HOW TO TYPE FOREIGN LANGUAGE CHARACTERS ON WINDOWS OR MAC AND EVEN IN HTML


Danish & Norwegian

Windows: Hold ALT +
type on Number Pad
MAC: HTML
æ ALT + 0230 or 145 OPTION + ‘ (single quote) æ
å ALT + 0229 or 134 OPTION + A å
œ ALT + 0156 OPTION + Q œ
ø ALT + 0248 OPTION + O ø
Æ ALT + 0198 or 146 OPTION + SHIFT + ‘ (single quote) &Aelig;
Å ALT + 0197 or 143 OPTION + SHIFT + A Å
Œ ALT + 0140 OPTION + SHIFT + Q Œ
Ø ALT + 0216 OPTION + SHIFT + O Ø
ALT + 0128 SHIFT + OPTION + 2



Dutch , Flemish, Afrikaans, & Frisian

Windows: Hold ALT +
type on Number Pad
MAC: HTML
à ALT + 0224 or 133 OPTION + `, release then type A à
á ALT + 0225 or 160 OPTION + E, release then type A á
â ALT + 0226 or 131 OPTION + I, release then type A â
ä ALT + 0228 or 132 OPTION + U, release then type A ä
è ALT + 0232 or 138 OPTION + `, release then type E è
é ALT + 0233 or 130 OPTION + E, release then type E é
ê ALT + 0234 or 136 OPTION + I, release then type E ê
ë ALT + 0235 or 137 OPTION + U, release then type E ë
ì ALT + 0236 or 141 OPTION + `, release then type I ì
í ALT + 0237 or 161 OPTION + E, release then type I í
î ALT + 0238 or 140 OPTION + I, release then type I î
ï ALT + 0239 or 139 OPTION + U, release then type I ï
ò ALT + 0242 or 149 OPTION + `, release then type O ò
ó ALT + 0243 or 162 OPTION + E, release then type O ó
ô ALT + 0244 or 147 OPTION + I, release then type O ô
ö ALT + 0246 or 148 OPTION + U, release then type O ö
ù ALT + 0249 or 151 OPTION + `, release then type U ù
ú ALT + 0250 or 163 OPTION + E, release then type U ú
û ALT + 0251 or 150 OPTION + I, release then type U û
ü ALT + 0252 or 129 OPTION + U, release then type U ü
À ALT + 0192 OPTION + `, release then type SHIFT + A À
Á ALT + 0193 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + A Á
 ALT + 0194 OPTION + I, release then type SHIFT + A Â
Ä ALT + 0196 or 142 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + A Ä
È ALT + 0200 or 144 OPTION + `, release then type SHIFT + E È
É ALT + 0201 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + E É
Ê ALT + 0202 OPTION + I, release then type SHIFT + E Ê
Ë ALT + 0203 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + E Ë
Ì ALT + 0204 OPTION + `, release then type SHIFT + I Ì
Í ALT + 0205 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + I Í
Î ALT + 0206 OPTION + I, release then type SHIFT + I Î
Ï ALT + 0207 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + I Ï
Ò ALT + 0210 OPTION + `, release then type SHIFT + O Ò
Ó ALT + 0211 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + O Ó
Ô ALT + 0212 OPTION + I, release then type SHIFT + O Ô
Ö ALT + 0214 or 153 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + O Ö
Ù ALT + 0217 OPTION + `, release then type SHIFT + U Ù
Ú ALT + 0218 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + U Ú
Û ALT + 0219 OPTION + I, release then type SHIFT + U Û
Ü ALT + 0220 or 154 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + U Ü
ALT + 0128 SHIFT + OPTION + 2
ƒ ALT + 0131 OPTION + F ƒ



Finnish

Windows: Hold ALT +
type on Number Pad
MAC: HTML
ä ALT + 0228 or 132 OPTION + U, release then type A ä
ö ALT + 0246 or 148 OPTION + U, release then type O ö
Ä ALT + 0196 or 142 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + A Ä
Ö ALT + 0214 or 153 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + O Ö
ALT + 0128 SHIFT + OPTION + 2

