Macintosh Character Entry

Macintosh Computer Lab of the ILRC Macintosh Computer Lab of the ILRC
Windows Computer Lab in the ILRC Windows Computer Lab in the ILRC
 The ILRC Lounge Area  The ILRC Lounge Area
 Students at work in the ILRC  Students at work in the ILRC
 Irvin Hall in the Fall  Irvin Hall in the Fall
 Arabic Students in the Windows Lab  Arabic Students in the Windows Lab
 Arabic Students in the Windows Lab  Arabic Students in the Windows Lab
 Dr. Domínguez-Búrdalo with Spanish Students  Dr. Domínguez-Búrdalo with Spanish Students
  Dr. Domínguez-Búrdalo with Spanish Students   Dr. Domínguez-Búrdalo with Spanish Students

The following key combinations are the most common for the Macintosh system using the US EXTENDED KEYBOARD. If a combination has a plus sign (+), hold both keys simultaneously. If a comma (,) separates the key combination, release the keys you are holding and press the next set of keys.

Acute (é, É) OPTION + E,  letter
OPTION + E, SHIFT + letter
Acute Double (ő, Ő) OPTION + J, letter
OPTION + J, SHIFT + letter
Ash (æ, Æ) OPTION + ‘
OPTION + SHIFT+ ‘
Breve (ĕ, Ĕ) OPTION + B, letter
OPTION + B, SHIFT + letter
Bullet (•) OPTION + 8
Caron (ě, Ě) OPTION + V, letter
OPTION + V, SHIFT + letter
Cedilla (ç, Ç) OPTION + C, letter
OPTION + C, SHIFT + letter
Cent (¢) OPTION + 4
Circumflex (ê, Ê) OPTION + 6, letter
OPTION + 6, SHIFT + letter
Circumflex Below (ḙ, Ḙ) OPTION + SHIFT + G, letter
OPTION + SHIFT + G, SHIFT + letter
Comma (ș, Ș) OPTION + P, letter
OPTION + P, SHIFT + letter
Copyright Sign (©) OPTION + G
Dagger (†) OPTION + SHIFT + 5
Dagger Double (‡) OPTION + SHIFT + 7
Degree (°) OPTION + SHIFT + 8
Division Sign (÷) OPTION + /
Dot (ė, Ė) OPTION + W, letter
OPTION + W, SHIFT + letter
Dot Below (ẹ, Ẹ) OPTION + X, letter
OPTION + X, SHIFT + letter
Eth (ð, Ð) OPTION + D
OPTION + SHIFT + D
Euro (€) OPTION + SHIFT + 2
French Quote («, ») OPTION + \
OPTION + SHIFT + \
Grave (è, È) OPTION + `, letter
OPTION + `, SHIFT + letter
Hook (ẻ, Ẻ) OPTION + Z, letter
OPTION + Z, SHIFT + letter
Hook Below (ȥ, Ȥ) OPTION + SHIFT + ., letter
OPTION + SHIFT + ., SHIFT + letter
Horn (ơ, Ơ) OPTION + I, letter
OPTION + I, SHIFT + letter
Inverted ! (¡) OPTION + 1
Inverted ? (¿) OPTION + SHIFT + /
Line Below (ḇ, Ḇ) OPTION + H, letter
OPTION + H, SHIFT + letter
Macron (ē, Ē) OPTION + A, letter
OPTION + A, SHIFT + letter
Mil Sign (‰) OPTION + SHIFT + R
Not Equal To Sign (≠) OPTION + =
Oethel (œ, Œ) OPTION + q
OPTION + SHIFT + q
Ogonek (ę, Ę) OPTION + M, letter
OPTION + M, SHIFT + letter
Paragraph Sign (¶) OPTION + 7
Pound (£) OPTION + 3
Registered Sign (®) OPTION + R
Ring (å, Å) OPTION + K, letter
OPTION + K, SHIFT + letter
Section Sign (§) OPTION + 5
Sharp S (ß) OPTION + S
Stroke O (ø, Ø) OPTION + O
OPTION + SHIFT + O
Stroke or Bar (ƶ, Ƶ) OPTION + L, letter
OPTION + L, SHIFT + letter
Thorn (þ, Þ) OPTION+ T
OPTION + SHIFT + T
Tilde (ñ, Ñ) OPTION + N, letter
OPTION + N, SHIFT + letter
Tilde Below (ḛ, Ḛ) OPTION + SHIFT + F, letter
OPTION + SHIFT + F, SHIFT + letter
Trademark Sign (™) OPTION + 2
Umlaut (ë, Ë) OPTION + U, letter
OPTION + U, SHIFT + letter
Yen ( ¥ ) OPTION + Y