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Re: [SLE] How do I make a pound sign?
  • From: Anders Johansson <andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 8 Jul 2004 03:49:51 +0200
  • Message-id: <200407080349.51046.andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Wednesday 07 July 2004 16.41, Bill Wisse wrote:
> On Wednesday 07 July 2004 17:43, James Knott wrote:
> > Anders Norrbring wrote:
> > >>I've got a US keyboard (I do live there after all), but I
> > >>sometimes need to make the English currency sign. Can I do
> > >>this?
> > >>--
> > >
> > > <shift>-3 or <alt-gr>-3
> >
> > Shift 3 gives you the "#", not the pound sign,
>
> Uh, isn't that the international sign for Pound?

No, it is the US sign for Pound

http://www.askoxford.com/asktheexperts/faq/aboutsymbols/hashsymbol?view=uk

> Like the alternative for the Umlaut, for example in in the German language.

alternative for umlaut???

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