French

Windows: Hold ALT +
type on Number Pad
Mac: HTML
à ALT + 0224 or 133 OPTION + `, release then type A à
â ALT + 0226 or131 OPTION + I, release then type A â
ä ALT + 0228 or 132 OPTION + U, release then type A ä
è ALT + 0232 or 138 OPTION + `, release then type E è
é ALT + 0233 or 130 OPTION + E, release then type E é
ê ALT + 0234 or 136 OPTION + I, release then type E ê
ë ALT + 0235 or 137 OPTION + U, release then type E ë
î ALT + 0238 or 140 OPTION + I, release then type I î
ï ALT + 0239 or 139 OPTION + U, release then type I ï
ô ALT + 0244 or 147 OPTION + I, release then type O ô
œ ALT + 0156 OPTION + Q œ
ù ALT + 0249 or 151 OPTION + `, release then type U ù
û ALT + 0251 or 150 OPTION + I, release then type U û
ü ALT + 0252 or 129 OPTION + U, release then type U ü
ÿ ALT + 0255 or 152 OPTION + U, release then type Y ÿ
À ALT + 0192 OPTION + `, release then type SHIFT + A À
Á ALT + 0193 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + A Á
Ä ALT + 0196 or 142 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + A Ä
È ALT + 0200 or 144 OPTION + `, release then type SHIFT + E È
É ALT + 0201 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + E É
Ê ALT + 0202 OPTION + I, release then type SHIFT + E Ê
Ë ALT + 0203 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + E Ë
Î ALT + 0206 OPTION + I, release then type SHIFT + I Î
Ï ALT + 0207 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + I Ï
Ô ALT + 0212 OPTION + I, release then type SHIFT + O Ô
Œ ALT + 0140 OPTION + SHIFT + Q Œ
Ù ALT + 0217 OPTION + `, release then type SHIFT + U Ù
Û ALT + 0219 OPTION + I, release then type SHIFT + U Û
Ü ALT + 0220 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + U Ü
Ÿ ALT + 0159 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + Y Ÿ
ç ALT + 0231 or 135 OPTION + C ç
Ç ALT + 0199 or 128 OPTION + SHIFT + C Ç
ALT + 0128 SHIFT + OPTION + 2



Gaelic (Irish & Scottish)

Windows: Hold ALT +
type on Number Pad
MAC: HTML
á ALT + 0225 or 160 OPTION + E, release then type A á
é ALT + 0233 or 130 OPTION + E, release then type E é
í ALT + 0237 or 161 OPTION + E, release then type I í
ó ALT + 0243 or 162 OPTION + E, release then type O ó
ú ALT + 0250 or 163 OPTION + E, release then type U ú
Á ALT + 0193 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + A Á
É ALT + 0201 or 144 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + E É
Í ALT + 0205 or 153 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + I Í
Ó ALT + 0211 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + O Ó
Ú ALT + 0218 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + U Ú
ALT + 0128 SHIFT + OPTION + 2



German

Windows: Hold ALT +
type on Number Pad
MAC: HTML
ä ALT + 0228 or 132 OPTION + U, release then type A ä
ö ALT + 0246 or 148 OPTION + U, release then type O ö
ü ALT + 0252 or 129 OPTION + U, release then type U ü
Ä ALT + 0196 or 142 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + A Ä
Ö ALT + 0214 or 153 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + O Ö
Ü ALT + 0220 or 154 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + U Ü
ß ALT + 0223 or 225 OPTION + S ß
ALT + 0128 SHIFT + OPTION + 2

Italian

Windows: Hold ALT +
type on Number Pad
MAC: HTML
à ALT + 0224 or 133 OPTION + `, release then type A à
è ALT + 0232 or 138 OPTION + `, release then type E è
é ALT + 0233 or 130 OPTION + E, release then type E é
ì ALT + 0236 or 141 OPTION + `, release then type I ì
ò ALT + 0242 or 149 OPTION + `, release then type O ò
ó ALT + 0243 or 162 OPTION + E, release then type O ó
ù ALT + 0249 or 151 OPTION + `, release then type U ù
À ALT + 0192 OPTION + `, release then type SHIFT + A À
È ALT + 0200 OPTION + `, release then type SHIFT + E È
É ALT + 0201 or 144 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + E É
Ì ALT + 0204 OPTION + `, release then type SHIFT + I Ì
Ò ALT + 0210 OPTION + `, release then type SHIFT + O Ò
Ó ALT + 0211 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + O Ó
Ù ALT + 0217 OPTION + `, release then type SHIFT + U Ù
ALT + 0128 SHIFT + OPTION + 2



