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Using Special Characters in HTML

To display one of the following symbols or special characters within your web page, you must insert the corresponding HTML code into the code of your webpage.

For example, if you wish to write Peter Høj, you must type Peter Høj into the code view of your webpage.

Special character   HTML code   Description  
– en dash
— em dash
¡ ¡ inverted exclamation
¿ ¿ inverted question mark
" " quotation mark
“ left double curly quote
” right double curly quote
‘ left single curly quote
’ right single curly quote
« « left angle quote
» » right angle quote
& & ampersand
¢ ¢ cent
© © copyright
÷ ÷ division symbol
> > greater than
< &lt; less than
µ &micro; micron
· &middot; middle dot
&para; paragraph
± &plusmn; plus/minus
&euro; Euro
£ &pound; British Pound Sterling
¥ &yen; Japanese Yen
® &reg; registered
&trade; trademark
á &aacute; a with acute accent 
Á &Aacute; A with acute accent
é &eacute; e with acute accent 
É &Eacute; E with acute accent
í &iacute; i with acute accent 
Í &Iacute; I with acute accent
ó &oacute; o with acute accent 
Ó &Oacute; O with acute accent
ú &uacute; u with acute accent 
Ú &Uacute; U with acute accent
à &agrave; a with grave accent
À &Agrave; A with grave accent
è &egrave; e with grave accent 
È &Egrave; E with grave accent
ì &igrave; i with grave accent 
Ì &Igrave; I with grave accent
ò &ograve; o with grave accent 
Ò &Ograve; O with grave accent
ù &ugrave; u with grave accent 
Ù &Ugrave; U with grave accent
ã &atilde; a with tilde
à &Atilde; A with tilde
ñ &ntilde; n with tilde
Ñ &Ntilde; N with tilde
õ &otilde; o with tilde 
Õ &Otilde; O with tilde
ä &auml; a with umlaut
Ä &Auml; A with umlaut
ë &euml; e with umlaut
Ë &Euml; E with umlaut
ï &iuml; i with umlaut
Ï &Iuml; I with umlaut
ö &ouml; o with umlaut
Ö &Ouml; O with umlaut
ü &uuml; u with umlaut
Ü &Uuml; U with umlaut
ÿ &yuml; y with umlaut
Ÿ &Yuml; Y with umlaut
î &icirc; i with circumflex
Î &Icirc; I with circumflex
ô &ocirc; o with circumflex
Ô &Ocirc; O with circumflex
û &ucirc; u with circumflex
Û &Ucirc; U with circumflex
å &aring; a with ring
Å &Aring; A with ring
æ &aelig; ae ligature
Æ &AElig; AE ligature
ç &ccedil; c with cedilla
Ç &Ccedil; C with cedilla
ø &oslash; o with slash
Ø &Oslash; O with slash
ß &szlig; ess-tsett
°

&deg;

degree

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