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International Character Input

Using the International Character Input

In Postbox 5, you can now press and hold any key to bring up a set of International Characters. To insert a character, type one of the number keys 1-9:

Postbox International Character Input

If more than 9 options are available, click the + or type the + sign to display additional options:

Postbox International Character Input

Some character keys are supported as well. For example, holding down the quote key will display the following:

Postbox International Character Input

The new international character input mechanism is supported on both Mac and Windows.

Disabling

There may be cases where disabling the International Character Input mechanism is desired. To turn it off:

  • Navigate to Preferences (Mac) or Options (Windows) / Composition / Typing
  • Disable the checkbox for International Characters panel

Character Table

! Inverted Exclamation Mark
$ Cent sign
$ Pound sign
$ Euro Sign
$ Currency sign
$ Yen sign
/ Broken bar
& Section sign
c Copyright sign
a Feminine Ordinal Indicator
\ Left-pointing double angle quotation mark
- Not sign
r Registered sign
- Macron
# Degree symbol
+- Plus-minus sign
2 Superscript two
3 Superscript three
m Micro sign
p Pilcrow sign
. Middle dot
1 Superscript one
o Masculine ordinal indicator
\ Right-pointing double-angle quotation mark
14 Vulgar fraction one quarter
12 Vulgar fraction one half
34 Vulgar fraction three quarters
? Inverted Question Mark
A Latin Capital Letter A with grave
A Latin Capital letter A with acute
A Latin Capital letter A with circumflex
A Latin Capital letter A with tilde
A Latin Capital letter A with diaeresis
A Latin Capital letter A with ring above
A Latin Capital letter AE
C Latin Capital letter C with cedilla
E Latin Capital letter E with grave
E Latin Capital letter E with acute
E Latin Capital letter E with circumflex
E Latin Capital letter E with diaeresis
I Latin Capital letter I with grave
I Latin Capital letter I with acute
I Latin Capital letter I with circumflex
I Latin Capital letter I with diaeresis
D Latin Capital letter Eth
N Latin Capital letter N with tilde
O Latin Capital letter O with grave
O Latin Capital letter O with acute
O Latin Capital letter O with circumflex
O Latin Capital letter O with tilde
O Latin Capital letter O with diaeresis
x Multiplication sign
O Latin Capital letter O with stroke
U Latin Capital letter U with grave
U Latin Capital letter U with acute
U Latin Capital Letter U with circumflex
U Latin Capital Letter U with diaeresis
Y Latin Capital Letter Y with acute
d Latin Capital Letter Thorn
s Latin Small Letter sharp S
a Latin Small Letter A with grave
a Latin Small Letter A with acute
a Latin Small Letter A with circumflex
a Latin Small Letter A with tilde
a Latin Small Letter A with diaeresis
a Latin Small Letter A with ring above
a Latin Small Letter AE
c Latin Small Letter C with cedilla
e Latin Small Letter E with grave
e Latin Small Letter E with acute
e Latin Small Letter E with circumflex
e Latin Small Letter E with diaeresis
i Latin Small Letter I with grave
i Latin Small Letter I with acute
i Latin Small Letter I with circumflex
i Latin Small Letter I with diaeresis
d Latin Small Letter Eth
n Latin Small Letter N with tilde
o Latin Small Letter O with grave
o Latin Small Letter O with acute
o Latin Small Letter O with circumflex
o Latin Small Letter O with tilde
o Latin Small Letter O with diaeresis
:/ Division sign
o Latin Small Letter O with stroke
u Latin Small Letter U with grave
u Latin Small Letter U with acute
u Latin Small Letter U with circumflex
u Latin Small Letter U with diaeresis
y Latin Small Letter Y with acute
d Latin Small Letter Thorn
y Latin Small Letter Y with diaeresis
A Latin Capital Letter A with macron
a Latin Small Letter A with macron
A Latin Capital Letter A with breve
a Latin Small Letter A with breve
A Latin Capital Letter A with ogonek
a Latin Small Letter A with ogonek
C Latin Capital Letter C with acute
c Latin Small Letter C with acute
C Latin Capital Letter C with circumflex
c Latin Small Letter C with circumflex
C Latin Capital Letter C with dot above