Portuguese

Windows: Hold ALT +
type on Number Pad
Mac: HTML
à ALT + 0224 or 133 OPTION + `, release then type A à
á ALT + 0225 or 160 OPTION + E, release then type A á
â ALT + 0226 or 131 OPTION + I, release then type A â
ã ALT + 0227 OPTION + N, release then type A ã
é ALT + 0233 or 130 OPTION + E, release then type E é
ê ALT + 0234 or 136 OPTION + I, release then type E ê
í ALT + 0237 or 161 OPTION + E, release then type I í
ó ALT + 0243 or 162 OPTION + E, release then type O ó
ô ALT + 0244 or 147 OPTION + I, release then type O ô
õ ALT + 0245 OPTION + N, release then type O õ
ú ALT + 0250 or 163 OPTION + E, release then type U ú
ü ALT + 0252 or 129 OPTION + U, release then type U ü
À ALT + 0192 OPTION + `, release then type SHIFT + A À
Á ALT + 0193 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + A Á
 ALT + 0194 OPTION + I, release then type SHIFT + A Â
à ALT + 0195 OPTION + N, release then type SHIFT + A Ã
É ALT + 0201 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + E É
Ê ALT + 0202 OPTION + I, release then type SHIFT + E Ê
Í ALT + 0205 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + I Í
Ó ALT + 0211 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + O Ó
Ô ALT + 0212 OPTION + I, release then type SHIFT + O Ô
Õ ALT + 0213 OPTION + N, release then type SHIFT + O Õ
Ú ALT + 0218 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + U Ú
Ü ALT + 0220 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + U Ü
ç ALT + 0231 or 135 OPTION + C ç
Ç ALT + 0199 or 128 OPTION + SHIFT + C Ç
ALT + 0128 SHIFT + OPTION + 2



Spanish

Windows: Hold ALT +
type on Number Pad
MAC: HTML
á ALT + 0225 or 160 OPTION + E, release then type A á
é ALT + 0233 or 130 OPTION + E, release then type E é
í ALT + 0237 or 161 OPTION + E, release then type I í
ó ALT + 0243 or 162 OPTION + E, release then type O ó
ú ALT + 0250 or 163 OPTION + E, release then type U ú
ü ALT + 0252 or 129 OPTION + U, release then type U ü
Á ALT + 0193 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + A Á
É ALT + 0201 or 144 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + E É
Í ALT + 0205 or 153 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + I Í
Ó ALT + 0211 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + O Ó
Ú ALT + 0218 OPTION + E, release then type SHIFT + U Ú
Ü ALT + 0220 or 154 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + U ü
ñ ALT + 0241 or 164 OPTION + N, release then type N ñ
Ñ ALT + 0209 or 165 OPTION + N, release then type SHIFT + N Ñ
¿ ALT + 0191 or 168 SHIFT + OPTION + ? ¿
¡ ALT + 0161 or 173 SHIFT + OPTION + 1 ¡
ALT + 0128 SHIFT + OPTION + 2



Swedish

Windows: Hold ALT +
type on Number Pad
MAC: HTML
å ALT + 0229 or 134 OPTION + A å
ä ALT + 0228 or 132 OPTION + U, release then type A ä
ö ALT + 0246 or 148 OPTION + U, release then type O ö
Å ALT + 0197 or 143 OPTION + SHIFT + A Å
Ä ALT + 0196 or 142 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + A Ä
Ö ALT + 0214 or 153 OPTION + U, release then type SHIFT + O Ö
ALT + 0128 SHIFT + OPTION + 2
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