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How can I get an 'n' with a tilde using my keyboard only?

I'd like to be able to type the 'ñ' (n with a tilde) character without using the mouse. How can I do this? Also, how can I create accented letters with the keyboard only?

October 15, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lenkvist

If you are using Windows, you can change your keyboard layout to US International. Here is a description of changing the layout and how to create accent marks: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/306560

October 15, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/blck_lght

on mac it's Option + n key, and then n again. ñññ :)

here's a link - http://www.studyspanish.com/accents/typing.htm

October 15, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/VStarTraveler

If you're on a PC, turn the number lock on your keypad at the right of your keyboard. Then hit the ALT key and while holding it down, type 164 on the keypad. You get

ñ

For others,

ALT 160 = á ALT 161 = í ALT 162 = ó ALT 163 = ú ALT 168 = ¿ ALT 130 = é ALT 129 = ü ALT 173 = ¡

October 15, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ryan.shripat

Thanks guys!

October 15, 2013
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