c Latin Small Letter C with dot above
C Latin Capital Letter C with caron
c Latin Small Letter C with caron
D Latin Capital Letter D with caron
d Latin Small Letter D with caron
D Latin Capital Letter D with stroke
d Latin Small Letter D with stroke
E Latin Capital Letter E with macron
e Latin Small Letter E with macron
E Latin Capital Letter E with breve
e Latin Small Letter E with breve
E Latin Capital Letter E with dot above
e Latin Small Letter E with dot above
E Latin Capital Letter E with ogonek
e Latin Small Letter E with ogonek
E Latin Capital Letter E with caron
e Latin Small Letter E with caron
G Latin Capital Letter G with circumflex
g Latin Small Letter G with circumflex
G Latin Capital Letter G with breve
g Latin Small Letter G with breve
G Latin Capital Letter G with dot above
g Latin Small Letter G with dot above
G Latin Capital Letter G with cedilla
g Latin Small Letter G with cedilla
H Latin Capital Letter H with circumflex
h Latin Small Letter H with circumflex
H Latin Capital Letter H with stroke
h Latin Small Letter H with stroke
I Latin Capital Letter I with tilde
i Latin Small Letter I with tilde
I Latin Capital Letter I with macron
i Latin Small Letter I with macron
I Latin Capital Letter I with breve
i Latin Small Letter I with breve
I Latin Capital Letter I with ogonek
i Latin Small Letter I with ogonek
I Latin Capital Letter I with dot above
i Latin Small Letter dotless I
IJ Latin Capital Ligature IJ
ij Latin Small Ligature IJ
J Latin Capital Letter J with circumflex
j Latin Small Letter J with circumflex
K Latin Capital Letter K with cedilla
k Latin Small Letter K with cedilla
k Latin Small Letter Kra
L Latin Capital Letter L with acute
l Latin Small Letter L with acute
L Latin Capital Letter L with cedilla
l Latin Small Letter L with cedilla
L Latin Capital Letter L with caron
l Latin Small Letter L with caron
L Latin Capital Letter L with middle dot
l Latin Small Letter L with middle dot
L Latin Capital Letter L with stroke
l Latin Small Letter L with stroke
N Latin Capital Letter N with acute
n Latin Small Letter N with acute
N Latin Capital Letter N with cedilla
n Latin Small Letter N with cedilla
N Latin Capital Letter N with caron
n Latin Small Letter N with caron
N Latin Capital Letter Eng
n Latin Small Letter Eng
O Latin Capital Letter O with macron
o Latin Small Letter O with macron
O Latin Capital Letter O with breve
o Latin Small Letter O with breve
O Latin Capital Letter O with double acute
o Latin Small Letter O with double acute
O Latin Capital Ligature OE
o Latin Small Ligature OE
R Latin Capital Letter R with acute
r Latin Small Letter R with acute
R Latin Capital Letter R with cedilla
r Latin Small Letter R with cedilla
R Latin Capital Letter R with caron
r Latin Small Letter R with caron
S Latin Capital Letter S with acute
s Latin Small Letter S with acute
S Latin Capital Letter S with circumflex
s Latin Small Letter S with circumflex
S Latin Capital Letter S with cedilla
s Latin Small Letter S with cedilla
S Latin Capital Letter S with caron
s Latin Small Letter S with caron
s Latin Small Letter long S
T Latin Capital Letter T with cedilla
t Latin Small Letter T with cedilla
T Latin Capital Letter T with caron
t Latin Small Letter T with caron
T Latin Capital Letter T with stroke
t Latin Small Letter T with stroke
U Latin Capital Letter U with tilde
u Latin Small Letter U with tilde
U Latin Capital Letter U with macron
u Latin Small Letter U with macron
U Latin Capital Letter U with breve
u Latin Small Letter U with breve
U Latin Capital Letter U with ring above
u Latin Small Letter U with ring above
U Latin Capital Letter U with double acute
u Latin Small Letter U with double acute
U Latin Capital Letter U with ogonek
u Latin Small Letter U with ogonek
W Latin Capital Letter W with circumflex
w Latin Small Letter W with circumflex
Y Latin Capital Letter Y with circumflex
y Latin Small Letter Y with circumflex
Y Latin Capital Letter Y with diaeresis
Z Latin Capital Letter Z with acute
z Latin Small Letter Z with acute
Z Latin Capital Letter Z with dot above
z Latin Small Letter Z with dot above
Z Latin Capital Letter Z with caron
z Latin Small Letter Z with caron
s Latin Small Letter long S