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How to write spanish characters?

How to write spanish characters with this laptop
i read somewhere that i have to click num lock and then alt+164( for n tilde, for example)
but i don't see any num lock here
does it have to do something with fn key?

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    i solved the problem in the usual way

    i dont need help no more

    thanks

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Yes some portables you have to press fn key look for the key that says alt in blue color and use the numbers on keyboard it's in blue too relase and wala spanish caracters

alt 130 é

alt 160 á

alt 161 í

alt 162 ó

alt 163 ú

alt 164 ñ

alt 165 ñ

alt 168 ¿

alt 129 ü

Posted on Apr 23, 2008

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    Alexander Figueroa Nov 08, 2008

    also you can set your keyboard for united states international and when you press the right alt + the letter it comes out for capitals just press the alt shift and letter desired

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Cick on start, go to all programs, go to accessories, then to system tools and go to character map .you can set you keyboad.
"BINGO"

Posted on Aug 27, 2010

Need to be bette explained, confusing. Couldn't make it work in my laptop

Posted on Oct 09, 2008

I need the capital letters. im doing a project for my spanish III class and i need the shortcut for a capital "o" with an accent
=( can you help?

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Im doing a project also and I have the same problem!? =(

Posted on Nov 06, 2008

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