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Montgomery"> </HEAD> <BODY TEXT="#307070" LINK="#0000FF" VLINK="#800080" ALINK="#C000C0" BGCOLOR="#FFE080"> <P ALIGN="CENTER"><FONT SIZE=6 COLOR="#408080"><B>Special ALT Characters<SUP>&#167;</SUP></B></FONT><BR> <FONT SIZE=4>The chart below is a graphic image of how all the characters should look.&nbsp; <A HREF=ALTchrc-a.html>View the HTML version</A>.<BR> Note:&nbsp; <I>Not all</I> programs, applications and browsers will recognize all of the Special ALT Characters.</FONT></P> <P ALIGN="CENTER"><B><I><FONT COLOR="#c58917">Return to Main Page of </FONT><A HREF="index.html">Ted&#146;s HTML Tutorial <IMG SRC="graphics/orangeL.gif" ALIGN=bottom BORDER=0 WIDTH=17 HEIGHT=15></A></I></B></P> <P ALIGN="CENTER"><TABLE CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0> <TR> <TD><IMG SRC=ALTchrc-a.gif WIDTH=743 HEIGHT=863></TD> </TR> </TABLE> <TABLE CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0> <TR> <TD><IMG SRC=ALTchrc-b.gif WIDTH=743 HEIGHT=648></TD> </TR> </TABLE></P> <FONT COLOR="#408080" SIZE=5><P><SUP>&#167;</SUP>To obtain an ALT Character: <OL> <LI>Make certain that the <FONT COLOR=black>Num Lock</FONT> key has been pressed to activate the numeric key section of the keyboard. <LI>Depress the <FONT COLOR=black>Alt</FONT> key. <LI><I>While the <FONT COLOR=black>Alt</FONT> key is depressed</I>, type the proper sequence of numbers (on the numeric keypad) of the ALT code from the table above. <LI>Release the <FONT COLOR=black>Alt</FONT> key, and the character will appear. <LI>On a laptop computer, there usually is no numeric keypad.&nbsp; So, instead, depress the <FONT COLOR=black>Fn</FONT> (function) key, then the <FONT COLOR=black>Alt</FONT> key, then the numerical code sequence.&nbsp; The numbers are on the fronts of certain keyboard keys: M=0, J=1, K=2, L=3, U=4, I=5, O=6, 7=7, 8=8, and 9=9. </OL></P> <P>*There are some gaps in the numerical sequence of ALT Character codes because either those items do not exist, or else they are duplicates of characters listed elsewhere.&nbsp; Many Special ALT Characters, <A HREF="HTMLchrc.html">Special HTML Characters</A>, and <A HREF="SYMBchrc.html">Special &lt;Font Face="Symbol"&gt; Characters</A> are the same.</P> <P>Some word processing programs and browsers will not recognize all Alt characters.</P></FONT> </FONT><P ALIGN=center><B><I><FONT COLOR="#c58917">Go to </FONT><A HREF="HTMLchrc.html">Special HTML Characters <IMG SRC="graphics/orangeR.gif" ALIGN=bottom BORDER=0 WIDTH=17 HEIGHT=15></A></I></B> </P> <P ALIGN=center><B><I><FONT COLOR="#c58917">Go to </FONT><A HREF="SYMBchrc.html">Special &lt;Font Face="Symbol"&gt; Characters <IMG SRC="graphics/orangeR.gif" ALIGN=bottom BORDER=0 WIDTH=17 HEIGHT=15></A></I></B> </P> <P ALIGN=center><B><I><FONT COLOR="#c58917">Return to </FONT><A HREF="text.html#characters">Text Modification Symbols & Tags <IMG SRC="graphics/orangeL.gif" ALIGN=bottom BORDER=0 WIDTH=17 HEIGHT=15></A></I></B> </P> <P ALIGN=center><B><I><FONT COLOR="#c58917">Return to Main Page of </FONT><A HREF="index.html#text">Ted&#146;s HTML Tutorial <IMG SRC="graphics/orangeL.gif" ALIGN=bottom BORDER=0 WIDTH=17 HEIGHT=15></A></I></B> </P> <P ALIGN=center><B><I><FONT COLOR="#c58917">Return to </FONT><A HREF="../index.html">Ted&#146;s HOMEPAGE <IMG SRC="graphics/orangeL.gif" ALIGN=bottom BORDER=0 WIDTH=17 HEIGHT=15></A></I></B> </P> <P><FONT SIZE=2 COLOR=black><CENTER><B>Copyright &#169; 1998&#150;<SCRIPT language=JavaScript> <!-- var dt = new Date(); var y = dt.getYear(); // Y2K compliant if (y < 1000) y +=1900; document.write(y); // --> </SCRIPT> by Ted M. 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