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Type Accents on a Mac with US Keyboard

Press and hold the keys listed below in the order given. Release the keys and then type the letter to be accented.

OPTION+`, the letter à, è, ì, ò, ù, OPTION+e, the letter á, é, í, ó, ú, ý OPTION+i, the letter â, ê, î, ô, û OPTION+n, the letter ã, ñ, õ OPTION+u, the letter ä, ë, ï, ö, ü, ÿ, OPTION, a or A å, Å OPTION+’ æ, Æ OPTION+q or Q œ, Œ OPTION+ c or C ç, Ç OPTION+ o or O ø, Ø SHIFT+OPTION+? ¿ OPTION+1 ¡ OPTION+s ß

Example, to type é, press and hold OPTION, then press the e key. Release the 2 keys and type e.