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I have a template RE: List of characters for ALT key combinations
Subject:I have a template RE: List of characters for ALT key combinations From:"Wilcox, John (WWC, Contractor)" <wilcoxj -at- WDNI -dot- COM> Date:Tue, 7 Apr 1998 15:37:29 -0700
> From: Lisa Comeau[SMTP:lmcomeau -at- hotmail -dot- com]
> Does anyone know where I can get a list of the characters for ALT key
> combinations? (I can't remember what they're called)
> EXAMPLE: ALT+156 = # symbol.
I have a one-page Word template I made up for just such a purpose. It
shows all 255 characters of any font, alongside their Times Roman
equivalents. Just select column 2, tag it with the font you want to
see, et voila. Anybody who wants it, just ask me for charset.dot.
John Wilcox, Documentation Specialist
Timberlands Information Services, Application Delivery Group
Weyerhaeuser, WWC 2E2, Box 2999
Tacoma, WA 98477-2999 USA
253-924-7972 mailto:wilcoxj -at- wdni -dot- com
(I don't speak for Weyerhaeuser, and they return the favor.)