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How to Type Symbols Using the ALT Key (with Mac and PC Lists)

How to Type Symbols Using the ALT Key (with Mac and PC Lists)
Edit Article SamplesOn a PCOn a MacSymbol Alt CodesForeign Language Alt CodesMathematical Equation Alt Codes Edited by Shaiaqua, Shayes, Rob S, Steven Bluen and 135 others The ALT key can help you access alt codes, or characters that aren't readily available on a normal keyboard. These codes can be used to write in foreign languages, mathematical equations, or to add fun symbols to your messages. Below ☟ is how to do it on a PC or a Mac, then a list of symbols such as π,º, ♫ and ♥. Ad Steps Method 1 of 5: On a PC 1Learn how to key in an Alt-code.Hold down the Alt key and put in the numbers on the keypad to the right of the keyboard. 2Learn how to key in Alt codes on a laptop. Method 2 of 5: On a Mac 1Hold the Option key and press any other key to get custom characters 2To get a second set of custom characters, hold down both the Option key and the Shift key 3See this wikiHow article for more information. Method 3 of 5: Symbol Alt Codes Note:The following sections contain special characters. Tips Related:  interesting and usefulArticles/Posts

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Happy Animals Club How to make virus with notepad ( dangerous scripts ) Post-It Present Ok, so here's another inexpensive fun little gift. I made these for my son's pre-school teachers. Super easy, and in my opinion...super cute! ( I found this idea somewhere online after blog hopping, and I just tried to find it so I could give props...but no dice. Will let you know when I do find it.) What you need:clear frames (I bought mine at Dollar Tree for, you guessed it...$1.00)post-it's (I bought a generic pack at Wal-Mart for $1.74. I think it's pretty self explanatory how to do this little project, but here goes...Cut scrapbook paper to fit frame, stick post-its on the front, and attach ribbon or embellishment.

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Creativity Prompt – How To Make A Cute Box Of Drawers May 22nd, 2009 by Avital OK. I’ll admit it. I am addicted. Addicted to boxes… Luckily I have been moving a lot in the past years, so I got to buy boxes and treys over and over again. I just LOVE that everything has its place. Therefore when I saw this idea of a box of drawers online (in numerous places) I immediately knew that this project is right up my alley. Usage Ideas for the Box of Drawers Sewing kit – A place for your threads, threaders and needles.Embellishments center (as shown above) – You can put your buttons, paper flowers, die cuts, eyelets and brads all in one place.Office supply organizer – A chic way to camouflage your paper clips and staples stash…Family “Mail-Box” – Attach a name tag to each drawer and leave heartfelt notes to each other. I’d love to hear what ideas you come up with… so please do share! So if you feel like making your own box of drawers keep on reading: Tools & Supply How To [The great music is by Josh Woodward from his album "Here Today"]. Share

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"Exploding Box" Class... Exploding Box Class - "An Exploding Year" - by Anso Please feel free to use these instructions to make your own boxes. You are free to link to this page from any forum etc if you wish. For the box you will need:* 3x 12x12 sheets of cardstock For the lid you will need: * 1x 12x12 sheet of cardstock (though this can be A4 also, you only need a 6 ¼”x6 ¼” piece) Tools: * trimmer * scissors * scoring tool, like a bone folder etc, or the scoring blade if you have a Zision trimmer or similar * glue (I would recommend double-sided tape PLUS a wet glue like Glossy Accents, Diamond Glaze etc) * 4 paperclips (to hold card in place while drying) – optional * corner rounder – optional * inkpad for edges of card - optional I would recommend that your four sheets are either exactly the same colour, or different shades of the same colour. First of all – please don’t be put off by how long the instructions are. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. …and don’t forget you do NOT need glue on the back of your largest piece. 6. 7.

Mount Nod: the almost forgotten resting place of Wandsworth’s Huguenots | Flickering Lamps Marooned on an island between two busy stretches of road in south west London is a little known burial ground that tells a small part of the long and complex story of London’s immigrants. The name of one of the adjoining streets gives away this connection: Huguenot Place. The Huguenots were French Calvinist Protestants who left France in search of religious freedom after the Edict of Nantes was revoked in 1685. The Edict of Nantes had previously granted the Huguenots significant rights in a predominantly Catholic country, but under the more autocratic rule of Louis XIV this tolerance was revoked and many Huguenots saw no option other than to leave France. It is thought that around half a million Huguenots fled to other Protestant countries in Europe and further afield. Many of them settled in England, and today they are most closely associated with the Spitalfields area of East London. There isn’t a great deal of information to be found about the old burial ground. Like this: Related

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