Foreign Character Keyboard Shortcuts
for Microsoft Word for Windows
Use these keyboard shortcuts to quickly insert foreign characters into MS Word documents.

For the Character:    Enter:



  Ctrl and ` (Open Quote), then the letter

  Ctrl and ' (Apostrophe), then the letter

  Ctrl, Shift and ^ (Circumflex), then the letter

Ÿ
  Ctrl, Shift and : (Colon), then the letter
  Ctrl, Shift and @ (At Sign), then a or A
  Ctrl, Shift and & (Ampersand), then a or A

  Ctrl, Shift and ~ (Tilde), then the letter
  Ctrl and , (Comma), then c or C
  Ctrl and (Apostrophe), then d or D
  Ctrl and / (Slash), then o or O
œ Œ   Ctrl, Shift and & (Ampersand), then o or O
š Š   Ctrl, Alt, Shift and ^ (Circumflex), then the letter
  Ctrl, Shift and & (Ampersand), then s
  Ctrl, Alt, Shift and ? (Question Mark)
  Ctrl, Alt, Shift and ! (Exclamation Point)