use ALT+ SHIFT + letter, which is the combination I use when I write on the Mac. This is the only way to get them both on WF3 and Mac.
But I cannot do this on WF4. Is there a way to get this settled?

Thanks a lot
Lucia


 

John Di Rico  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 08:31
Member (2006)
French to English
Use keyboard viewer Nov 21, 2016

Hi Lucia,

Have you tried displaying keyboard viewer?

See this screenshot: http://www.screencast.com/t/RLqPpG75

Kind regards,

John


 

Jan Truper
Germany
Local time: 08:31
Member (2016)
English to German
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same problem Nov 21, 2016

Lucia Me wrote:
uppercase accented letters


FYI, I have the same problem with the German Umlaut "Ä".
WP4 doesn't get it, not even from dictation software. I have to use "ä" and then uppercase it by using a shortcut.
A fix sure would be nice...

[Edited at 2016-11-22 06:56 GMT]


 

John Daniel
Local time: 00:31
Ctrl+Shift+: Nov 21, 2016

Hi Lucia,

Have you tried Ctrl+Shift+: and then pressing A to add umlaut A? For upper case do Ctr+Shift+: to activate umlaut combo and the press Shift+A.
Hope this helps.

Thank you,

John


Jan Truper wrote:

Lucia Me wrote:
uppercase accented letters


FYI, I have the same problem with the German Umlaut "Ä".
WP4 doesn't get it, not even from dictation software. I have to use small "ä" and then uppercase it by using a shortcut.
A fix sure would be nice...


 

Lucia Messuti  Identity Verified
Italy
Local time: 08:31
Member (2003)
English to Italian
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Still impossible Nov 22, 2016

Hello
I don't get any result and I still cannot get accented uppercase vocals. I tried your shortcut key combination, but there is no way.

Do you plan to get it implemented?

Thanks
Lucia


 
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