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Alt Codes for Typing Foreign Characters on a Windows PC

To type these characters in any windows program, hold down the "ALT" key and enter the 3- or 4-digit code on the numeric keypad. For other less common languages, you can use http://www.typeit.org/


FRENCH

Alt + Alt +
1330224
1830192
1310226
1820194
1350231
1280199
1300233
1440201
1380232
2120200
1360234
2100202
1370235
2110203
1400238
2150206
1390239
2160207
 0156
 0140
1470244
2260212
1510249
2350217
1500251
2340219
1740171
1750187
 0128
 

SPANISH

Alt + Alt +
1600224
1810193
1300233
1440201
1610237
2140205
1640241
1650209
1620243
2240211
1630250
2330218
1290252
1540220
1680191
1730161
1660170
1670186
 0128

PORTUGUESE

Alt + Alt +
1980227
1990195
1350231
1280199
 0128
 

ITALIAN

Alt + Alt +
1330224
1830192
1300233
1440201
1380232
2120200
1410236
2220204
1490242
2270210
1510249
2350217
1660170
1670186
 0128

GERMAN

Alt + Alt +
1320228
1420196
1480246
1530214
2250223
1290252
1540220
 0132
 0148
 0130
 0146
1740171
1750187
 0128
 

SCANDINAVIAN

Alt + Alt +
1320228
1420196
1340229
1430197
1450230
1460198
1370235
2110203
1480246
1530214
1550248
1570216
1290252
1540220
1520255
2080240
2090208
2310254
2320222
1740171
1750187
 0128
 

Miscellaneous

Alt + Alt +
 0128
 0131
1550162
1560224
1570226
 0133
 0134
 0135
 0137
 0154
 0138
 0158
 0142
 0153
 0169
 0174
248 
241 
 0215
246 
 0166
 0167
 0182
 0185
253 
 0179
172 
171 
 0190
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