What is actually getting sent


(Rick Cogley) #1

Hi - I noticed that if I type altfn / key or altfn - key, I get « or ».

The laquo or raquo is usually alt \ or altshift \ , so I can understand how the first one works. But how is the second one working?


(Gergely Nagy) #2

Alt+Fn+- is |, which happens to be Shift+\, so Alt+Fn+- translates to Alt+Shift+\, which is - as you found - ».


(Rick Cogley) #3

Ah! Right, even on a Japanese keyb, shift yen is pipe. Thanks!