Computer symbols in Spanish


Spanish Symbols in WindowsYou may type the accents and other symbols for Spanish on the computer by using the character map on your word processing program, or by using the following codes on the number pad to the right of the keyboard.

Be sure that the Num Lock key is depressed first!

Spanish symbols on a macTo get accents on the Mac, hold down the Option key, and while holding it down, type the letter e; then release those keys and type the letter that you want the accent to appear on:

For the ñ, hold down the Option key while you type the n; release and type n again.


Opt+n, then n

The inverted punctuation marks are achieved as follows:





Spanish Symbols on a Chromebook

First make sure the International Keyboard is checked in Settings->Languages->Language and Input Settings.

Once it's enabled, you can switch back and forth between International and US using Ctrl+Spacebar.

There is more information about other symbols here.