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Special Characters

In applications that are not furnished with a special characters set you are still able to insert various special characters:
Press the NumLock key so that the signal light is on, keep the ALT key pressed down, and type in the numbers on the number keys at the right side of your keyboard. Then release the Alt key.

ALT + 174 open-quotation mark ALT + 134 å
ALT + 175 close-quotation mark ALT + 143 Å
ALT + 0139 simple open-quotation mark ALT + 145 æ
ALT + 0155 simple close-quotation mark ALT + 146 Æ
ALT + 0403 " English open-quotation mark ALT + 152 ÿ
ALT + 0404 " English close-quotation mark ALT + 230
ALT + 225 sz, sharp-s, double-s ALT + 168 ¿
ALT + 0156 œ ligature (bœuf, œuf, cœur etc.) ALT + 173 ¡
ALT + 0140 Œ ligature capitalized (Œuf) ALT + 0248 ø
ALT + 128   ALT + 0216 Ø
ALT + 166 ª raised small a ALT + 0169
ALT + 167 º raised small o ALT + 0174
ALT + 0185 ¹   ALT + 0153
ALT + 253 ² ALT + 0222 Þ
ALT + 0179 ³   ALT + 0254 þ
ALT + 171 ½   ALT + 0208 Ð
ALT + 172 ¼   ALT + 0240 ð
ALT + 0190 ¾      
ALT + 0393      
ALT + 0150 Dash:
18–20 Uhr
Dover–London
EUR  48.– etc.
   
ALT + 0151 extended dash (usually the width of two digits):
48.—
23.50
20.—
   
ALT + 0215 multiplication symbol:
2129.9 cm
   
ALT + 126 ~      
ALT + 241      
ALT + 246      
ALT + 250 centered point    
ALT + 0390      
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(Extracted from: Duboux: Rechtschreibehilfe fr Unterricht und Praxis)