094 90 48200     Get SUPPORT

Aniar IT Services Blog

2 minutes reading time (350 words)

Tip of the Week: How to Type Accent Marks and Symbols

Tip of the Week: How to Type Accent Marks and Symbols

When it comes to businesses-to-business relationships, the global impact of the Internet has unlocked quite a few doors. Rather than developing relationships with exclusively businesses in their region, it’s not uncommon for a small manufacturer of model airplanes in Iowa to use the web to find the vendor that can meet all of their needs, even if they’re located in Austria. Doing business internationally means there may be an occasion where you’ll need to communicate in another language. Fortunately, for Windows 10 users, it has never been easier to switch your computer or mobile device’s language.

First, hover over the taskbar and right-click. Select show touch keyboard button.

Cortana

You’ll now see a keyboard icon next to your clock and calendar on the right-hand size of your taskbar.

keyboard icon

This will bring up a touch keyboard. In the case that you don’t have a touch screen, you can also click on the buttons with your mouse.

Touch Keyboard

Click and hold the base letter to see all the possible accents for that letter. Click the one that you would like to insert.

keyboard accents

For those who are going to be writing in another language on a regular basis. It’s possible to change the entire layout of your keyboard. Your chosen language can be found to the right of the touch keyboard icon.

EnglishRussianKeyboard

This doesn’t just apply to the touch keyboard. It applies to your physical one, as well.

Hint: If you don’t see the language you’re looking for in the list of available languages, you can add and edit your list by selecting Language preferences.

Using Another Version of Windows?
For those of you who are using Windows 7 or 8.1 (or even Vista or XP), in addition to seriously thinking about upgrading your operating system, you can still use ALT Codes. A numeric list of codes is assigned to the accented letter or symbol in question. While pressing down the ALT key, type the four-digit code on the numeric keypad at the right edge of the keyboard.

Do you have any tips or tricks that use you like use when communicating in another language? Tell us below! Comentario a continuación! Commentaires ci-dessous! Комментарий ниже!

Can Chargers Be Interchanged Between Devices?
Do You Use 2FA? If So, You’re in the Minority
 

Comments

No comments made yet. Be the first to submit a comment
Already Registered? Login Here
Guest
Monday, June 18 2018

Captcha Image

Mobile? Grab this Article!

QR-Code dieser Seite

Tag Cloud

Tip of the Week Security Technology Privacy Google Best Practices Business Computing Email Microsoft Cloud Tech Term Android User Tips Internet VoIP Cloud Computing Small Business Data Backup Hackers How To Network Security Innovation Backup Collaboration Internet of Things Hardware Cybercrime Managed IT Services Data Recovery Communication Software Artificial Intelligence Computers Chrome Cybersecurity Malware Smartphone Browser Office 365 Data Protection Vulnerability Saving Money Smartphones Business Business Management Spam Mobile Device Management Connectivity Word Two-factor Authentication Ransomware Windows 10 Data Money Data Security Efficiency Windows Communications Website Spam Blocking Network Windows 7 Managed IT services Upgrade Bring Your Own Device Redundancy Operating System IT Management Identity Theft Telephone Systems Social Engineering App Avoiding Downtime BYOD Mobile Devices Phishing IT Services Comparison Router Facebook CES IT Plan Passwords Remote Monitoring Infrastructure Law Enforcement OneNote Apps Virtualization Content Management Managed IT BDR Unsupported Software VPN Business Intelligence Data Storage Update Outsourced IT Business Continuity Password Manager Nanotechnology Disaster Recovery Computer Care Wireless Charging Inventory Skype Cortana Alert HIPAA USB Outlook Government FENG YouTube Criminal Travel Remote Work Smart Office Holiday Voice over Internet Protocol Business Mangement Smart Tech Tools Work/Life Balance Digital Signature Social Media Patch Management Google Apps Mobile Device Start Menu IT Support Electronic Medical Records Wire Frequently Asked Questions Recovery Multi-Factor Security Meetings Addiction Solid State Drive Document Management Online Shopping Productivity Sync Gmail Millennials Windows 10s Google Drive Credit Cards PDF Downtime Workers Access Control Wi-Fi Screen Mirroring Data Management Sports Excel Employer-Employee Relationship Applications Computer Audit Physical Security Paperless Office Evernote Cleaning Recycling Devices Value Workforce Private Cloud Fraud Encryption Flash Google Docs Root Cause Analysis Authentication Specifications Settings Cast Human Resources Tip of the week Telephony Trending Cache Entertainment Keyboard Practices eWaste Thought Leadership The Internet of Things Public Cloud Amazon HaaS Scam Password Bandwidth Microsoft Office Staff Gadgets Windows Server 2008 Charger Hosted Computing Server Data loss Blockchain Wireless Internet HBO Computer Fan Machine Learning Hosted Solutions Legal Automation Big Data Botnet Telecommuting Software Tips Amazon Web Services Accountants Workplace Tips Emergency Users CrashOverride Miscellaneous Customer Service Twitter Mobile Office Domains Managed Service Provider Wireless Company Culture Hiring/Firing Windows 10 Public Speaking WiFi Managing Stress Presentation Fun Lithium-ion battery Augmented Reality Servers Wireless Technology 5G Tech Support Safety IBM Productivity Marketing Hacker Hard Drives HVAC Budget Search Competition Customer Relationship Management IP Address