Someone help me remember what I did???

Discussion in 'macOS' started by MacLadybug, Aug 1, 2008.

  1. MacLadybug macrumors 6502a


    Jun 6, 2008
    I recently set up a Mac Mini for a friend and in setting up her preferences I found an auto-type setting for fractions that I hadn't noticed. I can't remember where it is. Can someone help me?

    To insert a fraction I realize I can do so from the "Character Palatte" however now on her Mac when you type 1/4 and hit enter... ¼ magically appears. She doesn't have to click on the Character Palatte, search for the fraction and insert it... it just does it automatically.

    How do I do that!!! I can't figure it out.
  2. gauchogolfer macrumors 603


    Jan 28, 2005
    American Riviera
    Auto substitution is usually program-specific. What program was your friend using?
  3. MacLadybug thread starter macrumors 6502a


    Jun 6, 2008
    She was typing an email in "Mail".

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