It isn't on my Mac keyboard either, and I'm from the US.
Why would you expect such a key? Jonik Jonik 4, 10 10 gold badges 40 40 silver badges 54 54 bronze badges. Use of the Character Palette is explained with greater verbosity in the KB article which Daniel posted earlier: support. Still, I wanted to add the full answer here on SU, instead of just a link.
If you need to type the symbol, here is some documentation on how to do it. OS X Lion Enter special characters or symbols from the Character Viewer Open a document, and place the insertion point where you want the special character or symbol to appear. Mac OS X v To use the Character Viewer: Open a document, and place the insertion point where you want the special character or symbol to appear. Choose the type of characters you want to see from the View pop-up menu. Click By Category, and then select a category on the left.
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September 29, at pm. Not Helpful 7 Helpful 5. A Anonymous Nov 30, Chord QuickType predictive Keyboard provides superb typing experience. Truly amazing! I can't find how to do the peace sign with Alt Codes. Reboot if you installed the layout system-wide , or log out and log in again if you installed it for the current user only.
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You can also search in that palette upper right corner. Typing "half" works for this symbol.
Open Special Characters from the Edit menu (cmd-ctrl-space). Type “fractions” in the search field. Besides each of those letters, you'll see the. If you need to type the symbol, here is some documentation on how to do Choose Apple menu > System Preferences, click Language & Text.
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As for the international menu with the keyboard viewer, that's available via the System Preferences via the Apple menu in the International section. Either turn on the international menu item or I think there's a way to enable it as part of the language chooser when using command-space or command-option-space to toggle languages.
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Switching to landscape mode, on the other hand, essentially turns your iPhone into a scientific calculator, revealing a fraction key and other new functions. Rotate your iPhone to a horizontal orientation -- known as landscape mode -- to activate the Calculator's scientific calculator mode, which makes new function keys appear. Enter numbers and mathematical symbols on the keypad as part of your equation. Use the parenthesis keys to denote these fractions. This article was written by the It Still Works team, copy edited and fact checked through a multi-point auditing system, in efforts to ensure our readers only receive the best information.
To submit your questions or ideas, or to simply learn more about It Still Works, contact us. Step 2 Enter numbers and mathematical symbols on the keypad as part of your equation.