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Discus and support Symbols.... in Windows 10 Ask Insider to solve the problem; Hi! I have a question because my symbols are not in the place they should be. Ive had this for some time now. CTRL+SHIFT does not work. I also tried... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Ask Insider' started by /u/crashikoot, Mar 30, 2021.

  1. Symbols....


    Hi!

    I have a question because my symbols are not in the place they should be. Ive had this for some time now. CTRL+SHIFT does not work. I also tried to change the language of the keyboard and other keyboard settings. I just really dont know what to do next.

    Hope anyone can help me with this.

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    /u/crashikoot, Mar 30, 2021
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  2. resetting keyboard symbols

    Hi Carol,

    Thank you for posting in Microsoft Community.

    I would suggest you to remove English UK and just have the default English US under keyboard input language and check.

    Step 1:To keep English US as the default input language and to remove other installed services

    a. Type Settings in the search bar and click on the setting symbol on the top right.

    b. Click on Time and Languages.

    c. Click on Region and Languages.

    d. Under the languages tab.

    e. Click and Change the language to English US.

    Step 2:Use on screen keyboard to type the characters (@, “)

    To use on-screen keyboard, follow the steps below.

    a. Click on Start; type “On-screen” without quotes and hit Enter.

    b. Now check if you’re able to get right characters.

    Let us know if it helps or post back for further assistance, we will be glad to help.
     
    Akheel Ahmed, Mar 30, 2021
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  3. symbols only displaying after another key is pressed.

    Hi Alex,

    Virus and malware could be one of the possible reasons why you're having trouble with symbols on your keyboard. To isolate the issue, we'd like to ask you a few questions:

    • Have you made any recent changes to your device before the issue started?
    • Did you encounter any error messages while typing the symbols?
    • Can you tell us the troubleshooting steps that you've performed?

    Meanwhile, we suggest scanning your device using an antivirus program and see if it's infected by a virus.

    We'll keep an eye out for your response.
     
    Ronalene Mat, Mar 30, 2021
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  4. Ray.TJ Win User

    Symbols....

    INSERT SYMBOLS

    A couple of days ago I asked how to get capital letters with accents (circumflex). I got a very prompt answer suggesting a couple of methods including changing the character code on the symbols submenu. This worked very well but I didn't note the original
    character code which produces most of my commonly used symbols.

    What is this code please and is there a list of alternate character codes together with what symbols they produce?

    Many thanks

    RayTJ
     
    Ray.TJ, Mar 30, 2021
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