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wowser
May 5, 2004, 08:48 PM
Seeing the pound thread reminded me. (though the pound sign is clearly labeled on my keyboard) . But how do i get the '#" sign? (i copy and pasted that from a music page) I have a british layout keboard. cheers (and in all seriousness)
Ed

Sun Baked
May 5, 2004, 08:52 PM
The moderator answered your question in the last thread by linking you to a thread with the answer.

There's no reason to waste our time with another thread when people are to lazy to click on a link.

ie...

http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=70335

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aka, try Key Caps or Option-3 (which is the easiest method). http://forums.macrumors.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=11434&stc=1

wowser
May 5, 2004, 08:56 PM
no need to get tetchy - i just thought the other thread was about the sign, but thankyou - now i can use

[alt] + '3' = '#'

Sun Baked
May 5, 2004, 08:58 PM
no need to get tetchy - i just thought the other thread was about the sign, but thankyou - now i can use

[alt] + '3' = '#'Yes they're in the same spot, just flipped on US and British Keyboard layouts.