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Adding special characters without using codes

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Community Member, 187 Posts

11 November 2008 at 7:55am


I am building a site which will require content changes to text including special characters such as acutes and umlauts etc.

I have no problem adding these using the appropriate codes but I was wondering if there is a way to provide a more user-friendly interface for the content manager who may struggle with these codes?




Community Member, 712 Posts

11 November 2008 at 8:56pm

The HTML Editor (TinyMCE) has an 'insert symbol' button which opens a symbol navigator with all the usual accented characters etc .... is this not suitable?


Community Member, 187 Posts

12 November 2008 at 6:59am

Hi Hamish
Yes it does ... had completely missed it. Thanks for the steer.