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OpenOffice 3.x Getting Started Guide
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Inserting special characters

A special character is one not found on a standard English keyboard. For example, © ¾ æ ç ñ ö ø ¢ are all special characters. To insert a special character:

  1. Place the cursor where you want the character to appear.
  2. Click Insert > Special Character to open the Special Characters window.
  3. Select the characters you wish to insert, in order, then click OK. The selected characters are shown in the lower left of the dialog. As you select a character, it is shown on the lower right, along with its numerical code.
Image:documentation_note.png Different fonts include different special characters. If you do not find a particular special character, try changing the Font selection.
The Special Characters window, where you can insert special characters.
Image:Tip.png Notice that the characters selected appear in the bottom-left corner of the window.

OpenOffice 3.x Getting Started Guide
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