How to make accent marks on the computer

  • In Microsoft Word:
    To make á, é, í, ó, ú:  ctrl ' letter - to make capitals, do ctrl ' shift letter

    To make ¿:  ctrl shift ?

    To make ¡:  ctrl shift !

    To make ñ:  go to insert symbol


     

    On any PC with a number keypad (these will not work with the numbers at the top of the keyboard):
    alt       + 160      = á

    alt     + 130   =é

    alt     + 161   =í

    alt     + 162   =ó

    alt     + 164   =ñ

    alt     + 168   =¿

    alt     + 165   =Ñ

    alt     + 163   =ú

    alt     + 0161 =¡

    On a Mac:

    To make á, é, í, ó, ú:  Press option e and then type letter - to make capitals, press option e and then type a capital letter

    To make ñ:  Press option n and then type n - to make Ñ, press option n and type capital n.

    To make ¿:  Press option shift ?

    To make ¡:  Press option !