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Spanish

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Spanish Special Characters

On a Macintosh

[á] =”option” + “e” and “a”
[é] =”option” + “e” and “e”
[í] =”option” + “e” and “i”
[ó] =”option” + “e” and “o”
[ú] =”option” + “e” and “u”
[ñ] =”option” + “n” and “n”
[¡] =”option” + “1”
[¿] =” shift” + “option” + “?”

Note: For the vowels and the [ñ], press the option key and the first letter together. Release them both. Then type the second letter.

On a PC

[á] = “alt” + “0225”
[é] = “alt” + “0233”
[í] = “alt” + “0237”
[ó] = “alt” + “0243”
[ú] = “alt” + “0250”
[ñ] = “alt” + “0241”
[¡] = “alt” + “0161”
[¿] = “alt” “0191”

Note: Hold down the alt key as you type in the numbers. Then release the alt key.

Tests

Online tests are here.